St Paddys Run Tacoma


Join us for an in-person St Paddy's Day 5k to celebrate the beginning of spring 2021!

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SATURDAY MARCH 13th, 2021

DOWNTOWN TACOMA
8th and Pacific AVE

Under guidance of the Washington State COVID-19 Reopening Requirements for Phase 2, we will be offering a modified, live 5K on Saturday March 13, 2021. 

Start Times: 8:00 AM to 10:45 AM

Capped at 600.

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic we have a 600 person limit, with a staggered start time. 

Cancelation Policy:
In the event the live race is canceled due to Covid-19 Pandemic the event will turn Virtual, swag can be picked up at TBD..

Registration opens Saturday January 30th 2021 , 12pm and remains open until until sold out.


Once the 50 person time slots are full you must select another start time slot so please coordinate with your family and friends when registering.

Confirm your registration HERE <<

Registration details:
$50
Family of 4 Discount Available (email staff @ Databar Events .com)
Custom 2021 Finisher Medal
Large Commemorative Coffee Mug
Chip Timed Results

Free 2020 St Paddy's Day Tee Shirts are available while supplies last.
(With the Governor's cancellation 2 days before the 2020 event we have not yet recycled the event tees.)


Course Map HERE <<
Runner will be released 200 per hour. When registering you will choose you 15 minute time slot to come to the start line. Before then you must stay in your cars.



2020 COVID- 19 Event Procedures 

TCMA will strictly follow and implement the Phase 2 COVID-19 Reopening Requirements for outdoor bicycle, running, cross country skiing, and non-motorized boating: races, tours, and rides to protect the safety of all participants, volunteers, and staff. The following practices are required of all participants:

1. All pre-registration must occur online. There will be no day of registration.

2. Packet pick-up will be staggered the week prior to the race. You may have friends / family pick-up your packet, no ID required. To ensure the safety of race participants, staff, and volunteers individuals must wear a mask when picking up their packet. NO packets will be available race morning, NO exceptions. Masks will be provided to all runners in their race packets. Masks will be provided after they cross the finish line as well.

3. Starting waves of 50 participants every 15 minutes will be utilized, Runners will be released 4 at a time every 1 minute. Individuals must select a time at registration and adhere to that time to allow for social distancing.

4. Participants must wait in their vehicles or away from the start line until their start time approaches.

5. Participants at the start and finish area must maintain at least six feet of distance from all other people and wear face coverings until their race begins. Masks will be provided with participant’s packets and should be worn at the start until your wave has started. Masks will be available at the finish line to wear post-race.

6. If participants need to pass another runner, they need to pass them in a manner that is safe and makes the moment of passage as brief as reasonably possible.

7. Participants should maintain social distance of at least 6 feet while waiting in line for restrooms.

8. Spectators are not allowed.

9. Participants must leave the finish line area upon completion of their race. No congregating in groups at the finish line.

10. Participants should not attend the event if they have a temperature of 100.4F or greater, feel sick, or believe they may have been exposed to coronavirus. Should this be the case, participants will be allowed to complete the race virtually at their discretion and will still receive their race swag.


Please check back for more information. Thank you.