Key City Foundation Octoberfest 5K Fun Run

Baker Park
Frederick, MD 21701

Running > 5k

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Event Description

The Key City Foundation 5K Octoberfest Fun Run will be a great time for friends, family, and even dogs! Bonus points for costumed runners. Extra bonus points for costumed dogs!

Come run (or walk) with us, nosh on some local food, and check out local breweries. Proceeds will help fund ongoing Key City Foundation youth sports initiatives. A portion of the proceeds from the event will be donated to our nonprofit partner City Youth Matrix.  


  • The early-bird rate is available until September 15, 2022.
  • There is a special FRONT LINE WORKER discount: we welcome military personnel, healthcare workers, teachers, and first responders (police/fire/EMS) to take advantage of this rate!
  • Kids under 10 can register for free for the 5K and 1M. You will have the option to purchase a commemorative race Tshirt for kids 10 and under when you register them.
  • Race registrants 21 years and older will receive access to the Beer Garden.
  • All race registrants will have access to the Family Fun Zone with DJ, face painting, and other activities!

We are in the process of obtaining our 501(c)(3) status from the Internal Revenue Service. In the meantime, IRS Pub 557 indicates that the effective date of our exemption will be retroactive to our date of incorporation which is April 7, 2022. Therefore, donations made to Key City Athletics Foundation, Inc. will be recognized as tax-exempt in good faith as of this date and through the date of our approved exemption application.


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