Whether you need motivation to keep up your training over the cold winter months or you just want experience beautiful scenery, the Cherry Blossom 5K is a great way to celebrate spring. Winding its way beneath a canopy of cherry blossoms, the course hits some of the best scenery in the Centennial District, passing by Shofuso (Japanese house) and Memorial Hall (Home of the Please Touch Museum).Sunday, April 14, Registration opens 7:00 AM, Race begins at 8:00 AM
Horticulture Center, Fairmount Park
$20 JASGP member / $25 non-member / $30 on-site (cash only)
Registration is being hosted by Active.com
Get a jump start by stopping by Philadelphia Runner, University City from 11:00 am to 2:00 pm on Saturday, April 13. Or get your materials at the registration table at the race.
Medals and Awards
Top three male and female finishers will receive medals.
Directions and Parking
Participants in the Cherry Blossom 5K are encouraged to park in or near the Please Touch Museum parking lot. Management at PTM has been generous enough to allow us free use of their lot until 10:00 AM. Cars parked in the PTM lot after 10:00 AM will be subject to the usual parking rates. Walk out the rear of the PTM parking lot and walk through the gate. There will be signs directing you to the start. Click here for a map