Wild 5K


Saturday, July 31, 2021
Race starts at 9:00 a.m.

Audubon’s Wild 5k will be live this year. The 5k trail run/walk will take you through fields and forests, and will include whatever COVID precautions are needed at the time of the race.

Help make this event a success by becoming a sponsor.

Register to Race

Wild 5k, Adult and Child Event

Race through fields, forests, and across boardwalks as you speed toward the finish line. The money raised at this race directly supports Audubon. The awards ceremony will take place outside in the Stephanie Frucella Education Pavilion in Audubon’s backyard.

Special Information: This race covers uneven ground and bridges. Most of the race is on bare ground, with one small section along pavement. The trail will be well marked with white signs showing the way.

Click here to register.

Entry Fee
$30 Adults
$25 Nature Center or Striders members

$10 Optional t-shirt
Register by July 19 to order a Wild 5k t-shirt.

The award ceremony will be held at 11:00 a.m.

2021 Event Sponsors

Click here to become a sponsor and help make this years Wild 5k a success.

Jamestown Macadam

I-86 Auto Truck Repair and Auto Service


An additional Thank you to Audubon’s Community Partners:

Curt and Susie Westrom

Bob and Kathy Frucella
Carnahan-Jackson Foundation
Chautauqua Region Community Foundation
Holmberg Foundation
Hultquist Foundation
Jessie Smith Darrah Fund

The Lenna Foundation
The Ralph C. Sheldon Foundation

Bush Industries, Inc.
Community Foundation for Greater Buffalo
Hal and Mary Conarro
Jan Simons Boyle

Metallic Ladder Manufacturing Corp. 
Univera HealthcareWhirley-DrinkWorks!


Audubon Community Nature Center
1600 Riverside Road
Jamestown, NY 14701

(716) 569-2345

Click here for directions

Hours and Admission

Nature Center Hours:

Monday - Saturday
10:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

1:00 - 4:30 p.m.

Building Admission:

Members - Free
Non-member Adult (ages 16+) - $6
Non-member Child (ages 3 - 15) - $2
Children ages 2 and under - Free
Maximum cost for a Family - $15
Free admission to the Nature Center for SNAP/EBT cardholders.
Free admission for all on Sundays

Grounds and Outdoor Exhibits:

Open daily, year round from dawn to dusk free of charge

Click here for holiday closings

Thank you, Community Partners

Audubon Community Partners make a significant financial contribution each year because they believe that every child deserves the opportunity to have a real and healthy connection to nature.

Carnahan-Jackson Foundation
Chautauqua Region Community Foundation
Curt and Susie Westrom
Holmberg Foundation
Hultquist Foundation
Jessie Smith Darrah Fund

Lenna Foundation
Ralph C. Sheldon Foundation

Bob Frucella's Tax Service
Bush Furniture, a Brand of eSolutions Furniture 
Hal and Mary Conarro
Univera Healthcare
Weinberg Financial Group
Whirley Drinkworks