7th Annual KidsPeace Trick-or-Trot 5K / 1 Mile Walk in partnership with the Baltimore Orioles

  • Oriole Park at Camden Yards 333 W Camden St Baltimore, MD, 21201 United States

KidsPeace, in partnership with the Baltimore Orioles and Angela and Buck Showalter, invite you to run or walk for kids in foster care. Enjoy a great course (chip timed) through the harbor and finish on the field with the Oriole Bird! Dress up in your favorite Halloween costume (or as your favorite Oriole) and enjoy a fun post-race party. Fantastic gift certificates will be presented for top runners, age group winners and best costumes. Long sleeve Under Armour t-shirts for first 900 registered runners and walkers.


ENTRY FEES

5K Run (Adult and Youth 5+): $35 prior to October 27th; $40 thereafter

1 Mile Walk (Adult and Youth 5+): $35 prior to October 27th; $40 thereafter

There are no refunds of entry given or transfers of entry permitted for this event.

Please click here for a printable mail in registration form.


Race Information

5K Race begins at 8 am and the 1 Mile Walk begins at 8:05 am!

*World Series alternate date set for Sunday, November 13th

For more race information please visit www.kidspeace5k.org.


Packet Pick-Up

Thursday, October 27
12 - 7 PM | KidsPeace Office
5575 Sterrett Place, Suite 200, Columbia, MD 21044

Friday, October 28
5 - 8 PM | Dempsey's Brew Pub at Camden Yards

Race Day
Saturday, October 29*
Registration and packet pick-up begins at 6:30 AM | Gate A
5K race begins at 8 AM
1 Mile walk begins at 8:05 AM

*World Series alternate date set for Sunday, November 13th


Course

Race begins and ends at Oriole Park at Camden Yards.  Run through the Harbor and experience the thrill of finishing on the field!


Awards

Great gift certificate prizes for the first three male and female finishers and the first masters finishers as well as age group winners. Dress in costume and win prizes in our costume contest! Awards given for Best Child Costume, Best Adult Costume, Best Family Costume, Best Group Costume, Most Creative Child Orioles Costume and Most Creative Adult Orioles Costume.  The largest registered team and the top fundraising team is guarenteed a photograph with Angela and Buck Showalter!


Amenities

The first 900 registered runners and walkers will receive an Under Armour long sleeve race shirt! T-shirt sizes are available first come, first serve at packet pickups.

We have planned a fun Pre and Post Race Party for you with Buck and Angela Showalter and the Oriole Bird! Enjoy a costume contest, food, face painting, a moon bounce, more Halloween fun and a post race Awards Ceremony!

Timing: The 5K run will utilize chip timimg technology.


Parking

Parking is complimentary in Lot B and Lot C at Camden Yards.


Strollers

Strollers are not permitted on the 5K course. Strollers are permitted on the 1 Mile Walk course but must be left at the Stroller Drop-off point (by Gate D) before entering the stadium and finishing on the field.


Beneficiary

All proceeds benefit KidsPeace Foster Care and Community Programs of Maryland -- including KEYS (KidsPeace Empowering Youth to Succeed), a program which prepares youth for independence through life-skills training. Visit our facebook page for more information about our work at www.facebook.com/KidsPeaceMaryland


Individual Fundraising

Please join our important work and help raise funds for foster youth!


Thank you to our sponsors

A HUGE thank you to our sponsors (as of May 12th):

The Baltimore Orioles | Under Armour | United Concordia | CareFirst | Moser Consulting | Baltimore Marriott Waterfront | GEICO | W.R. Grace | Schulte Sports | Roy P. Sachs | 105.7 The Fan | Mix 106.5 | Today's 101.9 | PressBox | MASN | SoldierFit

Team Showalter 5K Merchandise: Team Showalter Trick-or-Trot 5K orange performance t-shirts and hats are available with an additional donation of $30 each and can be purchased during registration or at www.kidspeace5k.org

For more information or to become a sponsor, create a corporate team or to volunteer, please contact Gina Seyfried 410-964-9329 or gina.seyfried@kidspeace.org

For media inquires, please contact Ray Schulte, Schulte Sports 410-350-6226 or Ray@SchulteSports.com