5K Philanthropy Run/Walk

Join fellow Wildcats and friends for the 2017 Homecoming Philanthropy 5K Run/Walk on Sunday, Oct. 15. Proceeds from the the event will benefit Cats' Cupboard, the K-State student food pantry. Participants may walk or run the course. Participants with strollers and dogs on a leash are welcome. 

Sunday, Oct. 15
K-State Alumni Center, K-State Manhattan campus
9:45 a.m. Lineup begins
10 a.m. Run/Walk begins

The 5K course begins/ends at the K-State Alumni Center, located at the corner of 17th Street and Anderson Avenue, and travels through the K-State campus. The race will take place rain or shine. Parking will not be allowed in the Alumni Center lots. Please park in the West Stadium lots. View course map (pdf).


All registrations submitted online/postmarked after Oct. 4: 
• $25 (T-shirt availability cannot be guaranteed for entries after the Oct. 4 priority deadline.)

• All proceeds of the 2017 Homecoming Philanthropy 5K Run/Walk will benefit:
Cats' Cupboard, the K-State student food pantry

Advanced registration is closed. Walk-up registration will be accepted at the K-State Alumni Center from 8:30-9:30 a.m. the  morning of the race.
*Greek Homecoming chairs can submit their large group registration through Canvas.

5K Run/Walk Packet Pickup
Packets must be picked up by 9:30 a.m. on race day.

• Large Group & General Public: Friday, Oct. 13 from 2 to 5 p.m.
• General Public Only: Sunday, Oct. 15 from 8:30 to 9:30 a.m.
• Race packets may NOT be picked up after 9:30 a.m. on race day. 

Packet Pickup and Race Start Location
K-State Alumni Center
1720 Anderson Ave.
Manhattan, Kansas

11 a.m. Sunday, Oct. 15
K-State Alumni Center
Cash prizes will be presented to the top three males and females in the student and nonstudent categories.

Marcus Kidd '14, '16
Assistant director of student programs