Run Away Shoes has races in the Fox Valley and events all year long! Read about what we have coming up and click on the race for more information.
This one mile race that starts prior to the Annual Appleton Christmas Parade at the corner of College Avenue and State Street and proceeds down College Avenue to Drew Street, finishing at Jones Park.
The 2015 event will be held Tuesday, November 24th.
All registrants will recieve a Wells Fargo Santa Scamper hat, coupon for a free Burger King Big Whopper and free Dairy Queen Dilly Bar (while supplies last)
All Ages Welcome!
This event is one of our two “Bookend” 10ks for the year set to go off on April 2nd, 2016. Its counterpart, the Houdini 10k, is set to go off in Appleton in November. This Green Bay event, will support 2 local charities, and provide runners of Northeast Wisconsin with a unique distance that attracts runners of all ability levels.
Set for April 30th, 2016, This 55-mile, 11-leg team relay race takes runners all the way from Menomonee Park in Oshkosh to downtown Green Bay. Run Away to the Bay was founded by Run Away Shoes store owner Ross McDowell after participating at the Fall 50 in Door County for several years. He realized there was nothing like it locally in the spring, and it would be a great way to get runner’s excited again after winter. This is quickly becoming a cant-miss event!
Registration open’s November 1st!
The Irish Fest 5k Charity Run/Walk benefits Cerebral Palsy of Mideast Wisconsin. Participants in this summer run/walk receive an event t-shirt, drinks and snacks (all while supplies last), and FREE admission to Irish Fest in Oshkosh. 2016 Date TBD
The Original, and first of its kind in Green Bay! The 3.1 mile (5K) course for runners and walkers alike is set in downtown Green Bay – AT NIGHT! In the summer, runners and walkers travel the streets of Green Bay while partying the night away with music, glow sticks and DJ stations along the way! 2016 Date TBD
We’re bringing the lights and fun from our Green Bay run to Appleton! This 3.1 mile (5K) course for runners and walkers alike is set in downtown Appleton – AT NIGHT! In the summer, runners and walkers travel the streets of Appleton while partying the night away with music, glow sticks and DJ stations along the way! 2016 Date TBD
Houdini 10k SOLD OUT for 2015
This event is one of our two “Bookend” 10ks for the year set to go off on Saturday, November 7th, 2015 at 9:00am. Its counterpart, the Badger State 10k, is set to go off in Green Bay in April. This event, starting at Houdini Plaza in Appleton, will support 2 local charities, and provide runners of Northeast Wisconsin with “Houdini-esque” start and finish line entertainment and a unique distance that attracts runners of all ability levels.