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2019 Kitchener-Waterloo Oktoberfest 5K Fun Run

Event Information

Monday October 14, 2019 / 7:55 A.M. / Kitchener ON

This race has a maximum registration cap of 600 entrants.


Individual Adult Runner - 19 and over Register Now!
Until Aug 31 $35
Until Oct 9 $40
In person Oct 13 & 14* $50
Individual Youth Runner (18 & Under) Register Now!
Until Aug 31 $20
Until Oct 9 $25
In person Oct 13 & 14* $30
Group/Team Runners (4 people) Register Now!
Until Aug 31 $140
Until Oct 9 $160
In person Oct 13 & 14* $200

  • The Official Kitchener-Waterloo Oktoberfest 5k Fun Run has a strict no-refund policy. However, you can transfer your bib to another runner if notification is received no later than September 28/18 at 5:00pm. Applicants transfers their registration to another participant who enters their own personal data!
  • Free Shirt with entry (free T-shirt is only guaranteed for registration by September 22nd)!
  • Shirt sizes: XS - XXL
  • *Participants can register in person during race kit pickup at either Running Room location on October 13, or at Moses Springer Arena on October 14.
  • Participants who complete the run in under 45 minutes will be eligible for prizes!


Race Kit Pickup

  • Sunday October 13, 2019 from 9:00 to 11:00
    Kitchener Running Room - Map
    15-500 Fairway Road South,

    Sunday October 13, 2019 from 1:00 to 3:00
    Waterloo Running Room - Map
    15 King Street South, Waterloo Civic Square

    Race Day on Monday October 14 from 6:00 to 7:15 a.m.
    At Moses Springer Arena

    All runners are encouraged to arrive early to avoid delays. After you pick up your race kit, you will be shuttled by bus to the start line area. Last bus leaves at 7:25 a.m.

Race Times

  • Monday October 14, 2019 @ 7:55 A.M.

Contact Information

For more information please contact K-W Oktoberfest Inc.

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  1. Choose your event! Click on the registration link to go to the secure registration page
  2. Fill out your information on the registration form. Make sure to include your proper email address!
  3. Use your credit card to pay your registration fee! Transactions processed securely.
  4. You will receive a confirmation Email, outlining your application and payment details.
  5. Check the on-line confirmation list above.
  • All entries are non-refundable and non-transferable.
  • Entry fee does not include processing fee .

Remember to check back regularly for updates on race information!

If you have questions or comments, please contact your Race Director.

Have a great Race!

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For more information on the Athlete Dashboard link here: Athlete Dashboard

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