Food Truck 5K/10K

The 1st annual Food Truck 5K/10K Run/Walk is benefiting the North East Iowa Food Bank.

Whether you are a runner looking to participate in the race, or just an avid foodie - there is something here for everyone. Stay after the race to use your food bucks, have a drink and enjoy some music.

Come solo or create a team! Both runners and fans should feel free to come in their humorous best - costumes and silly outfits are highly encouraged. We would love to see someone dressed as a hotdog!

All registered participants ages 13-adult will receive a chip timed custom bib, performance t-shirt, on course and post race refreshments and $4 in food bucks to be used at any of the vendors and a beer for those 21 and older.

Children ages 6-12 are $15 and include food bucks with no shirt included but the option of adding one on . Children ages 0-5 are free with an paid adult entry.

Medals will be provided to the top male and female of 7 age divisions as well as the top male and female finisher overall.

Race shirts are guaranteed for those registered by April 22nd. This event is pet and stroller friendly.

KIDS activities – partake in some good old fashioned field games like sack races and tug of war and get your face painted.

Finish line photos will be available.

Make a donation on the registration page to the North East Iowa Food Bank or bring a non-perishable or canned food item to the race. The NE IA Food Bank will be set up at the post race party.

The NE IA Food Bank services 16 counties and along with partner organizations, 45,260 people are fed each year. Money donated to the food bank assists 1 of 8 different programs such as the Cedar Valley Food Pantry, the summer feeding program and the elderly nutrition program. Every $1 contributed provide 4 meals!

Early packet pick-up:
Friday, May 17th, 12-6 p.m., at the Runners Flat, 120 Main Street, Cedar Falls

Sat., May 18th
8 a.m. – 9:30 a.m. Packet pick up and same day registration, Martin Bros parking lot
10:00 5K and 10K starts
10:00 Food trucks start serving food
10:30 Kids games and face painting

WANT TO VOLUNTEER? Click on the Register Now link and pick the Volunteer Registration Option. Volunteers that register by April 22nd will be guaranteed a shirt.

Anyone in the community is welcome to come and indulge from the food trucks and enjoy the activities, whether you're a race participant or not.

Saturday, May 18 at 10:00am to 1:00pm

Martin Brothers Distributing Co.
406 Viking Rd Cedar Falls, Iowa

Event Type

Community Events

Target Audience

Family-Friendly, 18+, 21+, Young Adult, Kids, Teens


Health & Wellness


Run, fundraiser, walk


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