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Run the Rainbow for Children’s

Run the Rainbow for Children's Half Marathon, 10k and 5k logo

The 2nd annual St. Paddy’s race is back for 2024 and it will be bigger and better than ever. 

Register to “Run the Rainbow” in 2024 on Saturday, March 16, 2024 to support Children’s of Mississippi – the state’s only children’s hospital. Run the Rainbow will feature a 5K route beginning and ending at Hal & Mal’s in downtown Jackson, and the 2024 event will also offer 10K, half marathon, and full marathon routes through downtown Jackson, Belhaven, Eastover, and the University of Mississippi Medical Center campus where you can see the Kathy and Joe Sanderson Tower at Children’s of Mississippi!

Not only will participants get some awesome race swag and admission to a St. Paddy’s after-party at Hal & Mal’s, but the registration fee and all event proceeds will benefit a great local cause. Children’s of Mississippi is committed to providing state-of-the-art care to any child in need.

Registration fee includes:
- Race T-shirt
- After party at Hal & Mal’s
- Live music
- Drink ticket

In addition to the finisher medals for each and every walker and runner, there will also be overall trophies awarded to overalls, masters, grand masters, great grand masters, and age group awards.

For more information:

Email for questions about the event or to learn about sponsorship opportunities.