2022 Race for DC Kids 5K

Sponsored by DRT Strategies


Join us September 24th for our

Tenth Annual Race for DC Kids 5K

Sponsored by DRT Strategies

followed by the

Post Race Party!


329 N Manchester Street

Arlington, VA 22205


Be a hero for some of our community’s kids and families, in-person or virtuallyPrizes will be awarded to the top team, top female and top male finishers virtual and in-person. Participation medals for all participants.


Race Schedule

Virtual racers may run any time between September 1

 and September 24. (To be considered for top finish, virtual racers must complete race by September 23.)


8:00 am: Event Registration/Packet Pick-up

9:00am: Race Begins

10:00am: Kids Fun Run Begins

10:30am: Winners Announced

Back to School Bash

11:00 am - 1:00 pm

FREE entry with a donated backpack or school supplies to be given to YLF school partners

Food trucks, Moon bounce, Giveaways & Music, Superhero Costume Contest



Read more about the Annual 5K Race and our partnership with DRT.

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