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Save the Date: March 25, 2018 !

The Friendship Run has been Olympia’s favorite St. Patrick’s Day tradition for the last 15 years!

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Join the fun at our family-friendly morning of running and funning!  Come run or walk a beautiful 5K on a paved path.  Well-behaved dogs and strollers are welcome.  Run a lovely 10K course through the Evergreen State College campus.

Register your child for the FREE Kids Run – all kids running will receive a prize!  Registration for the Kids Run will also be available on race day.

All proceeds from the Friendship Run event benefit Olympia’s Westside Cooperative Preschool, a local 501c-3 charitable organization providing access to quality early childhood education.

As always, you can look forward to:

  • 5K Run/Walk, including stroller division
  • 10K Run, including stroller division
  • FREE Kids Run (ages 2-8)
  • Awesome swag
  • Prizes for overall and age group male and female finishers
  • All Race participants receive one raffle ticket—lots of great prizes
  • Many fantastic items donated by local sponsors for our raffle – additional raffle tickets available for purchase ($2 each) 

Read our 2017 article on Thurston Talk!