2015 Thanksgiving Day Run – 5K

Thursday is Thanksgiving Day and we all know what that means: it’s time to lace up our running shoes and get a 5K in before we indulge! If you’re looking for a run in the Lawrence, Kansas area, there’s no better choice than the runLawrence Thanksgiving Day Run.

Entry fee

$30 – Nov 20-26 (no family discounts)

Nov 25: Wednesday Packet Pickup/Registration

Nov 26: Race Day Registration/Packet Pickup


Limited to city streets north of the school.  There is no parking around Woodlawn School.  2 blocks away are the Visitors Center parking lot & south public lot. Additional parking behind Johnny’s Tavern (west side of N 2nd) and across the river at the parking garage by City Hall. Watch traffic when crossing streets.


Chip Timing

. . . by RaceDay Timing Solutions.  The timing chip is attached to the bib and does not need to be returned. Pin your bib on your front side. Check to be sure you have your bib and not someone else’s.

Race Results

Participants will be able to get live results as soon as they cross the finish. You can get these results by text message, Facebook, Twitter, or by visiting one of the results kiosks set up in the gym. Check thewww.runLawrence.org web site for the final results. You should be able to check online that evening and view the timing video of everyone crossing the finish line.


. . . benefit Woodlawn School, the host facility, and numerous local youth running programs. Any running/fitness club at a public K-12 school in the Lawrence area may apply to receive support. To apply, fIll out the Request for Funding form. If you don’t have Microsoft Word, open this pdf file and print out the form first, then fill out.


If you are not running, we can use your help. Cheering burns calories, too. Please contact Dee.
See volunteer page for more details.

More Information

Race Director: Dee Boeck at 785-841-3587,  runLawrence@gmail.com

Source: 2015 runLawrence Thanksgiving Day and RRCA 5K State Championship.