Join us for the 3rdAnnual KY History Half, 10K, and 5K in Frankfort, Kentucky on Saturday, September 30, 2017at 8am. The KY History Half is the Commonwealth's first half marathon that celebrates Kentucky's history. Proceeds go to the Kentucky Historical Society Foundation to support the educational programming and services of the Kentucky Historical Society.
All finishers in all three races receive a commemorative KY History race medal.
Half marathon, 10K and 5K participants may visit the race store to add an IMO ('In Memory Of") option (includes an IMO bib) to their registration for an additional fee: IMO participants run or walk in memory of a loved one, friend or event.
Pre-race day activities on Friday, September 29th invite participants, their families and fans to "Discover Frankfort." The 2016 event featured historic tours, a trolley ride along the race course, Art Walk, Frankfort Tourism Open House, a pasta dinnner and discounts for runners offered by many local businesses. Check back to see what's in store for 2017.
Bring the kids! There will also be lots of activities for the family on race day. Children can participate in an amazing race, searching for facts and artifacts in our fascinating exhibit that covers Kentucky's emergence from prehistoric times to the present (so bring your water bottle!). Free, no prior signup needed.