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! View the Kids Fun Run Final Instructions for all your race information!

Event Location & Time

Friday, September 25, 2020

Start Location: Lock 3 Park

Check-In & Pre-Race Activities: 5:00 p.m.

Race Start Time: 6:30 p.m.

Course: Downtown Akron; Lock 3 Park and Vicinity

Finish Location: Lock 3 Park

KFR Start 2016

Race Premiums

All children participating in the Kids Fun Run will receive:

  • Superhero Gift
  • 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!


  • Cascade Parking Deck: 10 Mill Street, 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.**

Presenting Sponsor

Signet Logo

Official Sponsors

City of Akron - Horrigan