Lakewood SummerFEST, Where there is a “WOW” factor!
The SummerFEST 5k and Free 1-mile race takes place at noon at the Triathlon Start Arch. This is a fun run/walk for all ages to promote health and community building in a fun atmosphere. Plus, you can say for Summerfest festivities. SummerFEST is a free, memorable, outdoor festival for the whole family at Fort Steilacoom Park. New this year is a hot air balloon glow! There is truly something for everyone. Sample amazing food from over 30 food trucks and a beer garden. Enjoy extreme trampoline acts, stilt walkers, an aerial motocross show, and roving circus acts. Participate in hands-on art activities, multi-sporting events, bubble soccer, Kids Zone with inflatables and pony rides. Browse the classic car show, shop at over 150 unique market vendors and listen to live music featuring Washed in Black-a Pearl Jam tribute band, The Infinity Project- a Journey tribute band, Chapter 5, and the Aphrodisiacs. See dances from over 14 countries on the International Festival stage. Get your free "Passport" stamped at over 25 high quality multi-sporting activities, and hands-on art stations. Stay for the movie at night, The Greatest Showman! For a complete schedule of events please visit https://cityoflakewood.us/summerfest/
Event details and schedule
Start Time: Noon
Location: Fort Steilacoom Park (Behind Main Stage on Angle Lane). Racers line up at the large Triathlon Start/Finish Arch.
I mile run Check-in: There is no packet pick up for the 1 mile race. Just check in with staff at the start line so we confirm your attendance.
5k Packet pickup takes place Friday July 12 at Lakewood City Hall, and race day July 13 from 11am to noon.
Packet Pick Up July 12 details. Please try to come Friday to pick up your packets.
Location: Lakewood City Hall. 6000 Main street SW, 98498. Park behind City Hall to enter at first floor. We will be in the lobby from 8:30-10:00am, 11:30-1:00pm and 4:00-5:30pm.
Parking is Free at Fort Steilacoom Park. Please give yourself 30 minutes to get in the park and 15 minutes to walk to the start line. We had over 40,000 people at SummerFEST last year so plan accordingly. If you come early you can see opening ceremonies at 11:00, an extreme trampoline act at 11:15 and the car show!
Plan to stay for the day and into the evening to enjoy SummerFEST!
City of Lakewood Parks and Recreation