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Race Information

RACE INFORMATION | Event Date: June 10, 2023

Detroit Riverfront Run to support the Detroit Riverfront Conservancy

The much-anticipated Detroit Riverfront Run is back in person for 2023! After record attendance last year, we’re excited to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the Detroit Riverfront Conservancy with you during this family-friendly wellness event!

This year’s Detroit Riverfront Run features a 5k & 10k run/walk and will be held on June 10, 2023. The race route will showcase the Detroit Riverwalk and Dequindre Cut. All participants will receive a commemorative T-shirt, a participation medal, post race snacks and other goodies to be announced. Registration for the 5K run/walk is $35 per participant, 10K is $45 per person or virtual race is $45 per person before May 1. Starting May 1st registration fees increase to $40 for the 5k, $50 for the 10k or $50 for the virtual race.

Packet Pick up for the riverfront run will take place on June 9th from 12-6pm at Run Detroit. Run Detroit is located at 441 W. Canfield Street, Detroit MI 48201. Click here for a parking map. Race Day packet pick up will begin at 7:30 AM and end at 8:30am at the race start and finish line located in Cullen Plaza – 1340 E. Atwater St. Detroit, MI 48207.

Click here to register!

Virtual Runners – your materials will be mailed out on Monday, June 12
How to participate in a Virtual Run!

Step 1 – Register for the Detroit Riverfront Run!

Step 2 –  Your shirt, bib, & finisher medal will be mailed to you the week of June 12th.

Step 3 –  Run or Walk your Virtual 5K or 10K  anytime/anywhere between June 12– June 30th.    (Ex. treadmill, favorite park, on the Riverwalk on a different day)

Step 4 – Share your photos online and use the #DetroitRiverfrontRun2023! There will not be race awards for the virtual race

Join us for the Riverfront Run After Party on the riverfront with music, drinks, and food at Robert C. Valade Park, just a 10 minute walk east from Cullen Plaza. Featuring breakfast sandwiches and a full bar with drink specials including mimosas, bloody marys, and espresso martinis. The party will begin directly after the races and end at 1 pm.

5K: (Commemorative t-shirt, Bib & medal)

  • $35 (before 5/1/2023)
  • $40 (5/1 through 6/7/2023)
  • $45 (Race day)

5K Virtual: (Commemorative t-shirt, Bib & medal)

  • $45 (before 5/1/2023)
  • $50 (5/1 through 6/7/2023)

10K: (Commemorative t-shirt, Bib & medal)

  • $45 (before 5/1/2023)
  • $50 (5/1 through 6/7/2023)
  • $55 (Race day)

10K Virtual: (Commemorative t-shirt, Bib & medal)

  • $45 (before 5/1/2023)
  • $50 (5/1 through 6/7/2023)

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