2022 IRIS Peace Day 5k

Sun September 18, 2022 West Des Moines, IA 50265 US Directions


2022 IRIS Peace Day 5k

9:00AM CDT - 2:00PM CDT


Raccoon River Park 2500 Grand Avenue
West Des Moines, IA US 50265


IRIS is a non-profit, non-religious organization that conducts programs which bring students, journalists, business people, educators, and government leaders to Iowa from around the world.

Since 2015, IRIS has held a family friendly event each year to celebrate the United Nations International Day of Peace. This year, the Peace Day 5K/10K and International Festival will be held at Raccoon River Park in West Des Moines. The day will include a 5K/10K Run/Walk to help promote peace and an international Festival with different games and activities for people of all ages. 

The Peace Day 5K run/walk is part of the IRIS International Festival in recognition of the UN International Day of Peace. Kick off the morning at 9:00 AM with a guided yoga session led by YogaSix in West Des Moines. All runners or sponsors will receive a custom RAYGUN T-shirt! All profits from the event support the IRIS Global Grants and Scholarships program around the world!

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Contact Info

Address: 1401 50th St. STE 102
West Des Moines, IA 50266
Email: info@iris-center.org
Phone: 515-978-4464



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