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($30: Ages 0 - 17) ($36: Ages 65 - 110)
8:00AM PDT - 8:30AM PDT Price increases after December 31, 2023 at 11:59pm PST
Run Like The Ponies!

Kids Races

$20 9:45AM PDT

Race Website

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285 W. Huntington Ave
Arcadia, CA US 91107


Run Like a Thoroughbred at Derby Day 2024!

Join us for an exhilarating day of fitness and fun at Santa Anita Park for the 2024 Derby Day, where you can race like a champion before enjoying elite horse racing. This family-friendly event has something for everyone, so gather your loved ones and get ready for an unforgettable day!

Event Highlights:

  • Scenic course: Experience the beauty of nature as you run or walkthe 5K through the picturesque Los Angeles Arboretum, surrounded by lush greenery and stunning botanical gardens, before reaching the grand finale – crossing the finish line on the iconic Santa Anita Race track. 
  • Kids' Races: Little ones can join the excitement with two thrilling options—a 6-furlong race for a longer challenge (ages 7-12) and a quick Homestrach yard dash (ages 6 and under), both exclusively on the legendary horse track.
  • Post-Event Entertainment: After your race, soak up the excitement at our post-event expo, where you'll find music, food, free beer to race participants over 21, and the annual Spring Carnival.
  • Free Admission to Derby Day Horse Races: As a Derby Day 5K participant, you'll receive complimentary admission and parking to the annual Derby Day horse races. Don't miss the chance to witness these magnificent creatures in action.
  • Medals, Shirts, and Timing: Every participant will receive a well-deserved finisher medal, a stylish event shirt, and precise timing to track your performance.

Important Information: Please note that registration fees are non-refundable and non-transferable.

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