River Run

Sat June 1, 2019 Wichita, KS US 67202 Directions
515 S. Main
Wichita, KS US 67202

A Riverfest tradition, River Run features a downtown route adjacent to the Arkansas River, finish line party at Runners' Village, entertainment at the WaterWalk Stage and Admiral's Pancake Feed.  Get your game face on and challenge family and friends as you GO FOR THE GOLD in the 43nd annual River Run

All registrants receive a Riverfest button, commemorative t-shirt, medallion and a complimentary finish line breakfast.  An awards ceremony will take place on the WaterWalk Stage immediately following the completion of the 5K race.  

The River Run race series includes four race events:  Marriott International 10K Race, Katie Partridge Memorial 5K Run/Wheelchair Race, YMCA 2 Mile Walk and the Lane Enterprises Tot Trot, exclusively for kids.

Early-bird registration will begin on November 15, 2018 for the following races:

Marriott International 10K Race (7:15 a.m.)

  • Adult (13 and over) 10K - $35 (November 15-February 28)
  • Youth (12 and under) 10K - $27 (November 15-February 28)

Katie Partridge Memorial 5K/Wheelchair

5K Run (7:40 a.m.)/Wheelchair Race (7:35 a.m.)

  • Adult (13 and over) 5K - $25 (November 15-February 28)
  • Youth (12 and under) 5K - $17 (November 15-February 28)

YMCA 2-Mile Walk (9:15 a.m.)

  • Adult (13 & over) - $20 (November 15-May 27)
  • Youth (12 & under) - $15 (November 15-May 27)

Lane Enterprises Tot Trot (10:30 a.m.)

  • Ages 2-7 -  $15 (November 15-May 27)

Online registration ends at 11:59 p.m., Monday, May 27th.  After that time, registration will be available only onsite the morning of the race.

Packet Pick up

Registered runners may pick up race packets on the following days:

Wednesday, May 29th - Thursday, May 30th.  Packets can be picked up at the Wichita Festivals, Inc. office, 444 E. William.  Office hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Friday, May 31st - Packets can be picked up from the River Run Registration Trailer outside of the East Riverfest entrance gate at Water & Waterman from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Race day registration and packet pick up are available starting at 6 a.m.,  June 1st at Water & Waterman.

**Price increases $10 per race for the Marriott International 10K and the Katie Partridge Memorial 5K run on race day.**


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Thank you to our 2019 River Run Sponsors!