Black Cat Chase 5K Race and Fun Run/Walk
You don’t want to miss this exciting evening race! This is the largest road race in Frankfort and has been described as the best 5K in our area. You don’t have to be a diligent runner to come out and enjoy the dancing black cat, costumes, refreshments, music, and a fun course around the State Capitol and Downtown Frankfort. There are first timers, walkers, casual runners, experienced athletes, kids, and people of all ages and abilities. Get in the Halloween spirit, have fun with family and friends, and support the Frankfort Y in this festive, night run.
Registration: Register online or at either Frankfort YMCA location (see registration info on left side of page). Registration is $15 through September 15, $20 from September 16 through October 25, and $25 from October 26 through October 30. Registrations will be accepted on race day at the YMCA from 9am-4pm or on the Old Capitol lawn starting at 5:00 p.m.
Packet Pick-Up: Packet pick-up will be held at the Race Expo at the Downtown YMCA on Thursday, October 29 from 5-8pm or on Friday, October 30 from 9am-4pm. Packets can also be picked up before the race on the Old State Capitol lawn from 5-6:30pm.
Race Course: The race starts near the Old Capitol on Broadway by Lewis Street (face Wilkinson). Turn left on Wilkinson, left on Main, right across the Capital Avenue bridge, up Capital Avenue, around the Capitol (between the Capitol and Annex), back down Capital Avenue, across the bridge, left on Main, right on Wilkinson, and right on Broadway to the finish. Parking will not be available on Broadway that evening. Lewis Street closes at 3:30 p.m., and Broadway closes at 5:30 p.m. Streets along the route close at 6:45 pm and will reopen once the last walker crosses the finish line.
For more information call 502-227-9637 or visit frankfortymca.org