TMC Meet Me Downtown 5k Night Run/Walk and Festival of Miles

5K, Other, 1 Mile

Event Date

Sat, Jun 6, 2020


Tucson, AZ



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TMC 5k Night Run/Walk

$35 $38 Closed

Open Mile, women & men, all ages & abilities

$15 $15 Closed

Free Battle of the Badges: First-Responder Run/Walk Mile

$0 $0 Closed

2020 Gabe Zimmerman Triple Crown - sign up now for the 3-race series for one low price

$109 $119 Closed

Free SAR FitKidz Mile, for children 12-and-under

$0 $0 Closed

About This Activity


Registration is now open for the 2020 TMC Meet Me Downtown 5k Night Run/Walk + 4th Annual Festival of Miles.  Tucson's most popular running party is scheduled for Saturday night, June 6, 2020 -- but with the current public health crisis, we may have to move it to a Virtual Race.  We'll let you know more as conditions unfold. 

Please see the advice for runners posted by the RRCA in mid-March.  Also, we're still collecting funds for our charity partners, so feel free to donate through the Donation link.

We're hoping to follow this schedule on Saturday Night, June 6, 2020

  • 4:30 Race Site 200 South Sixth Avenue: registration and packet pick-up begins with jumping castles, vendor expo and other activities -- free entry to the
  • Children's Museum from 4-6 for all children accompanied by parents
  • 4:30-6:30 TMC 5k registrants pick up orange race shirt and race number at SAR tables on south lawn of Children's Museum
  • 4:30- 6:00 SAR FitKidz registrants pick up FitKidz items at FitKidz tables on south lawn of Children's Museum
  • 4:30-8:30 Gabe Zimmerman Triple Crown registrants pick up your teal shirt and medal in Armory Park
  • 6:00 pm Beer Garden Opens
  • 6:00 pm Start First Mile Race: Open Men's and Women's Mile, for all ages and abilities, tutus and joggers welcome, including prize money and awards for the RRCA West Regional Championship  
  • 6:15 Start Second Mile Race: First responders and military
  • 6:30 Start Third Mile Race: FitKidz Free Mile for Children 12-and-under
  • 7:00 StartTMC 5k Night Run/Walk -- for all ages and abilities
  • 8:30 Awards and ongoing party on site, with After-Party at Hotel Congress
  • 9:30 Event closure

TMC Meet Me Downtown Overview

  • Free t-shirt for all registrants + special souvenir merchandise women's technical tank top and trucker's hat (see STORE or details)
  • Rock n Roll: live music from some of Tucson's most popular bands! 
  • Wide Downtown boulevards with neighbor support leads to fast course, plus prize money for top finishers and age group awards in 5-year categories from The Running Shop
  • Sponsor and vendor expo Saturday afternoon and evening
  • 9th Annual Running Race Food Truck Round Up, with local vendors offering food and drinks for purchase
  • Refreshing post-race Beer Garden: bring ID to get your free cold beverage
  • Free Ice Cream from Creamies
  • The TMC Meet Me Downtown 5k Night Run is part of the SAR 2020 "Running Shop Grand Prix"
  • Over $3,000 in possible prize money
  • Help us raise funds for local charities -- use the "Donate" button to provide funds to the charity of your choice.  This year, we are raising funds for education and youth, so please help us support the Children's Museum, Educational Enrichment Foundation, Greater Tucson Leadership, the Humane Society of Southern Arizona, the Sonoran Desert Mountain Bicyclists, and the BEYOND-Tucson Foundation.
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TMC Meet Me Downtown was founded by Randy and Tia Accetta 14 years ago to promote Downtown Tucson by providing fitness and social opportunties for all ages and abilities.  Produced in partnership with the Southern Arizona Roadrunners, the TMC Meet Me Downtown has provided over $250,000 to local organizations over the years.



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