Packet Pickup & Race Day Registration

On race day you will need to use the following instructions to have the best race-day experience possible. 

5K Race begins at 8:00 am sharp!  Fun Run will begin at 8:45 am.  We STRONGLY encourage you to pick up your packets before Saturday to avoid the crowds and hassle.


Packet Pickup will be available on

Friday, September 21 from 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm at Tuckahoe Elementary School in the front lobby (6550 26th St N, Arlington, VA 22213).  You may also register or buy extra shirts there!  

RACE DAY - Sunday September 23 from 7:15 am until 7:50 am at Bluemont Park.   Race starts at the parking lot near the Bluemont Park playground at 601 N Manchester Street, Arlington, VA.  22203.  You may also park near tennis courts at other end of park and walk about .25 mi to start.

Limited race day packet pick up will be available between 7:15 - 7:40 a.m - please try to get your bib and shirt before race day!

NOTE:  We will do our very best to accommodate your requested t-shirt sizes but can't guarantee your size.  Extra Shirts will be available for sale at $10 per shirt for Fun Runners or others who would like a memento of the event!


We will have a limited number of registration spots open on race day (so register now online to avoid the crowds and hassle!).    

If you need to register for the 5K on race day, please come with cash or a check for the registration fee ($25) and plan to arrive between 7:00 a.m. and 7:40 a.m. Race-day registration will CLOSE at 7:40 a.m.