Jump start your
Thanksgiving morning
with a fun 5K walk or run
through historic Hyde Park
in midtown Kansas City.

Proceeds from this
event will benefit the Community Programs
of the Pilgrim Center.

Pilgrim Run Logo

Thanksgiving Morning
Thursday, Nov 22, 2018
Race Start: 9:00 A.M.
Pilgrim Chapel
3801 Gillham Road
Kansas City, MO

Race Info

Leader in the Pilgrim RunTurn deodorant into dignity! This Thanksgiving we are sponsoring a "Deodorant Drive" in partnership with Giving the Basics, a local nonprofit organization that collects personal hygiene products and distributes them to 220,000 people monthly. Deodorant is rarely donated but always needed. Don't forget to bring your donation on race day! Or drop by any area Cornerstones of Care location or RUN 816 from now until Thanksgiving to find a drop bin. 

The start and finish (both southbound) will be just to the north of the Pilgrim Chapel at 38th Street and Gillham Road.

• The course will take the runners and walkers through Hyde Park, Gillham Park and the Hyde Park neighborhood.

• All 5K participants (runners & walkers) will be chip timed.

• The course has been certified by the USATF.

Course map

5K runners and walkers will receive a long sleeve color T-shirt
(shirts not guaranteed if registering after Nov. 11).

There will be awards for the overall female and male winners, and masters (40 and over) female and male winners. Medals will be awarded to the top 3 finishers in each male/female age group.

Age Groups: 9 & Under, 10-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75-84, 85+.

Children's Pilgrim Dash


The Cornerstones of Care Children's Dash for kids 8 & Under will be held at the conclusion of the 5K run and walk. Divisions are: 4 & Under, 5-6, and 7-8. The younger two divisions will run 100 yards and the older division will run 200 yards. Dash participants will receive a T-shirt (shirts will not be guaranteed if registration is after Nov. 11. Ribbons will be awarded to all finishers.

There will be refreshments at the finish line in Hyde Park.


Pick up your packet or register in person.
Wednesday, November 21 – 3:00 to 7:00 p.m. at RUN816, 304 Westport Road, KCMO 64111.
Thursday, November 22 – 7:30 to 8:30 a.m
at the Pilgrim Chapel, 3801 Gillham Road, Kansas City, MO.

Race is on dad!
Parking is available at Notre Dame de Sion Grade School –
3823 Locust St.
Access to this parking lot will close at 8:45 a.m. and exit will not be opened until 9:30 a.m. since this lot is within the race course.

Other parking is available at Westport Commons (formerly Westport Middle School) at 39th and Warwick, The International's lower level at the SW corner of Armour and Gillham, and Cornerstones of Care on the west side of Gillham and 36th St.

Please DO NOT park on
the streets that are on the race course.

Beautiful day for a race!