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Aquarium Sea Lion 5k coming up

Top runners at the race will receive handmade paintings done by sea lions at the Aquarium.
Credit: Aquarium of Niagara 5K

NIAGARA FALLS, N.Y. — The Aquarium of Niagara is hosting a Sea Lion 5K this weekend on Saturday, Sept. 23. 

Check-in and registration for the race will begin at 8 a.m., and the race will start at 9 a.m. The race starts and ends at the former Niagara George Discovery Center which is a short walk from the Aquarium.  People can park for free in the aquarium parking lot.  

Registration can be done online here.

Registration costs $30 but will increase to $35 on the race day. Kids 6 years old and younger participate for free. T-shirt availability is not guaranteed for those registering on the day of the race. 

Those age groups who come out as top runners will receive a unique painting made by rescued sea lions at the Aquarium. Overall top male and female runners will receive a certificate for a free animal encounter. 

Following the race there will be a post-party at the aquarium with healthy snacks, live music, access to the public gallery, and a sea lion presentation. 

It’s almost time to hit the trails again for this year’s Sea Lion 5k! Join us on Saturday, September 23rd for a run,...

Posted by Aquarium of Niagara on Wednesday, August 9, 2023

To register or learn more visit aquariumofniagara.org

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