Registration & early Pick Up Questions

How do I register?

You may register either online, in person at any of the shirt pick up locations, or at the race.

Can I register at early pick up location?


Can I pick up a shirt for a friend or family member?


Are credit cards accepted at early pick-up locations or the day of the race?

No, cash or check only.

How early should I register if I want to pick up my shirt early?

Online Registration ends at midnight on Wednesday July 12, 2017.

When is Early Shirt Pick up?

Friday July 14, 2017 from 11:00AM to 1:00 PM

Where do we pick up our Shirts?

See Schedule of Events tab.

Am I guaranteed a race shirt?

Only participants that have registered prior to July 1, 2017 are guaranteed the race shirt size they requested during the registration process. Early Pick up and Race Day sign ups are not guaranteed the shirt size of their choice, shirts will be given on a first come first serve basis. We will do our best to get everyone the shirt size they want.

What type of shirts are being given?

The 2017 Design A Wish 5K shirt will be a tek shirt.

Will I be able to change my shirt size?

You will not be able to exchange your shirt until after the race. You will be given the shirt size you ordered during registration; if any shirts remain, we will try to accommodate your need.

What type of timing is being used?

MRTC will be timing the event, timing chips will not be used.

Race Day Questions

Where is the race located?

Pink Palace Museum

What time does the race start?

8:00 AM

Where is the race start?

Central Avenue at the gates of the Pink Palace

What if it is raining on race day?

The race will happen rain or shine

When should I arrive?

If you have not picked up your shirt, you may do so the day of the race between 7:00 and 7:45.

Where do I park?

Free parking will be available at the Pink Palace Museum. Enter at the side gate off Lafayette.

Are walkers allowed to participate?

Yes, walkers are requested to start towards the end of the pack.

Please no pets or strollers.

When are the awards?

Immediately following the race.