About the Race


Saturday, September 16, 2017
The Nethermead Prospect Park, Brooklyn

7:45 am - 8:30 am Registration is open.
8:45 am Microchip timed participants start the race.
8:50 am Runners and walkers start the race.
10:00 am - 2:00 pm Enjoy Whole Foods picnic and Nickelodeon Worldwide Day of Play activities.

Who participates in Race for the Kids?

  • Our Mentoring Matches or as we call them Bigs and Littles
  • Families throughout NYC
  • Seasonal avid 5k NYC Runners
  • Friends of our volunteers
  • Those who prefer to walk
  • Corporate Groups

It only costs $20.00 to register or $30.00 if you would like your race timed. But of course you can individually raise more, or sponsor a friend or team.
Only microchip runners are able to win the race!
Get started and join us on September 16th, 2017 in Prospect Park.

Click here to download the Race Route Map.