16th Annual Race Against Racism

Soldier's Grove, Commonwealth Avenue
Harrisburg, PA 17120
United States
Sat, Apr 25, 2020 -
8:30 am to 12:00 pm

Mark your calendars! The YWCA Greater Harrisburg's 16th Annual Race Against Racism will be held Saturday, April 25, 2020, rain or shine.  The race supports the YWCA's mission to eliminate racism, empower women and girls, and promote peace, justice, freedom and dignity for all.  The funds we raise are crucial to sustaining our racial justice programs throughout the year ahead. 

The 5K run/walk kicks off at 8:30 a.m. and starts and ends at Soldier’s Grove. Day-of registration and packet pick-up opens at 7:30 a.m. See below for pre-race registration!

This is the fourth year we will be following the route through downtown and midtown. The Annual Kid's Fun Run will take place at 10:00 a.m. during the Humanity Fest.  This is a FREE dash for kids up to age 12.  There will be food trucks and vendors, live music, dancers, and performances all following the race.


  • $26 – Adult/Team Registration through February 28, 2020
  • $16 - Kid Registration through February 28, 2020
  • $30 – Adult Registration Race Day, April 25, 2020
  • $20 – Child Registration Race Day, April 25, 2020

Registration includes a t-shirt and a reusable Race Against Racism water bottle, while supplies last.  Registration must be completed by April 3 to guarantee a t-shirt and registration packet pickup.

Sign up today! 

We also need volunteers for our Race! Route Marshalls are in high demand! Click here to sign up today!

Become a Sponsor for the 2020 Race Against Racism: Does your organization share our commitment to eliminating racism? There are sponsorship opportunities available.  

Exhibit at the Humanity Fest: If your organization is interested in hosting an exhibitor table at the festival, please complete and submit our Exhibitor Registration Form

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