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Kids for the Cure
You don’t have to be a grownup to join the fight against breast cancer!
Kids ages 2-10 are encouraged to start a team, join a team, or simply register with your family for the Des Moines Kids for the Cure®! On Race Day, we’ll have a special short course just for kids and some fun family activities in our Kids for the Cure tent! Registration includes a short-sleeved Race for the Cure t-shirt and each registered participant who crosses the finish line will receive a prize and be eligible for awards.
Register now and select the Kids for the Cure registration option for only $15!
Activities for Kids on Race Day:
- Temporary Tattoos
- Face painting
- Balloon animals
- Coloring stations
- Mascots from various local sports teams
Kids for the Cure Event Schedule:
- 7:00 am-Kids for the Cure tent opens with kids’ activities
- 10:15 am-Kids for the Cure Fun Run begins (located on E. Walnut between E. 12th and E. 13th)
- 10:30 am-Awards ceremony at the main stage recognizing Kids’ Fun Run winners