Chasing the Dream 5K -MLK Day Celebration

Mon January 18, 2021 Orlando, FL 32802 US Directions

Adult Registration

$30 7:45AM EST - 10:00AM EST
497 spots left. Price increases after December 11, 2020 at 11:59pm EST

Child Registration

$25 7:45AM EST - 10:00AM EST Registration ends January 18, 2021 at 5:59pm EST

Virtual Registration

$35 7:45AM EST - 10:00AM EST Registration ends January 18, 2021 at 11:59pm EST
Race Website

Additional race information can be found at

2501 General Rees Ave
Orlando, FL US 32802

Central Florida's only MLK Day Race!

Chasing the Dream 5K is an opportunity to support equality, unite the Orlando community, and celebrate the life of a great man, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

Chip timing & age group awards!

All participants will receive a shirt, medal, and race packet.

Proceeds from this event will benefit the New Image Youth Center.

There will also be a Zumba warmup, music, great vendors, and free raffle for all runners. Enjoy this fast and flat USATF certified course route at a beautiful park!

You can do even more to help your community on MLK Day by volunteering at a charitable organization after the race. Let's keep chasing Dr. King's dream by actively working to improve our community

Race Day Schedule

6:30 a.m.- Registration/Packet Pick-up Opens

7:35 a.m.- Pre-race Zumba Warm-up

7:45 a.m.- Race Start Time

8:45 a.m.- Awards Ceremony

Race Day Packet Pickup and Registration

Please arrive at least 20 minutes before the start time of the race to pick up your packet or register on race day. Registration will be located near the flag pole and statues within the park.

*Please bring a photo ID to pick up your packet

Day of Registration

You can still register your friends and family on race day!!!

$40 Adults; $30 Kids (Cash & Credit Accepted)


There is parking at the park on General Rees Avenue and on the surrounding streets. We encourage you to carpool and arrive early.

Donations for the New Image Youth Center

Our charity partner, New Image Youth Center, will be accepting new socks, toiletries (toothpaste, deodorant, lotion etc.), and gently used children’s clothing and books for children ages 5-17. Please take all donations to the registration area.


We will be giving awards to the first man and woman to finish in each age group category. Age groups are below.

15-19; 20-24; 25-29; 30-34; 35-49; 50-54; 55-59; 60-64; 65-69; 70-74; 75-79

There will also be awards given to the top three men and women overall.

*Race may become virtual depending on the local status of Covid-19 on race day


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