The Wearin' of the Green 5K Shamrock Run

1 Mile

Event Date

Sat, Jun 13, 2020


Baton Rouge, LA


Activity Today Later

5K Run/Walk

$40 $40 Closed

About This Activity

The Wearin' of the Green 5K Shamrock 2020 Run

Saturday, June 13th, 2020 
Anywhere & Anytime till June 13, 2020
Great opportunity to run a community fun run and race on the last mile of the historic Wearing of the Green St. Patrick’s Day Parade in Baton Rouge.  Welcome to the 2nd annual Wearin' of the Green 5K Shamrock Run! The 5K Certified Course (3.1 miles) starts and ends at Moreau Physical Therapy on Perkins Road in Baton Rouge. You must be able to run or walk 3.1 miles in under one hour. The Wearin' of the Green, St. Patrick's Day Parade rolls immediately after the run.  This run is going to be so much fun!  Definitely Wear Your Green!
Event Details: 
All entrants get an awesome technical running shirt or singlet from Brooks Running. All finishers get an oversized Wearin’ of the Green Shamrock 5K Run medal. Lots of delicious food and beverages afterwards at Moreau PT.
6:30am - Race Day Packet  Pickup Opens behind Moreau Physical Therapy
8:00am - 5k Shamrock Run Start
8:30am - Finisher Food Court opens behind Moreau Physical Therapy
9:15am - Awards Ceremony
VOLUNTEERS- If you are interested in volunteering please contact
SPONSORS -  Interested in becoming a sponsor for the 5K Shamrock Run? Email Brittany Shingleton at
For the safety of all participants, and for insurance reasons: Baby joggers or strollers are not allowed in the 5K race. No dogs in the race or the start/finish area
No participants with leg or foot casts
No exceptions to above rules
Registration Fees (Early & Late Fees & dates):
$25    From Sept. 12 - Jan. 5th
$30    From Jan. 6th - Jan. 31st
$35    From Feb. 1st - Feb. 29th 
$40    From March 1st - March 5th
Packet Pickup:
-Early Packet Pickup is encouraged. It will be on Thursday, March 12 at Varsity Sports, 2055 Perkins Road, BR, LA, from 10 am - 6 pm and on Friday, March 13 from 10 am - 2 pm.
-Race Day (Saturday, March 16, 2019 - Yes, Parade Day also) Pickup (Behind Moreau Physical Therapy) 6:30 am - Race Start at 8:00 am
Awards – All finishers receive a unique Shamrock Run finisher medal.
Top 10 Male and Female win special prizes from Brooks Running
Brooks Podium orange technical short sleeve – UNISEX SIZING – XS, S, M, L, XL, AND XXL
Brooks Podium orange technical running singlet – Women’s XS, S, M, L, XL
Men’s S, M, L, XL 
T-shirts are guaranteed if you register by March 1st. 
Per the running industry policy, all entry fees are non-refundable & entries are non-transferable. Once we receive and accept your entry, you will not receive a refund if you cannot participate, you may not give or sell your number to anyone else, and you may not transfer your 2020 entry fee to a future race. This policy applies to all entrants and is in effect whether you are injured, have an unexpected family/business emergency, have a medical emergency, etc. If the course has to be changed or the race is cancelled due to an act of nature there are no refunds or rollovers. There are NO exceptions.
*Stragglers will be escorted off the route by Baton Rouge's finest police officers to make way for the Parade  
For Sponsorship information or other details not listed on this site or our registration site, email us here.

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