Modesto Spirit of Giving 5K


Event Date

Sat, Dec 12, 2015


Modesto, CA


Activity Today Later

5K run/walk - Individual Age group/open

$30 $30 Closed

12 and under 5K run/walk - Individual Age group/open

$15 $20 Closed

Team Registration 5K - Group-registration team Age group/open

$30 $35 Closed

Team Registration 5K - Team Registration

$25 $25 Closed

5K run/walk Wheelchair Division - Individual Age group/open

$30 $30 Closed

About This Activity



New for this year!! Run past the beautiful Gallo Arts Center, past the skaters at Modesto's own outdoor Ice Rink at 11th and K streets, through the beautiful College area neighborhoods and back to downtown Modesto. Wear your Jingle Bells, Santa garb or whatever suits your fancy and get in the spirit!

Kids Free Fun Run:

Informally known as the "Help Santa chase the Grinch out of Modesto" kids run. We need kids young and younger to help Santa chase the Grinch out of Modesto and save Christmas. Candy Canes and medals for all our little heroes 10 years and younger. Free pictures with Santa and the Grinch. The fun run will not be timed.

Kids Bicycle Drawing:

Bring one canned food item to the kids fun run and receive a ticket for the drawing of a FREE KIDS BICYCLE!!


Bring a canned good or non perishable food item and win a great raffle prize. Raffle tickets are given out on a per item basis. One food item = one ticket. 10 items =10 tickets, to a maximum of 10 tickets per person.


awards given for first, second, and third place male and female in each age group as well as first overall male and female.

Start times:

5K starts at 8:30 am Kids Fun Run starts at 9:45am 

Race Packet Pickup:

Early bib pickup is available at Fleet Feet Sports in Fronteir Town at Tully and Standiford on Dec. 11th from 12 noon till 6:00 PM. Race day bib pickup  from  7:am until 8:am

Age Groups:

12 and under, 13 to 19, and 5 year age groups thereafter until  80+ male and female

Event details and schedule


All 5K registrants will receive a tech shirt. Groups of 10 or more adults will receive a $5 discount off each group member's entry fee.

Group Registrations:

For information on Group Registration and to download registration forms go to


Proceeds benefits the Parks and Recreation Neighborhood Scholarship Program for children of low income families, seniors and disabled citizens as well as the Modesto Gospel Mission. All donated canned food items will go th the Modesto Gospel Mission Pantry.

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