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Parks & Recreation

Healthy Parks, Healthy Portland

Phone: 503-823-PLAY (7529)

Fax: 503-823-6007

1120 SW Fifth Ave., Suite 1302, Portland, OR 97204

2014 Race Dates are Set

Race dates for the 2014 $5 5K Series have been set! We look forward to another excellent season. Thank you to all who participated last year! We hope to see you agian, along with some bright new faces, at our 2014 events. We are proud to announce that in September you will see the return of Westmorland Park! Other race dates and locations include:

  • May 18 – Fernhill Park
  • June 15 – Lents Park
  • July 13 – Gabriel Park
  • August 17 – Laurelhurst Park
  • September 14 – Westmorland
  • October 19 – Pier Park

Open Registration begins Monday, January 13th at 5:30am. We have increased the number of available spots - thank you for your valuable input. Space fills up quickly for these popular races; don't be left out! You may register directly from the Portland Parks and Recreation $5 5K Series website or in person at any Portland Parks Community Center location.

Another BIG announcement is on the way! Check back soon.

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