OCTOBER 7, 2017

The Springdale Downtown Runaround is a family style race event consisting of a 1 Mile Fun Run, a 5K distance, and a 10K distance. All distances are followed by an after party, including pancakes, with fun for all ages. The 1 Mile Fun Run or as we like to call it the “Funnest Run” is an exciting adventure that takes place along the Razorback Greenway. The 5K and 10K courses showcase the best of Downtown Springdale including the Razorback Greenway, Luther George Park, Shiloh Square, The Jones Center, and local businesses.  

When: October 7, 2017

Where: The Jones Center, JTL Plaza

Who: Everyone! This is a family friendly event, and all are welcome!

Start Times: The Funnest Run | 8:30AM

                    5K/10K | 9:00AM

*Strollers and dogs on leashes are welcome to join but are encouraged to start near the back of the race pack.

Race Entry: All race entries include an official 2017 Springdale Downtown Runaround T-shirt and a pancake and bacon breakfast immediately following the race. 5K and 10K entries include chip timing and course support.

Funnest Run (1 Mile): $10

5K: $25

10K: $35

*All race entry prices increase $5 on September 23, 2017.

Pancake Ticket: $2, Spectators, family members, friends, and anyone else who will be at the Downtown Runaround but is not a registered runner is welcome to purchase a $2 pancake ticket in order to enjoy our delicious pancakes and bacon. Pancake tickets can also be purchases on our registration site. 

Awards: The overall male and overall female winner for the 1 mile, 5K, and 10K will receive an award. All finishers of the 1 mile will receive a special race souvenir. The 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place age group winners for both male and female for the 5K and 10K will be awarded a Springdale Downtown Runaround medal. The age groups are as follows: 19 and under, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60+.

Packet Pick Up: The Jones Center Lobby, Time TBA

After Party: After victoriously crossing the finish line, runners can expect a family friendly post-race party!  Our after party will include refreshments, music, pancake breakfast (pancake tickets are $2 for non race participants), inflatables, games, and more fun for all ages!

Volunteers: If you are interested in volunteering at this event, please contact Meredith Cupp (mcupp@jonesnet.org, 479-725-4534).

REGISTER HERE: https://app.regwiz.io/register/springdalerunaround/113

Race questions: Meredith Cupp, mcupp@jonesnet.org, 479-756-8090 ext. 2168

Media inquiries: Jake lane, jlane@jonesnet.org, 479-756-8090 ext. 2214

Press release: here