Annual Ketchikan Blueberry Festival Fun Run! 1 mile , 5k and 10 K
Join us downtown right above the cruise ship docks at the corner of Main and Grant. Fun for all ages!
The race runs through the streets of Ketchikan and moves out to the coastal bike trail and loops back in to starting line.
This is the kick off event for all the fun the Blueberry Arts Festival. From slug races and pie eating contests to crafts and art from Ketchikan's most creative residents.
This year for the first time we have our own unique Ketchikan Blueberry Fun Run T-shirts for the the first 135 registrants. Ketchikan Running Club is making a transition to all on-line registrations. Please spread the word. Unfortunately, we have had to increase the race fee to pay for costs, but we now include T-shirts for the first 135 registrants. Winners in each category are awarded an official Ketchikan Arts Council Festival T-shirt. Runners join us from far and wide. Cruise ship guests welcomed!
Event details and schedule
Please , please please register on-line before the race and help us spread this message. There will be NO DAY OF registration. We have designed and ordered 135 Blueberry Fun Run 2019 T-Shirts for the first 135 registrants. Event winners are awarded official "Ketchikan Arts Council Blueberry Festival T-Shirts."
Orientation to race and T- shirt pick up: 7:45 am - 8:45.
1 mile at 9:00
5k walk and run at 9:30
10K run at 9:30
Race starts near the corner of Grant and Main St. in downtown Ketchikan.
5k has a route thorugh town and out on bike trail to the Coast Guard Base as the turn around; 10K is nearly the same route but runners head out further on bike trail south of town with a turn around marked by the South Tongass Gas Station. Race maps available at orientation table.
Ketchikan Running and Walking Club