Celebrate the 50th Anniversary of Earth Day!
Join the 5th annual Earth Day 5K Bee Run/Walk River Cleanup, on Boom Island Park, Minneapolis, in the only National Park offering scenic views of the Mississippi River!
Family-friendly and dogs welcome on a course that travels through one of the city's most historic and naturally beautiful areas.
Before and following the 5K learn about efforts to protect pollinators, and enjoy live music, entertainment, and Earth Day festivities. Take part in an organized river cleanup.
Save our bees and their habitat by participating in this National movement!
Get "sweet" swag:
• Grand Prize Drawing: Flat-screen TV
• Prize Drawing: 4 Tickets to a regular season Minnesota Vikings game, Row 12 First Tier, U S Bank Stadium, value $500
• Technical T-Shirts for All Paid Participants
• And much more!
Costumes encouraged, prizes for the best!
Boom Island Park
724 Sibley Street Northeast
Minneapolis, MN, 55413 United States
PRE-RACE PACKET PICKUP – FRIDAY, APRIL 17
Mill City Running
411 East Hennepin Ave,
Minneapolis, MN 55414
RACE DAY SCHEDULE – SATURDAY, APRIL 18
REGISTRATION opens at 7:30 am
PACKET PICKUP opens at 7:30 am
ENTERTAINMENT/EXHIBITS/SELFIE STATION 8:15 am-noon
KIDS’ FUN RUN start at 8:30 am
FUN RUN start at 9:00 am
RIVER CLEANUP start 9:30 am (bags & gloves will be provided)
Sponsored by the Great River Coalition, the National Park Service and Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board