Mother’s Day 5K/Half Marathon in Kirkland
May 12, 2013
Juanita Beach Park
Spring fever is in the air and streets of Kirkland are alive with families and outdoor fun. Get into the spirit of our community at the annual Kirkland Half Marathon & 5K, a Mother's Day celebration where runners and walkers can have fun and race in our beautiful city. Starting at Juanita Beach Park, the half marathon and 5K courses take you on a challenging and scenic route through our Kirkland neighborhoods with picturesque views along the shores of Lake Washington.
Once you take off from Kirkland’s Juanita Beach Park, you will feel the love of cheering spectators and the smiles of friends. Local bands and high-energy music line the course to the finish line back at the park, which culminates into a festival on the grass jam-packed with great food, music and a lively exhibitor area with over 25 booths.
The Kirkland Half Marathon is a challenging run that you will be proud of. The event helps support the Hope Heart Institute in their exploration to combat heart disease. .You can join this community run by registering at www.kirklandhalfmarathon.com. This is truly a wonderful way to spend Mother’s Day and experience the beauty and culture of Kirkland – Seattle’s favorite neighbor.