Join us on May 18th for the inaugural Chiefs 5K at Arrowhead Stadium featuring a one-of-a-kind finish on the 50 yard line. Feel the rush of excitement as you run out of the Chiefs tunnel and on to the field for a dramatic finish in front of your cheering section. Experience Arrowhead like the pros on game day.
All participants in the Chiefs 5K will receive:
Whether you run or walk, come in first or just run for fun, the Post-Race Celebration is for everyone. Music, KC Wolf and special Chiefs guests Kevin Brock, Tony Moeaki, Mike DeVito, and Dexter McCluster will kick off the excitement. Tour the Hall of Honor presented by Time Warner Cable, visit the Chiefs locker room and enjoy exclusive deals at the Chiefs Pro Shop for Chiefs 5K participants.
Cheering fans are welcome!
Your fans and support team are welcome on the race route, inside Arrowhead to watch you finish and at the post-race celebration.
Space is limited and may fill up, register early to guarantee your spot.
CHIEFS SEASON TICKET HOLDERS
Sign up during the special Season Ticket Holder presale starting on Monday, February 25th.
From Monday, February 25th through Sunday, March 3rd, Chiefs Season Ticket Holders receive $5 off the registration fee. Contact Chiefs Customer Relations for questions at 816.920.4327 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
February 25th – March 3rd Chiefs STH Registration $30
After March 3, registration fees follow the schedule outlined below.
Registration is limited and may fill up. Register early for the best deal.
Participants may pick up their race packets at the North Club on the Scout Investments Club Level at Arrowhead Stadium on May 17th from Noon until 7pm.
The charity partner for the Chiefs 5K is The United Way of Kansas City. A portion of the proceeds from this event will benefit The United Way of Kansas City.
Can I walk the 5K?
Absolutely! Walk or run, all are welcome to participate. We will ask that walkers start toward the back of the group for everyone’s safety.
Do I have to pay for parking?
No, parking is free for participants and spectators of the Chiefs 5K.
Where do I park as a participant?
Follow the direction of Chiefs parking personnel to Lot G or H.
Where do I park as a spectator?
If you arrive before 8:45 am, follow the directions of Chiefs parking personnel to Lot G or H. After 8:45 am you’ll be directed Lot N.
Where is the packet pick up?
Packet pick up will be held at Arrowhead Stadium in the North Club on the Scout Investments Club Level Friday, May 17th from Noon until 7:00 pm. (Please park in Lot M located between Arrowhead and Kauffman Stadiums).
Does the race go on in the event of bad weather?
Just like the pros on Sundays, a little bit of rain won’t stop us and the run will go on. Severe weather or other adverse conditions that are deemed by race staff to be unsafe for participants may result in a delay to the start or cancellation of the run.
How do I register?
You can visit https://www.eventunited.com/Events/Kansas-City-Sport-Commission/Chiefs-5K---Finish-on-the-50-yard-line/Register/Participation and register online. A small fee is charged by the website for each participant in addition to the Chiefs 5K registration fee.
Can I register in person day of the event or at packet pick up?
Yes, provided that space is still available.
Can I pick up my packet the day of the race?
Yes. You can pick up your race packet in the Founder's Club on the north side of Arrowhead Stadium between 7:00AM - 8:45AM
Is there an age limit for younger runners?
We ask that all individuals running or walking the course under the age of 16 be accompanied by a parent or guardian. All participants under the age of 18 must have a parent or legal guardian sign a youth participation waiver at packet pick up. Anyone that is running or walking the course must be registered and wear a Chiefs 5K race bib.
Can I run with a jogging stroller?
Yes. We do request you begin at the back of the race starting line for safety. Children riding in a stroller need not be registered for the race.
Can I have spectators attend and watch me run and finish on the 50?
Yes! Bring your cheering squad and have them watch you cross the finish line from the stands!
How do spectators access Arrowhead to watch me finish?
Non-participants may enter Arrowhead via Gates C or G which are located on the west and east ends of the stadium respectively.
Can non-participants stay for the post-race experience?
Are dogs or other pets allowed at the Chiefs 5K?
Unfortunately, no. Pets and other animals are not allowed at the Chiefs 5K or inside Arrowhead Stadium. Service animals will be permitted access as per the ADA.
Are there refunds?
Registration fees are non-refundable.
Can I transfer my registration?
Yes. Please contact Kayla Blefko at Kblefko@sportkc.org to transfer your registration to another runner.
Will you cut off registrations at some point?
Space is limited for this run. Registration will be closed when the capacity for the run is reached.
Is the Chiefs 5K a timed event?
The Chiefs 5K is not a timed event. We do encourage self-timing for those wanting to keep track of finish time.
Will race results be posted online?
Because the Chiefs 5K is not a timed event, results will not be posted.
Can someone else pick up my packet for me?
Yes. They will need to bring with them a printout of your email confirmation of registration and sign for your packet.
Is there a charity partner for the Chiefs 5K?
Yes, a portion of the proceeds from the event will benefit The United Way of Greater Kansas City.
I have a question that is not answered here!
Contact Chiefs Customer Relations at 816.920.4327 or email at email@example.com