The 2020 LUCKY CHARM 5k/10k will open the 2020 race season with an exciting run through the capital city. At Lucky Charm, EVERYONE is a winner. Every participant receives a finishers medal, a race t-shirt, and a gift certificate to Fleet Feet Mechanicsburg. Created by runners, the Lucky Charm course is built for runners of all abilities. The race date is March 21 at noon and the race will open up the St. Patrick's Day festivities in downtown Harrisburg before the parade. REGISTER NOW!
Our course is flat and fast and runs through the city of Harrisburg and along the Susquehanna river on closed roads. Preview the 5k course or the 10k course during one of our free preview runs! Our race atmosphere is exciting and festive and kicks off the St. Patrick's parade in downtown Harrisburg. Join us for the after party at Hops, Vines & Spirits where you'll receive a FREE BEER as a race participant and can watch the parade which begins at 2 p.m.
Register: Sign up for the 5k or 10k!
Packet Pickup: Packet pickup will be a Fleet Feet Mechanicsburg Thursday March 19 noon - 7 pm and Friday March 20 10 am - 7 pm. There will be special Lucky Charm gear and deals available at Fleet Feet for race participants.
Race Day: Race day packet pickup 10:30 - 11:30. Race 12:00.
Awards: Awards will be awarded to the top 3 males and females in both the 5k and 10k. Age group awards will be awarded to the top 2 finishers in each age group.
Volunteers: We need volunteers! If you are interested in volunteering or you know someone who is, sign up here: Volunteer Form
Strollers are permitted on the race course. We ask that participants pushing strollers start towards the back of the race.
Dogs are not permitted on the race course.
We suggest parking at City Island and walking to the start/finish line area.