Kids Fun Run

Bring the entire family and join us for the Kids Fun Run presented by Signet Jewelers. This free, non-competitive 1 mile fun run for children 12 and younger is intended to teach them that exercise can be rewarding and fun. This year’s event will be a wonderful family celebration and an experience you won't want to miss!



KFR Start 2016

Event Location & Time

Friday, September 28, 2018

Start Location:  Lock 3 Park

Check In & Pre-race Activities:  5pm

Race Start Time:  6:30 pm

Course:  Downtown Akron; Lock 3 Park and Vicinity

Finish Location:  Lock 3 Park


KFR 2016

Race Premiums

All children participating in the Kids Fun Run will receive:

  • Kids Fun Run Commemorative Item
  • Snack
  • Finishers Medal



Featuring a course on the streets downtown, the Kids Fun Run will prove to be a fun event for the whole family! 

Kids Fun Run Course Map



  • State Street Parking Deck: 52 W State St, Akron, OH 44308
  • Akron Children's Hospital Bowery Street Parking Deck: 199 Bowery St, Akron, OH 44308 


**Please note, parents and guardians do not need to register themselves for the Kids Fun Run. Only children need to be registered.**


Register now at!


Presenting Sponsor

Signet Logo 2016

Official Sponsors

City of Akron - Horrigan