Event Timeline:

  • May 4 7:30 AM CDT – Race Day Registration Opens
  • May 4 9:00 AM CDT – 5K Start
  • May 4 9:00 AM CDT – Food Trucks and Bounce Houses Open
  • May 4 9:45 AM CDT – Kids Warmup
  • May 4 10:00 AM CDT – 1K Start
  • May 4 10:15 AM CDT – Awards Ceremony
  • May 4 12:00 PM CDT – Post Race Party Ends

Start/Finish Line Location: 4000 Greenbrier, Smith Park, University Park, TX

Registration: Opens in March after Spring Break

5K Run/Walk: Open to all ages (recommended 8+); Strollers welcome but must line up last; children in strollers do not need to be registered

1K Kids Race: (10 and under); Parents are welcome to race with smaller children but need not register

Pricing:  

  • 5K: $40/person (price increases to $50 on race day)
  • 1K: $25/person (price increases to $30 on race day)

Parking: There is no designated parking area for the race, as the event takes place through a residential neighborhood. If you are local to UP, please walk, do not drive, to the race start in Smith Park. For those commuting to the race, you will not be able to turn east onto Caruth or Greenbrier from Preston Road. Please park on the street anywhere south of Greenbrier Drive (NOT on Greenbrier), or on the streets north of Caruth between Preston and Pickwick.

Other Details:

  • 5K Run chip timed
  • Runners and walkers of all ages are encouraged to participate. Strollers are permitted, but for the safety of all participants, inline skates, bikes, and scooters are not permitted.
  • 500+ expected number of attendees, targeting families from the Park Cities and surrounding neighborhoods
  • All registrants will receive t-shirt and bib. Packet pickup dates and times TBD.
  • Race route is entirely residential through beautiful University Park
  • Post-Race Party at Smith Park features awards, food trucks, and kids party zone