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Run With the Animals 5K

The Run With the Animals 5K will be held Sunday, June 27, 2021 at Action Wildlife Zoo in Goshen, Connecticut.

The race will take you through a unique collection of animals spanning 6 of the 7 continents! Everything from African Zebra and Watusi Cattle, Asian Water Buffalo Vietnamese Potbelly Pig, South American Llama, North American Bison and Elk, Scottish Cattle, Russian Boar, Australian Emu, and many more!

Prizes will be awarded to overall winners and age categories winners after the event.

The Run with the Animals is the first race in Northwest CT YMCA’s Grand Prix Race Series.

All money raised during the series goes to support financial assistance so that everyone has a chance to learn, grow and thrive at the Y!

All adult registrants will receive an official event T-Shirt if registered by June 16, 2021 at 11:59 pm.

To register go to :

Event Schedule:

Race Bag Pickup & Race Day Registration Open 8:30 AM until 9:55 AM

Race starts at 10:00 AM

Refreshments after the race, including free drink tickets from Bad Dog Brewing Co. in Torrington!

Awards immediately following the race

Rain or Shine.

Race Day registration is $35.

If interested in sponsoring this year’s run contact us at

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