• Father Hennepin Park (map)
  • 420 Southeast Main Street
  • Minneapolis, MN 55414
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Grab your sneakers and the ugliest tie you can find and join us on Father’s Day for the 3rd annual Ugly Tie 5K fun run. This family-friendly event features a full day of fun with an incredible 5K course and a kids .5K along the scenic downtown Minneapolis riverfront followed by a post-race party with live music, snacks and great prizes at Father Hennepin Park. Then, stick around for the Stone Arch Bridge Festival featuring 200+ artists, music and a car show.


Kid's 5K Launch - Race Day $10
Early Bird: 3/14 - 4/15 $30
Advanced Rate: 4/16 – 5/20 $35
Last Chance to Save: 5/21 – 6/15 $40
Walk Up Rate 5K Race Day $45


  • All finishers receive a medal

  • Chip timed event

  • A USATF certified 5K course

  • All participants receive a performance tee

  • Complimentary beverage of your choice. Beer, Zing Zang & Prairie Bloody Mary, or N/A.

  • And more special surprises


8:00 am Packet Pickup
8:15 – 9:00 am Pre-run stretch and yoga class hosted by Alchemy 365
9:00 am Kid’s Run
9:15 am 5K Run/Walk
10:00 am Post-Race Party/Activities


Saturday, June 15th: 11am – 1pm.

Fresh Thyme, Prospect Park
24 30th Ave SE
Minneapolis, MN 55414