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 next to E Street NW and will open at 7:00 am. Runners must place their belongings in the clear bag received at packet pick-up and check their no later than 8:15 am. We cannot accept backpacks or other large items and checked bags must be picked up noon.


If you have any cash or check donations please bring them with you to drop off at the donation tent located on 13th Street NW. Collection envelopes will be available at packet pick-up and on-site.


Personal fundraising incentives can be picked up at Incentives Tent located on Freedom Plaza. See you if you qualified for an incentive HERE. Champions can pick up their incentive(s) in the Champion Tent on Pennsylvania Avenue.


Pick up some awesome race swag at the merchandise tent, located on 13th Street NW. Hoodies, jackets, tote bags, and t-shirt will be available for purchase. Cash and credit card will be accepted.