Date: Saturday, September 18, 2021.
Downtown 5K Start: 9:30 a.m.
Youth Races Start: 8:30 a.m. There will be two youth races for boys and two races for girls ages 1 to 5 and and ages 6 to 10.
Start Location: Rhode Island Statehouse, 82 Smith Street, Providence, Rhode Island.
Chip Timing.
T-shirts for all entrants.

NOTE. The rescheduled St. Pat's 5k will also be held on the same day over the same course at 11:00 a.m. All entrants for the 2020 St. Pat's 5k are automatically registered for the St. Pat's 5k on September 18. The reschedued St. Patrick's parade will commence at noon after the St. Pat's 5k.

For safety reasons, please follow these safety rules. No pets allowed. Baby strollers are allowed for walkers only. Walkers must line up at the back for the start of the 5k. Thank you.


Entry Fees


$30 to 7/31/2021 
$32 8/1/2020 to 9/17/2021


$18 to 7/31/2021 
$20 8/1/2020 to 9/17/2021

Online entries close 9/17/2021 Sorry no refunds.


$35 to 9/9/2021

Do not mail entries after 9/10/2021. Sorry no refunds.

On-Site Registration, Race number and T-shirt pick-up.

September 17, 2021: Rhode Runner, Inc., 657 North Main Street, Providence, Rhode Island 02904
Time: 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Entry fees for 5k is $35.

Saturday, Race Day, September 18, 2021, 8:00 a.m. to start of race at 9:30 a.m.
Location: Parking lot on Smith Street across from the Rhode Island Statehouse
Race day fees: 5K - $35. Youth races: $20

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Prize Structure 5K
Individual Awards:
Winner Men/Women overall
Winner Men/Women (age 19 and under)
Winner Men/Women (age 20-29)
Winner Men/Women (age 30-39)
Winner Men/Women (age 40-49)
Winner Men/Women (age 50-59)
Winner Men/Women (age 60-69)
Winner Men/Women (age 70+)

NOTE: Awards are based on "Gun Time" Elite runners in all age groups should line up at the front.


Family and Friends.(Unlimited team entries. Top 3 times score) Award to winning Team
Corporate teams (Unlimited team entries. Top 3 times score) Award to winning Team
Note: "Family and Friends" and "Corporate Teams" awards awards are based on chip time.

Entry fee is same as individual fees shown above. Teams must use the online system for team entries.


1,000 FREE spaces available at the Rhode Island Statehouse Lots. Access these spaces via State Street. There are also 4,000 parking spaces available at Providence Place parking lots. CLICK HERE for information on Providence Place parking.

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Start Location

RI Statehouse, Providence, RI

IGT Downtown 5K

September 18, 2021
IGT Downtown 5k start: 9:30 a.m.