Day 4: Monday
The Benton Park Labor Day 5K Run and Stroll!

The Benton Park Run returns in combination with the The Pro Road Tour Gateway Cup!

Monday, September 4th, 5K (3.1 Mile) at 8:30am. Kids Fun Run at 9:30am. Registration Opens at 7:30am.


  • Pre-Registration:
    • $25 before July 1st
    • $30 before August 1st
    • $35 before September 1st
    • Race Day Registration is $40
    • Kids Fun Run $10 (14 and Under). There will be  slight surcharge for online registration.


Charitable Partner: 10% of each entry fee will be donated to the Laclede Gas Companyl Fund for Alex Boschert and Bill Froelich, two Laclede Gas employees, who were tragically killed at a job site in St. Louis on April 20th, 2017. Please join us in supporting the Laclede Gas Workers Memorial Fund where 100% of your donation goes directly to the Froelich and Boschert families.

Course: The 5k course is “almost” 2 laps of the Benton Park Classic Bicycle Race Course. The Kids Fun Run starts at the 5k Finish Line on Arsenal at McNair. The Kids Fun Run course is an out and back up the hill in front of the crowds.

  • 5k and Kids Fun Run
  • Stroller AND Dog Friendly
  • Edible Gus’ Pretzel medals for all finishers
  • post-race festival at the Gateway Cup

Packet Pick-Up: Pre-event Packet Pick-Up will be Sunday the 3rd on the Italian Hill at the Stage 3/Giro della Montagna race course from 11am – 5pm. The packet pick up will be in the Race Expo at the intersection of Wilson Ave and Marconi Ave. Race Day packet pick-up will be near the Finish in Benton Park.

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Course Map: The 5k Run starts on Lemp at Crittenden. After nearly completing a 2nd lap it finishes on Arsenal at McNair.