The finish line is just the beginning.

Schedule and Activities

Schedule and Activities

6:30 am Hospital Shuttle Service Begins 
7:00 am  Pre-Race Activities Begin
  • Race day packet pick-up
  • Champions tent
  • Bag Check Opens
  • Incentive pick-up tent
  • Donation drop off tent
  • Merchandise sales
  • Vendor area on Pennsylvania Avenue
8:00 am  Kids' Activities Open on Freedom Plaza
8:20 am  Race Day Packet Pick-Up Closes
8:30 am  Fundraising Awards presented: Teams and Individuals
8:45 am  5K Run/Walk Starts
9:30 am  Awards Ceremony
  • Top overall finishers, male/female
  • Age group winners can pick up awards at Results Tent on Pennsylvania Avenue
10:15 am  Kids' Dash Starts
11:00 am  On-site Activities End
12:00 pm  Last Hospital Shuttle Departs Freedom Plaza


Bag check will be located on Freedom Plaza and will be open from 7:00 am to 8:15 am. Runners must place their belongings in the clear bag that they will receive at packet pick-up. We cannot accept backpacks or other large items. All checked bags must be picked up by noon.


If you have any cash or check donations, please bring them with you on race day and drop off at our donation tent. Collection envelopes will be available at packet pick-up and at the race.


Personal fundraising incentives can be picked up on race day at the incentives tent. Learn more about how you can qualify for our fun incentives.


Visit our merchandise tent on race day, and take home our awesome Race for Every Child swag items! T-shirts, jackets, bags, and more will be available for purchase. Cash and credit cards will be accepted.