Fundraiser to honor zoo in Myrick Park
5K run to bring back zoo in La Crosse
LA CROSSE, Wis. (WKBT) — The Myrick Park Community will be hosting a Herd ‘Em Up 5K walk and run event to bring life back into the park by building an all-inclusive, safe, and fun area for the community, for visitors, and for animals to enjoy.
The event will take place April 20, 11 AM at Myrick Park in La Crosse.
This inaugural 5K will secure donations that allowing the community to achieve their goals to bring back a historical landmark, so many loved and cherished.
In honor of the old zoo at Myrick Park, the event will award prizes to the best animal-themed costume in individual and group!
Costumes aren’t required to participate, but it will qualify you for a prize.
Registration for the race is $35 for adults and $15 for ages 14 and under.
On site registration is available the morning of the race, starting at 9 AM, to register in advance please go to:
If you want to help in another way we are always looking for volunteers please sign up at:
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