10K Run & 5K Run/Walk to support Sacramento Food Bank & Family Services


Thanksgiving morning - Thursday, November 23, 2017 — Rain or Shine!
10K - 8:15 a.m. • 5K - 9 a.m.


The race starts on J Street just west of the entrance to the Sacramento State campus and runs through the beautiful tree lined streets of East Sacramento. 


  • Individuals
    • Youth (17 & under)
      • July 1 - November 23 only $20!
    • Adults (18 & older)
      • Early Bird Registration (by Thursday, November 16) - $35
        (guarantees a shirt in your size!)
      • Regular Registration (Friday, November 17 through Wednesday, November 22) - $40
      • Race Day Registration (Thanksgiving Day, November 23) - $45 *Race day registrants will not be timed
  • Teams 
    • Teams receive an upgraded shirt wither personalized team name, group photo, breakfast and more!
    • Youth (17 & under) - $35
    • Adults (18 & older) - $55
    • All team members must register by November 1, 2017
  • Drumstick Dasher (Virtual participant)
    • Out of town? Responsible for the Meal? Want to sleep in? Register as a Drumstick Dasher to receive your bib and shirt, but skip the running. You may pick up your shirt at REI before the event or at SFBFS after the event.
    • Drumstick Dashers may pick up their shirts at REI beginning November 19 or at Sacramento Food Bank & Family Services (3333 Third Ave. Sacramento, Ca 95817) after December 1.  
  • Thank You scarf
    • Individuals who give a donation of $50 or more AT THE TIME OF REGISTRATION (and WHILE SUPPLIES LAST) will receive a Run to Feed the Hungry scarf!  Register today! 
  • Online registration
  • Paper registration available! Click here to print and mail in your registration by November 1!


Run to Feed the Hungry merchandise items are available for purchase! Stay warm this Thanksgiving with a Run to Feed the Hungry hoodie and beanie or showcase your support with Run to Feed the Hungry shoelaces! Select your favorite items when you register!

Individual Shirt Sizing Chart
Lightweight Zip Hoodie Sizing Chart
Beanie - one size fits most

 Individual cotton, unisex, Navy blue long sleeve tee 

 Individual cotton, unisex, Navy blue long sleeve tee 


Packet Pickup

Packet Pickup is available Saturday, November 18 through Wednesday, November 22 (6 p.m.) at the Sacramento REI Store. See REI Packet Pickup information. Packet pick up is also available on Thanksgiving Day from 7 - 9 a.m. at Sac State.

Things to Remember

  • Please keep dogs at home...for the safety of both species!
  • No roller blades, bikes, scooters or skateboards.
  • Bike parking is available during the event. (LINK TO MAP)
  • Refunds and transfers are not available because all proceeds go to support families in our community.
  • No strollers, baby joggers or wagons in the 10K and 5K timed races.