• Sunday, May 7, 2023
  • 12 Kilometers (7.46 miles)
  • Spokane, Washington
  • 47th Running

Marmot March

2023 Marmot March--Kids Run

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The 2023 Marmot March Kids Run will take place on Saturday, May 6, 2023.  Registration for Marmot March opens on Wednesday, February 1, 2023.

Questions about Marmot March? Contact the coordinator

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WHAT: Marmot March is a 1-mile non-competitive walk/jog/run for children in third grade or younger.

WHENSaturday, April 30, 2022 at 9AM.

WHEREThe Marmot March course will be located on the Centennial Trail in Kendall Yards just east of The Inlander building.  

ENTRY FEE: The entry fee is $18 and includes collector race bib, blue ribbon, color fabric markers, race t-shirt, a delicious snack from Franz Bakery and post-race party.

PACKET PICK-UP:  Tuesday, April 26 at Fleet Feet Kendall Yards (1315 W Summit Pkwy.) 10am - 1pm and 2pm - 6:30pm.  

ENTRY DEADLINE: April 10, 2022 (or until full)

VIRTUAL OPTIONIf you would like to do Marmot March virtually, there is an additional $7 fee for shipping. Packets will be shipped in late April.

TRADITIONMarmot March’s favorite tradition is for kids to color their shirts with the supplied fabric markers and then wear their shirts on race day.

RUN OR WALKMarmot March is a family event. Parents/Grandparents/Guardians run or walk the entire course with their child and finish together.

Marmot March 2022

HIGHLIGHTS: This will be our seventeenth year!

GOALS: In offering the Marmot March, the Lilac Bloomsday Association has the following goals:

  • Encourage kids to be physically active.
  • Promote walking and jogging as enjoyable activities.
  • Offer another fun, family activity on Bloomsday weekend.

SPONSORS: Marmot March is sponsored by Franz Bakery.


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