RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — Richmond is gearing up for the annual Ukrop’s Monument Avenue 10K.
The race is set to begin Saturday morning at Broad and Harrison Streets. Almost 30,000 walkers and runners are registered to participate.
Friday is the last day to register for the race. You can sign up and pick up your race packet at the Arthur Ashe Center from 11 a.m. until 9 p.m. You must bring your photo ID with you and your bib number if you have one already.
- Parking restrictions and street closures
- GRTC detours
- Map of the 10K course
- Map of the Virginia529 Kids Run course
The schedule of events is as follows:
Friday, April 8
11 a.m. – 9 p.m. Anthem Health & Fitness Expo/Packet Pick-Up at the Arthur Ashe Center
7:35 p.m. Home Run Weekend: Richmond Flying Squirrels vs. Hartford Yard Goats – FREE General Admission ticket for all 10K and Kids Run participants (show race bib at ticket booth to redeem)
Saturday, April 9
6 a.m. – 2 p.m. Race Day Shuttle Service (Advance ticket required)
6:45 – 9:30 a.m. Times-Dispatch Dress Up & Run Contest check-in at Monroe Park
7 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. Bike Valet service available in Monroe Park across from Cathedral of the Sacred Heart
7:30 a.m. Blessing of the Runners at the Cathedral of the Sacred Heart
- For more info, contact the Office of Vocations, Catholic Diocese of Richmond (804-359-5661)
7:30 a.m. – 1 p.m. Elephant Auto Insurance Bag Check in Monroe Park (Laurel & Main St.)
8:00 a.m. Virginia529 Kids Run starts on Cathedral Place near Laurel St.
8:30 a.m. Ukrop’s Monument Avenue 10K START – in waves at Broad & Harrison
9:00 a.m. – 1 p.m. SUBWAY Post Race Festival at Monroe Park
10:00 a.m. Awards Ceremony on main stage in Monroe Park
2:05 p.m. Home Run Weekend: Richmond Flying Squirrels vs. Hartford Yard Goats – 10k and Kids Run
- Participants show Finisher’s Medal for free General Admission ticket and pre-game parade at 1:35 p.m.
Click here for more information about the Monument Avenue 10K.