Central West End’s Annual 5k is October 25!

Presented by Bud Select and the Central West End Association 

Join The Central West End Association and Sante Fitness & Wellness at the Chase Park Plaza for this family-friendly run through the beautiful streets of the Central West End! This year’s Flying Monkeys theme from the Wizard of Oz will bring out exciting costumes and runners/walkers of all ages.

  • Walk or Run!
  • Family Friendly!
  • Pet Friendly!

Register for the race by clicking here! 



7:30 am Race Registration & Packet Pick up at lululemon athletica

26 Maryland Plaza. Grab your race number and t-shirt to start your day. If you haven’t registered yet, you can register day-of ($30).

8:00 am Warm up in front of lululemon

A certified yoga instructor will lead an optional 30 minute stretch near the Maryland Plaza fountain. Courtesy of lululemon.

8:30 am RACE BEGINS!!

Corner of Euclid & Maryland. Run or walk the scenic route through the Central West End. Entertainment, snacks and water stations will be located throughout the route. Cheering stations will give you an extra boost to finish all 5 of those kilometers!

9:00-11:00 Post-race Party

Located at Euclid & Maryland. Water, music, snacks and beverages courtesy of our title sponsor Bud Select. Complimentary adult beverages for those 21 years of age or older.


Pre register through this event site for a discounted rate. Once you are registered, you will receive a runner’s packet with race information and day of instructions. *Remember to share & invite your friends!!* Runners will check-in at Lululemon Maryland Plaza on October 25 and the run will depart at Euclid and Maryland. Day before registration will be held at Sante Fitness in the Chase Park Plaza from 5:30 am until 9:00 pm.


Stay tuned for the course map! The run will begin at the corner of Euclid & Maryland.


This year, our theme is Flying Monkeys, from everyone’s favorite classic Wizard of Oz. Costumes are encouraged, but of course not necessary. Need costume ideas?

Our race is dog friendly so bring your furry friend!!


Exciting prizes for our top runners!


Want to become a sponsor? Click here for more information!