• Lake Harriet Bandshell (map)
  • Minneapolis, MN

2016 Results

Race Location

  • The Lake Harriet Picnic Shelter (beside the bandshell)


Race Packet Pickup

  • Friday, September 9th, 2016
    From 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Saturday, September 10th, 2016

From 10:00am-5:00pm

Marathon Sports/Fleet Feet Sports
2312 West 50th St
Minneapolis, MN 55410
Ph: (612) 920-2606

  • Race Day Sunday, September 11, 2016 (Race day)
    Registration Starts at 10:00 am; 5K at 11:00am
    At the Lake Harriet picnic shelter.

Race Times

  • 5k Run, Walk, Stroll : Sunday September 11, 2016 @ 11:00 A.M.; Kid’s Run 11:45am

Contact Information

For more information please contact Mary Anderson

Do you love Minneapolis Parks?

The 11th Anniversary Run for the Parks 5K: Walk, Run, Stroll on September 11th is a great way to give back to parks you love while doing something you enjoy. People for Parks, a Minneapolis nonprofit, hosts the event and uses proceeds to fund scholarships and equipment for lower income youth to participate in Minneapolis Parks youth sports. This is a family friendly event with strollers and dogs welcome. Whether you're going for a personal best, or simply want to give back to the parks and trails you use regularly, we invite you to join us!

Marathon Sports/Fleet Feet Sports invites you to join a fun, family day supporting Youth Sports. We’ve partnered with non–profit, People for Parks, on their Sept 11th 5K Run/Walk/Stroll around Lake Harriet. Proceeds from this race will provide scholarships and equipment for youth sports throughout the Minneapolis park system, including Football , Basketball, Gymnastics, Tennis, Soccer, Hockey , Baseball, Track, Volleyball, Wrestling , Softball and swimming lessons. Bring the whole family! 

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.