St. Patrick's Festival & 5K Fun Run
Get ready to ShamROCK ‘N” RUN Sioux City! Spectra has announced a St. Patrick’s Festival & 5K Fun Run/Walk in Downtown Sioux City, presented by Old Chicago. The festive celebration will take place throughout the day on Saturday, March 13.
Wear your favorite green garb and put on your lucky charms for a 5k fun run and walk. You’ll trot through Chris Larsen Park and dash around the Anderson Dance Pavilion on this course that will end at the Tyson Events Center. The race will start at 11:00 a.m. and is open to all ages. Advance registration is $25 and will increase to $30 on March 8. All participants in the 5k will receive a custom race t-shirt (register by February 25 to guarantee your shirt). Prizes will be awarded for the first-place overall male and female runners.
Following the race, join us on the outside plaza of the Tyson Events Center for live music, corned beef & cabbage, and Guinness. The St. Patrick’s Festival will run from 12:30 – 4:00 p.m. and take place rain or shine. Reserved tables will be available in groupings of 2, 4, and 6 to allow social distancing. Tickets are $10 per seat and must purchase the entire table.
5K Course Information
Runners will start at south of Gordon Drive/I 29 on the riverfront. Run west past Anderson Dance Pavilion, continue west under bridge and circle through Chris Larson Park onto Riverfront Trail, then back east to the starting point and proceed on the same trail for 2 more laps. For a total of 3 laps.
Fun Run and Walk Details
When: Saturday, March 13, 2021 at 11:00am (rolling start between 11:00am - 11:30am). Check-in will begin at 10:00 a.m.
Where: Parking / Check-In will take place at the Tyson Events Center Parking Lot. 401 Gordon Drive, Sioux City, IA 51104.
$25 through March 7
$30 March 8 - March 13
Registration before February 25 to guarantee a t-shirt.
Prizes will be awarded for the first-place overall male and female runners.
*Important COVID-19 Safety Guidelines*
Participants will need to wear a mask at registration and leading up to the start of the race. Please try to maintain a six-foot distance from other runners, as much as possible, during the race. Hand sanitizer stations will be available at registration and at the start and finish lines.