Welcome to the first annual Life Happens Outside 3km Fun Run for kids and their parents!
This flat 3km (approx 2-mile) trail run takes place on the section of Portland Trails west of Thompson's point. Runners will begin within the festival grounds, proceed along the marked trail approximately 1-mile and return along the same path.
This race is designed for kids, who will race for free with an accompanying adult ($20). All race entries will inlude admission to the Life Happens Outside Festival, following the race.
*Kids under the age of 10 must race with an adult out on the course.
$15 ----- Youth
$20 ----- Adult (includes 1 free youth entry)
● Entry to Race
● Baxter Outdoors: Multi-Use Bandana Buff
● Day-of race snacks and water
● Entry to the Life Happens Outside Festival (Saturday Only)
The top male and female racers will be recognized in the following age groups. No one over the age of 18 will be elligible for an award.
8:00am: Race registration opens
8:50am: Race registration closes
9:00am: Race Start
Thompsons Point, Portland, ME
*Parking and bathroom facilities available at venue
**Please show up no later than 8:30am for a 9:00am shotgun start.
*Tickets are non-refundable
*Tickets are fully transferable
*All racers must sign a liability waiver prior to competing.
*All ages are welcome to race, though those under 18 y/o must sign a liability waiver on the day of the event in the presence of a responsible adult.
*Course is subject to change based on trail and weather conditions
*The race will be run snow, rain or shine except in the presence of lightning, in which case a race delay or cancelation may result
*A cut off time for racers may be enforced.
*In the instance of the race being canceled due to an act of god (blizzard, hurricane, etc) a refund will not be issued. This is very unlikely. We have never canceled a race.
*In the instance of the race being cancelled due to shortcomings of Baxter Outdoors, a full refund will be issued to all participants.
This course is designed for beginners, specifically childern. This is a flat course on a 1-mile section of Portland Trails
Similar to other live events (concerts, sporting events, etc), all sales are final. If you will not be able to make your race, you are more than welcome to give your ticket to a friend or family member. Please contact our office with any issues or questions.
This race is for children, adults are allowed to participate only with an accompanying youth (under 18).