Fun runs are an incredible way to get outside with the family. It’s an wasy way to get active and actively participate with your children, and we’re fortunate that we’ve got so many options here in Edmonton. Here are a few kid-friendly fun runs in Edmonton that you’re going to want to register for this year.
WildOnes MaraFun | May 5
There is a race for all ages and abilities and includes a race village the whole family can enjoy. Activities include a FREE petting zoo, inflatables, face painting, stage entertainment and much more!
Pizza Party Fun Run | June 15
This casual and fun 5k run will take place in south Edmonton’s Twin Brooks. Registration is only $25 and includes a fun encouraging atmosphere, a medal, door prizes, PIZZA and bragging rights! Kids family and friends are welcome (parental supervision required under 16). The run will wrap up with a post run celebratory pizza party (BYOB)!
Foam Fest 5K | July 6
The 5K Foam Fest is a one of kind Obstacle Course based Fun Run. Join us for 22+ obstacles including the world’s largest inflatable waterslide, mud pits and 2.5 MILLION cubic feet of foam! Rock out all day to 12,000 watts of awesome (family friendly) music, enjoy a FREE kids zone for kids 7 and under, taste delicious food, shop from local vendors and celebrate your success in our well-stocked beer gardens.
Color Me Rad | July 13
This is the only 5K that will send you running through the rainbow and leave you covered from head to toe in powders of pink, yellow, green, blue, and violet. Winners are rewarded at the finish line with DJ anchored dance party that will make you forget you just ran a 5k
Edmonton Ice Cream Run | July 20
The Edmonton Ice Cream Run is a 1k, 5k, and 10k walk/run that raises funds for veterinary students who will directly impact the survival of the mountain and lowland gorillas in Africa. You’ll run for free ice cream and directly support a worthy cause!
Mega Bounce Run | July 27
This is a run for people that want to have “serious” fun and physically challenge themselves and their friends to the best run ever. You will have the most fun you have ever had on inflatable as you run, jump, bounce around the ten Mega Inflatables along a 5km route. Runners of all levels including walkers are welcome.