Most City offices closed Wednesday, June 19, to observe Juneteenth

The City of Portland recognizes Juneteenth as a formal day of remembrance to honor Black American history and the end of slavery in the United States. Learn about Juneteenth.

5K Series Fun Runs

Image of people smiling while running on the track in a 5K at Fernhill Park
Portland Parks & Recreation's annual 5K Fun Run Series are family-friendly 5K races that take place monthly from May through September at parks throughout Portland. 

Run for the fun of it! We celebrate the participation of all ages, along with athleticism, and friendly competition. We welcome new walkers and runners, as well as our seasoned racers. On race day, participants have the opportunity to time themselves using our sports clock and every finisher gets a ribbon. 

  • Adults (age 18 and older): $5
  • Youth (age 17 and under): FREE
  • Walk up registration day of event - Cash Only

2024 5K Event Calendar

Event Schedule:

  • 8:45am — 5K start time for racers who run a 5K in under 30 minutes.
  • 9:20am — Kids Fun Run (1K/2K)
  • 9:40am — 5K start time for all participants.

Each event will include raffle prizes, music, face paint, crafts, vendors, and lots of bananas. SO, SO many bananas.

Pets are welcome to observe, but for safety reasons, cannot participate in the races.

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