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.
5K Run: $35 through August 31st; $40 thereafter
1 Mile Walk (Adult and Youth 5+): $35 through August 31st; $40 thereafter
There are no refunds of entry given or transfers of entry permitted for this event.
5K Race begins at 8 am and the 1 Mile Walk begins at 8:05 am!
For more race information please visit www.kidspeace5k.org.
Thursday, October 26
12 - 7 PM | KidsPeace Office
5575 Sterrett Place, Suite 200, Columbia, MD 21044
Friday, October 27
5 - 8 PM | Dempsey's Brew Pub at Camden Yards
Race Day: Saturday, October 28
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
Race begins and ends at Oriole Park at Camden Yards. Run through the Harbor and experience the thrill of finishing on the field!
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 guaranteed a photograph with Angela and Buck Showalter!
The first 1000 registered runners and walkers will receive a long sleeve Under Armour 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 from on top of the Dugout!
Parking is complimentary in Lot B and Lot C at Camden Yards.
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.
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
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 July 1st):
The Baltimore Orioles | Under Armour | United Concordia | CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield | GEICO | W.R. Grace | The Sheraton Inner Harbor | Roy Sachs | VA Associates | 105.7 The Fan | Mix 106.5 | Today's 101.9 | PressBox | MASN | MARS Incorporated | MouthParty | KIND Snacks
Team Showalter 5K Merchandise: Team Showalter Trick-or-Trot 5K orange performance t-shirts and hats are available with an additional donation of $25 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 email@example.com
For media inquires, please contact Ray Schulte, Schulte Sports 410-350-6226 or Ray@SchulteSports.com