Miles for Melanoma



  • Lake Phalen Regional Park (map)
  • 1500 Phalen Drive
  • Saint Paul, MN, 55106
  • United States

Miles for Melanoma Twin Cities is a 5k run/walk that encourages participants to support and raise funds for the Melanoma Research Foundation (MRF). Funds raised by Miles for Melanoma runners/walkers support the melanoma research that's zeroing in on important breakthroughs that people fighting melanoma so desperately need. Last year, 675 participant raised $70,000 for melanoma research, education, and advocacy. This year, our goal is to raise an incredible $80,000 at this fourth annual event!

Register early to save! Early-bird registration ends on Wednesday, August 10, 2016 at 5:00 p.m. local time. Race day registration increases by $25 per person. Competitive runners will be $55 per person and non-competitive runners and walkers will be $25 per person. Credit cards and checks only - no cash will be taken due to security issues.

Can't attend? Participate virtually! If you would like to support Miles for Melanoma Twin Cities from the comfort of your home, choose virtual participation! Virtual registrants have a discounted registration rate. They do not participate on race day but are still eligible for all fundraising prizes (event day Champions shirt excluded).

Check-in and Registration begins at 7:00 a.m.

Run/Walk begins at 8:30 a.m. 

Race cancellation and weather policy:
Events may be delayed, shortened or in rare circumstances cancelled, due to inclement weather.  This includes lightning, wind, heat, snow, or the threat of imminent severe weather that may harm or injure participants, staff, set up crew and bystanders. Event time frame includes setup, race and teardown. All possible attempts will be made to contact those involved by email, website and social media.  No refunds or transfers allowed.