Please join us on September 16, 2017 for the Annual Gilda's Family Walk & 5K Run, a beautiful route through Royal Oak that will have a special stop along the way- Gilda's Club! The 5K run is certified and will be professionally timed.
Parking and Shuttle info:
Due to other events taking place near Royal Oak High School on September 16th, parking will be congested at the school. We'll be offering a FREE shuttle service for all of our participants from Central Oaks Community Church (2005 Rochester Rd., Royal Oak, MI) starting at 7:15 a.m. on September 16th. The shuttle will run every ten minutes until 12 p.m.
If you opt to not take the shuttle, please park on the property of Royal Oak High School. Due to events at the John Lindell Ice Arena and Total Soccer on September 16th., Gilda's Walk & Run participants will need to park in designated areas on the High School's property. Please park in Parking Lot 1, 2, 3 or 4 highlighted on our map. Click here to view our map of Royal Oak High School. Parking Lot 1 can be accessed from Marais, Parking Lot 2 and 3 can be accessed from Normandy Rd. and Parking Lot 4 can be accessed from Crooks Rd.
What's in it for me?
- Gilda's Walk & Run signature t-shirt (while supplies last - first come, first served. Those registering day of- please check back after registration closes for leftover t-shirts)
- Light breakfast, snacks and refreshments
- Racing bib and chip timer*
- Signature Gilda's Walk & Run finisher medal**
- The joy of knowing you're helping to support those touched by cancer
*5K runners only. **Top 5K runners only
**New - Packet Pick Up**
We are excited to offer early packet pick up for our registered runners this year. Skip waiting in line at registration the day of the event! Pick up your bib, timing chip and t-shirt the day before the event.
Packet Pick Up Details
Thursday, September 14th, 5-8 p.m.
Gilda's Club Metro Detroit
Age Group Awards:
Saturday, September 16, 2017
*Registration: opens at 7:30 a.m.
*Adult Walker/Runner Registration through August 4: $20
*Each Participant is asked to raise a minimum of $100.