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13th Annual Cantina Kids Fun Run

crowd at event Photo provided by Saratoga Hospital, credit to Rob Spring
beginning of race, sign held up Photo provided by Saratoga Hospital, credit to Rob Spring
kids about to cross finish line Photo provided by Saratoga Hospital, credit to Rob Spring
kids lined up at finish line Photo provided by Saratoga Hospital, credit to Rob Spring
group of kids posing Photo provided by Saratoga Hospital, credit to Rob Spring
kids running in race by traffic cones Photo provided by Saratoga Hospital, credit to Rob Spring
large group of kids in a race down the street
kids holding up the words thank you
kids and parents running in the rain
large group of kids running down a wet street
two young girls smiling and holding up race medals
a boy in a yellow rain jacket giving a thumbs up
When: Sunday, Jun 7, 2020 8:00 AM
Cost: See below

About the Event

The Cantina Kids Fun Run is held each year on the first Sunday in June. It’s the only run in Saratoga that’s designed especially for kids! Since its founding in 2008, the event has raised more than $409,000 and made a difference for every pediatric patient treated at Saratoga Hospital.

Event Highlights

  • Choose from two courses: 1/4-mile or 1-mile
  • Run as a family - strollers welcome
  • Kids activities, including challenge course, face painting, and more
  • Healthy snacks and warm up exercises
  • Medals for all runners up to age 12
  • Trophies for top three boys and three girls for each course
  • School with highest participation wins Healthiest School Contest

Cost, Registration & Schedule

  • $15 early bird registration on or before May 26 and receive an event t-shirt (children only)
  • $20 after May 26
  • Race day registration is available from 8:00 a.m. - 8:45 a.m.
  • Pre-registration closes on Thursday, June 4 at noon
  • Early packet pick up on Saturday, June 6 from 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. in Congress Park (by the Canfield Casino)

Supporting Children's Healthcare at Saratoga Hospital

Over the past decade, the annual Cantina Kids Fun Run has brought families together to support emergency medical services at Saratoga Hospital and increase awareness of the importance of pediatric emergency care.


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