Annual Cincinnati Gorilla Run is Sunday, March 30 - KCTV5

Wear a gorilla suit, run and raise money for mountain gorillas

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File photo from a previous Gorilla Run. File photo from a previous Gorilla Run.
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Today, the city welcomed the third annual Gorilla Run/Walk/Ride to benefit the Mountain Gorilla Conservation Fund.

The run began at the Montgomery Inn Boathouse in the East End. Runners got to keep their gorilla suit. This event raises money for the Mountain Gorilla Conservation Fund.

This annual family friendly event was a full-day of fun beginning with a Little Gorilla 1K, then the 5K followed by the Silverback After Party at the Montgomery Inn Boathouse.

The festivities included food, live music, an awards ceremony and more to raise awareness and funds for the preservation of the mountain gorillas of Africa.

You can read more information about the race here: http://cincinnatigorillarun.com/

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