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Event Info

15th Annual Run and Walk Against Hunger

Aerial shot of Run Against Hunger runners

Thanksgiving morning, November 28, 2019

Stockton’s Thanksgiving morning tradition returns for its 15th year, here’s your chance to be a part of the 15th Annual Run and Walk Against Hunger, benefiting the Emergency Food Bank of Stockton and San Joaquin County.

Event Day Schedule

Event Day Registration
6:30 a.m. - 8:25 a.m.
Kids 1/4 Mile
8:00 a.m.
Opening Ceremony
8:20 a.m.
5K Run/Walk & 10K Run
8:30 a.m.

Course

The scenic, flat and fast 5k run/walk and 10k run begins and ends at the Stockton Ports Banner Island Ballpark (404 W. Fremont in Downtown Stockton, California.) The course proceeds along both sides of the Stockton Deep water Channel past the Weber Point Event Center, returning and finishing back at the Ballpark.  Walkers have their own scenic waterfront course along the promenade.

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For safety, No bicycles, skateboards, or roller blades on the course, please. ALL dogs must be on a leash. Strollers for kids and wheelchairs are WELCOME, but please line up behind all runners!

Awards

Taeko DrummersResults will be posted on www.onyourmarkevents.com shortly after the event.  Winners can pick up their awards at Fleet Feet Stockton on the Friday after Thanksgiving. Awards will be for the timed 5K and 10K runs, for the top three places in each age group (male and female):

  • 12 and under,
  • 13 to 18,
  • 19 to 29,
  • 30 to 39,
  • 40 to 49,
  • 50 to 59,
  • 60 to 69 and
  • 70 and over

Overall M/F 5K and 10K winners receive a long sleeve 1/2 zip compliments of Fleet Feet Stockton. All Kids Run participants (9 and under) will receive ribbons at the event.

Directions

Banner Island Ballpark - home of the Stockton Ports

Stockton Ballpark, 404 W. Fremont, Stockton: (Click here for location map)

Take the Pershing St. exit; turn left (south) on Pershing from stop sign just prior to exiting the ramp, Turn left (south) on Pershing to Fremont St. Left (east) on Fremont St. to Harrison St. and turn right (south) to large parking lot on your left. Limited parking also available in small lots across the street from the ballpark, north side of Fremont St. or park on the streets near the ballpark.

Take Fremont St./Oak St. exit ; merge left (east) on Fremont to Harrison St. then turn right on Harrison (south) toward the large parking lot on your left. Limited parking also available in small lots across the street from the ballpark, north side of Fremont St. or park on the streets near the ballpark.

Take the “Hwy 4/Cross-town Freeway” going west; exit on “Downtown Stockton/El Dorado St.” exit. Go north on El Dorado St., 4 blocks to Fremont St., Left (west) on Fremont to Harrison St. then turn left on Harrison (south) toward the large parking lot on your left. Limited parking also available in small lots across the street from the ballpark, north side of Fremont St. or park on the streets near the ballpark NOTE: Fremont street between El Dorado and the event will close to traffic at 7:00 am. If closed, continue north on El Dorado to Park st. Left (west) on Park to Harrison. Left (south) on Harrison, cross Fremont, then continue to large parking lot on your left. Limited parking also available in small lots across the street from the ballpark, north side of Fremont St. or park on the streets near the ballpark.