Join us for a family-friendly 5K Run or Walk through the quiet streets of Madison’s Greentree neighborhood. The race will begin and end at Elver Park on the Madison Winter Festival grounds!
Official Event Presenter
Saturday, February 3 / 11:00 AM
1250 McKenna Blvd
Madison, WI 53719
Staring at Elver Park, the 5K run/walk course will turn right onto McKenna Blvd, then left onto Hammersley Road, and continue according to the following course map. The return trip will take you on the bike path through Greentree-Chapel Hills Public Park. Once out of the park the course will meet back at McKenna Blvd and into the Elver Park finishing area.
The run features: chip timing, prizes for overall and age group winners, hot chocolate, drinks, fruit and cookies for all race participants.
The event is 100% volunteer-run! All proceeds go to support winter recreation in the Madison area. Previous Beneficiaries: Madison Parks, Public Elementary Schools, Dane County Humane Society.
You can pick up your packet early at the Movin’ Shoes Store (528 South Park Street, Madison), 1 pm – 8 pm on Monday, January 29th; and 10 am – 8 pm on Tuesday and Wednesday, January 30-31. Packet pickup is available to everyone registered prior or on January 28th by 8 pm.
Walk up registration and packet pick up is available from 9 – 10:30am at the Elver Park Shelter #2.
Individuals are awarded in the 5K RUN as follows:
– Top 3 men and top 3 women finishers overall;
– First man and first woman finisher per age category.
All registered runners and walkers will receive a Running Buff and complimentary refreshments at the start and finish.
Registration and transaction fees are nonrefundable, including in the event of cancellation.
Frosty Kids Fun Run
If you have a family with young kids, it will be a fun-filled morning. Kids ages 5-9 years can participate in the casual 1K fun run. Children older and younger are more than welcome to join in! All participants receive a prize and snacks at the finish line. Be sure to bring weather appropriate clothing and footwear! The run is free thanks to our generous sponsors and partners listed above.
Saturday, February 3 / 10:30 AM
(stretches will begin 10 minutes prior to run start)