Grab your sweetie (or a running buddy) and join us for a fun run downtown!

Start and Finish at The Athenaeum – downtown next to Mass Ave. Cupcake, popcorn & other snacks, hot chocolate, beer, wine or soda provided for all participants and a large fleece blanket (last year’s was too small) included. Plus an Awesome New Finishers Medal!!

And, this event benefits Riley Children’s Foundation!!

Personalized Bibs!

Hurry!  You can personalize your bib if you wish. Last day to submit your choice is Wednesday, January 23, 2019.  Go to RunSignUp.com page for BeMyValentine 5K  and enter the information when you register.

A Unique Picture Frame Medal

This year we will have a unique super cool medal that is a magnetic picture frame. You can insert any photo and stick the medal to your refrigerator if you want.  We think you will love this medal.

Two Chances to Win a 32-inch HD TV!

How does this sound? You sign up to run the 2019 Be My Valentine 5K race and you go home with a brand new 32-inch TV!

Two lucky participants will do just that!  Your bib number is your entry. All you have to do is show up at the finish line 15 minutes before the start of the race and we will draw 2 lucky winners!  You must be present to win so be sure not to lose out on this incredible opportunity!

Charities We Support

We are all about giving and the following charities are being supported by a generous donation from this event.

When you participate in the Be My Valentine Cupcake 5k, not only are you playing a part in your own health and wellness, you are helping to heal sick and injured kids across the state. Riley Hospital for Children is one of the premier pediatric research hospitals in the country, and it’s right in our backyard. You can donate to our Riley page at donate.rileykids.org/bemyvalentine5k or create your own fundraising page leading up to the event. Funds will go to support Riley Children’s Foundation, and you can count yourself as being part of the nearly 100-year legacy of supporting Riley Hospital for Children.

Riley’s Children Foundation

Our Sponsors

Please thank our sponsors by checking them out and patronizing their business.