Back to All Events

[6/9] Step Beyond Celiac Philly 5K

Step Beyond Celiac is a fun run/walk event for the entire family! Currently held in three cities across the US, Step Beyond Celiac 5Ks raise funds to support the Beyond Celiac research efforts and help the organization develop a global patient registry of people diagnosed with celiac disease who want to participate in research studies, including clinical trials.

Join Beyond Celiac for our inaugural Step Beyond Celiac Philly 5K at the Philadelphia Zoo!

WHEN: Sunday, June 09, 2019
On site registration opens at 7:00am. Race starts at 8:00am.

The well-marked course will take runners and walkers throughout the entire Philadelphia Zoo, a truly unique experience!

All 5k participants will receive: --a commemorative race t-shirt (guaranteed if registered by May 17th) --FREE same-day admission to the Philadelphia Zoo --water --entertainment on the Impala Lawn In addition, delicious gluten-free boxed lunches are available for purchase with your registration until June 4th!

See the Merchandise drop-down as you register to make your selection and enjoy a post-race lunch! Click to the right to view the images of the meals. Medals will be given to finishers in the following categories: --overall male --overall female --top finisher in age groups 5-6, 7-8, 9-10, 11-12, 13-14, 15-18, 19-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59 and 60+

Transportation Notes: The Philadelphia Zoo is located at the corner of 34th Street and Girard Avenue in Philadelphia's historic Fairmount Park, the world's largest landscaped city park. Zoo parking will be available at the standard rate of $16/vehicle.