5K Celebration

Confidence through

Each season comes to an end with a celebratory 5K. This closing event gives program participants of all abilities a tangible sense of accomplishment. Crossing the finish line instills confidence through completion and is a joyful moment program participants always remember! Everyone in our program receives a commemorative medal to celebrate this incredible achievement.

5K Celebration

Confidence through

5K Event Details

Portland Metro Spring Season Celebratory 5K
June 1, 2024

Blue Lake Regional Park - 21224 NE Blue Lake Rd, Fairview, OR 97024 


8am-1pm – your team will receive an official arrival time and wave start time closer to event day 


$35 for running buddies and community runners (financial aid available if needed)  

NOTE: Program participants have already been registered for the 5K and DO NOT need to register.

Volunteers help ensure our end of season 5K celebration is possible. We are looking for 100+ volunteers to help with set up, participant check-in, course management, water stations, finish line support, and more. Various shift times available. Interested in volunteering at our 5K event? Please fill out our volunteer form today!

Volunteering at the Girls on the Run 5K is an opportunity to be a part of a special day bursting with positivity, fun dance moves, high fives, supportive spirit, and superstar energy. By volunteering with us, you are making this memorable day possible for over 1000 youth and their running buddies! We rely on volunteers to support with: 

  • Set-up and Tear Down
  • Registration and Check-In
  • Course Monitoring 
  • Finish Line Support 
  • Water Stations
  • Cheer Stations
  • Team Supplies Return 
  • Parking

Note: All volunteers appointed through our council will undergo a background check. 


Adult 5K participant smiles while running outdoors through the city

Yes! As this is the highlight of the season, kids coaches and families will find plenty of ways to stay entertained including facepainting, cheer sign making, cheer stations, music, and food carts.  We’ll have merchandise for sale, too! 

To volunteer at the Girls on the Run spring 5K volunteers must be 18+ OR be accompanied by an adult if younger than 18. 

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Two Girls on the Run Coaches smile while running

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Not a coach or a Girls on the Run participant?  
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