Sun February 26, 2023 Shoreline, WA 98133 US Directions
Lunar New Year 5k Walk/Run to Provide Charity Health Care

Lunar New Year 5k

$35 8:00AM PST - 12:00PM PST Price increases after February 24, 2023 at 11:59pm PST

Virtual 5K

$35 Registration ends February 24, 2023 at 11:59pm PST

The Lunar New Year 5k is back in person!

Stay safe, stay active! Celebrate 2023 Lunar New Year with a 5k run with our community! All runners and walkers of any age are welcome!

Every dollar from registrations will fund free and low-cost health care services for patients in our community.
All participants will get event swag, and a FREE event T-shirt (guaranteed when you volunteer or register before Feb 10th).


How do I participate?
1. In Person

Join us in-person at the Shoreline Interurban Trail! 5k is a chip timed, out and back, mostly flat greenbelt trail, free and accessible parking with vendors and Lunar New Year program beginning at Shoreline City Hall / Aurora Rents to kick off!

>>> Sign up to volunteer on the day of! <<<

*Packet pick up dates/times/locations to be announced

2. Virtually

Please visit our FAQ for more info. 


*Day-of Packet pick up will be available from 8:00AM - 9:05AM*

Program starts at 8:20AM

Race starts at 9:00AM

Breakfast add-on can be picked-up between 10:00AM-11:30AM

Race / in-person event ends 12:00PM

Who is the race organized by?

The International Community Health Services Foundation is a non-profit whose mission is to generate financial resources for charity care, build donor relationships and run ICHS capital improvements and expansion efforts. The Lunar New Year Virtual 5k is organized by ICHS Foundation. Learn more about ICHS Foundation here:

The International Community Health Services (ICHS) is a non-profit medical center serving 11 different sites in King County providing culturally competent services in more than 50 languages. The clinic was created in 1973 from community activists who were committed in providing access to quality healthcare for all. Learn more about ICHS here: 

You can make a contribution by registering or making a donation.

What is Lunar New Year?

Lunar New Year is a celebration of the arrival of spring and a time of traditions embodying family, good health, and good fortune. 2023 is the Year of the Rabbit, which according to folktale signifies longevity, peace, and prosperity


  • Early Bird prices close on 1/27/2023 11:59PM PST
  • Regular Registration prices close on 2/24/2023 11:59PM PST
  • Late Registration closes on 2/26/2023 9:10AM PST
What comes with registration?
  • 2023 Lunar New Year 5k T-shirt*
  • ICHS and sponsor swag (as supplies last)

*T-shirts are FREE and sizes are guaranteed if you registered before 2/10/23. After Feb 10th, you may choose to pay the $5 T-shirt add-on, but sizes will be first come first serve, and if we run out of T-shirts, you may choose a shirt from our previous 5Ks. If you have any questions, email us
2023 T-shirt printer to be posted.

ICHS Foundation Volunteers are at the heart of our events! CLICK TO SIGN UP NOW!

  • Race Day Volunteers will receive a 2023 Lunar New Year 5K t-shirt.
  • Free parking is available.
  • Refreshments will be provided.
  • Volunteers who assist during the 2/25 packet pick-up day or 2/26 setup shift (arriving at 6:30am) can still attend the race and run or walk.
  • Volunteers for Main shifts (arrive by 7:30am latest) will not be able to attend the race.

Need Volunteer Hours?

We welcome high school age volunteers! Minors must have their guardians sign a Minor Volunteer Parent Consent form.  If you need volunteer hours for your organization or school, we will help you out! The Lunar New Year 5k is a great option for you. Sign up and assist us in making the event a success and we will happily sign any forms.

Breakfast Add-On Option

Seattle First Hill Lion's Club is offering breakfast!

By purchasing this add-on ($15) when you register for the in-person event, you can pick up a freshly made to-go box of assorted breakfast items from 10am-11:30am after you've finished the race.

*Breakfast box includes a pancake, rice, ham, Portuguese Sausage and eggs*

This add-on option will be available until Feb 20. You will not be able to purchase this add-on on the day of the event.

Proceeds made from purchasing this add-on will benefit ICHS Legacy House / senior services.

Race Website

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