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St. Matthews Street Festival 5k Run/Walk

  • St. Matthews Baptist Church 3515 Grandview Ave. Louisville, KY 40207 (map)

Join us on Saturday morning, August 4th for the 6th Annual St. Matthews Street Festival 5K Walk/Run.  Formerly the VBS 5K, this fun little race begins and ends in the parking lot of St. Matthews Baptist Church.  There will be lots of prizes and walkers are welcome!

Click here to register online.

Awards will be presented in the parking lot following the race. A shuttle will be available to take you to the St. Matthews Street Festival which opens at 11:00 a.m. and continues until 10:00 p.m.


Early registration (non-refundable) - $20

Online through August 1st. Mail-in registrations must be postmarked by July 27th. 

Late registration (non-refundable) - $25

In person late registration available Friday, August 3rd at Ken Combs Running Store, 4137 Shelbyville Raod, from 10:00 a.m. until 7:00 p.m. and Saturday, August 4th at St. Matthews Baptist Church, 3515 Grandview Avenue, starting at 7:00 a.m.

Family of 4 registration (non-refundable) - $65 - registration forms should be mailed together.  Online registration not available for family registration.


FREE moisture wicking tech shirts guaranteed to the first 300 entrants. Pre-registered runners may pick up shirts at early packet pickup. Shirts for day-of-race entrants will be given out on a first come, first served basis while supplies last.


Early packet pickup August 3rdd at Ken Combs Running Store, 4137 Shelbyville Rd. from 10:00 a.m. until 6:00 p.m. Race day packet pickup runs from 7:00 a.m. - 7:45 a.m. at the church, 3515 Grandview Avenue.


First place to the overall men’s and women’s winners. First, second and third place male and female in these age groups: 9 and under, 10-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70 and over.

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