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New Date! Sea Lion Rescue Run 5k

Quick Details

Date: September 13, 2020

Start Time: Registration begins at 7:45 AM, race starts at 9AM

Race Location: The 5K starts and finishes on the Niagara Scenic Pkwy at Whirlpool State Park, near the parking lot. The post-race party and awards reception will take place at the Aquarium with live entertainment, snacks and refreshments, and a sea lion show.

Participants are responsible for their own transportation.

Day of Race

Join the Aquarium of Niagara on a beautiful USATF certified 5K pavement course along the Niagara Gorge!

We welcome all runners and walkers. All participants will receive free admission into the Aquarium after the race where a post-race party and awards reception will be hosted with healthy snacks and a Sea Lion Show! The race benefits our rescued seals and sea lions; we are proud to be a rescue facility and to provide them a home and a second chance!

Top runners in their age groups will receive a unique painting made by one of our rescued sea lions. The overall top male and female runners will receive seal encounters.

  • The first 100 participants are guaranteed a t-shirt
  • All participants receive free admission to the Aquarium for the day

7:45    Registration Begins
8:45    Registration Closes
9:00    Race Begins
10:15  Awards at the Aquarium of Niagara
11:00  Sea Lion Show