Rite Aid Cleveland 5K

*Please Note: The 5K new start time is 7:30 am

5k Event

The Rite Aid Cleveland 5K is a great chance for walkers or runners to join the events of race weekend or to stretch your legs the day before the big race! It's also a fun opportunity for families to run or walk together and get a tour of the city on foot! The 5K is now part of the Challenge Series, creating additional levels for participants to choose from.


Saturday, May 16, 2020


5K start: 7:30 am

Start and Finish Location

Superior Avenue and W. 3rd Street just west of Public Square

Post-Race Party

Once you leave the runner service area upon finishing, you may join our post-race party on Public Square. The celebration area features a beer garden, music, food and more! All 5K finishers will receive one free Great Lakes Brewing Co. beer or Tito's drink (21 and over only).


Course Map

View PDF Map and Turn-by-Turns

View Interactive Map below



All 5K participants will receive a short-sleeved tri-blend unisex T-shirt, goody bag, finisher's medal, food and refreshments at the finish line, and one free Great Lakes Brewing Company beer or Tito's drink (21 and over only).


Gear Check

Gear Check Information


Packet Pick-up

Packet pick-up is available at the Health and Fitness Expo on Friday, May 15 at the Huntington Convention Center or on Saturday, May 16 beginning at 5:30 am on Public Square at the registration tent (south side of Public Square by Soldiers and Sailors Monument).

 * No registration on race day


Age Group and Overall Awards

The top three overall male and female finishers PLUS the top three male and female finishers in each age group will receive an award that will be mailed after the event.

-Top 3 Overall Males and Females

-Top 3 Males and Females in each Age Group:

  • 14 & Under
  • 15 - 19
  • 20 - 24
  • 25 - 29
  • 30 - 34
  • 35 - 39
  • 40 - 44
  • 45 - 49
  • 50 - 54
  • 55 - 59
  • 60 - 64
  • 65 - 69
  • 70 & Over