St. Patrick's Day 5K

  • Sunday, March 11, 2018
  • Finley Community Park
    2060 West College Avenue
    Santa Rosa, CA 95401
  • 3pm race time


    Sorry, but no dogs or double strollers allowed (single strollers okay).


    If you finished in the top 3 in your age group, and were not able to stick around on Sunday to pick up your prize, you can still pick it up from Fleet Feet Sports Santa Rosa (111 Third Street) during their business hours thru March 31st, 2018. Fleet Feet's business hours are:

    Monday - Friday, 10am - 7pm
    Saturday, 10am - 6pm
    Sunday, 12 - 5pm
St. Patricks Day 5K
Lucky 7s for All!
  1. Race Details
  2. Registration
  3. Cost

Race Details

The St. Patrick's Day 5K is a chip-timed race open to all ages and abilities and participants receive a commemorative mug at the finish line! Stick around after the race for the post-run celebration complete with a judged costume contest, fun activities, sponsor giveaways and music! Plus, all finishers get to fill their race mug with root beer courtesy of Whole Foods Market or a beer from HenHouse Brewing Company for those 21+. Don't miss details on the Group Discount/Team Race Competition below (listed under COST information).

Proceeds from the 5K benefit the Santa Rosa Recreation & Parks Scholarship Fund. Scholarships from this fund provide families in need the opportunity to participate in our recreation programs.
  1. Event Schedule
  2. Contests & Celebrations

Event Schedule

  • 2:45pm: All participants report to start line
  • 3pm: Race start-time
  • 3:20pm: Post-race celebration opens as first finishers arrive back in park
  • 4pm: Award pickup booth opens (top 3 in each age group)
  • 4:15pm: Costume Contest Presented by Wine Country Radio
  • 5:30pm: Event ends 
  1. Sponsor the Event
  2. Volunteer for the Event
  3. FAQs       

Sponsor the Event

Opportunities are available for sponsors. Click here to view a summary of our sponsorship levels and benefits. Contact Kristi Buffo at (707) 543-3276 or  to become a part of the event.


The Santa Rosa Water Department partners with Rec & Parks to make the 5K truly "green" and kicks off Fix a Leak Week at the event! Stop by the super cool mobile Hydration Station at the race finish line to help quench your thirst with chilled water from the tap. Look for water-saving tips while out on the race course, then stop by the Water booth at the post-event celebration to learn bout water saving rebates and tips for reducing water usage in your home.

Thank You to our Partners & Sponsors

Whole Foods Market logo
FleetFeet Logo
HenHouse Logo
Brooks logo
The krush logo
100.9 logo
Santa Rosa Water logo
AMR logo
Orange theory fitness lgoo
Latino 95.5 Logo