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Start Time :

  • 11:00 a.m. – 5K for runners and walkers
  • 12:00 p.m. - Kids Fun Run for youth ages 10 and younger


  • The Earth Day in the Junction 5K course starts and finishes in the 200 block of 5th Street, in Historic Valley Junction. The 3.1 mile route includes Holiday Park.
  • The Kids Fun Run will take place in the 200 block on 5th Street, in Historic Valley Junction.
  • After-care for the run will be provided by Millennium Therapy.

Registration Fees:

  • Earth Day in the Junction 5K -

               $20 registration by Sunday, April 8, 2012

               $25 registration April 9th through race day, April 22, 2012

  • Kids Fun Run -

                $10 - kids ages 10 and younger

In the spirit of Earth Day, all participants who have registered on or before Sunday, April 8, 2012 are guaranteed an Earth Day in the Junction organic cotton t-shirt.  All participants will receive a reusable water bottle at the finish line.

Registration Online:

Online registration is available by clicking here!
Please note that online registration closes Monday, April 16, 2012.

Registration by Mail or In Person: 
Send a check, made out to Historic Valley Junction Foundation, along with a completed registration form to:
      Historic Valley Junction
      c/o Earth Day in the Junction 5K
      137 5th Street
      West Des Moines, IA 50265

All mailed forms MUST be post-marked by Monday, April 16, 2012..

On-Site Registration & Packet Pick-Up: 
On site registration will be available at these locations and times:

Saturday, April 21st

12:00 - 3:00pm

Historic Valley Junction office

137 5th Street

Race Day

Sunday, April 22nd

9:00 - 10:30am

NW corner of 5th & Maple in Valley Junction

Cost is $25 if registering after Sunday, April 8, 2012.

• A $50 gift certificate to Fitness Sports will be awarded for the overall male and female finisher of the 5k run.

• The top two male and female finishers in each of the ten-year-deep age groups (younger than 20, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60 and over) will be awarded gift certificates to the shops in Historic Valley Junction.


Volunteering and More Information: 
For information on volunteer opportunities for the event, contact the Historic Valley Junction office at (515) 222-3642 or events@valleyjunction.com.

10 am - 3 pm
5k Run/Walk
11:00 am
Children's Fun Run
12:00 pm
Hybrid Mileage Contest
12:30 pm
Live Music
10 am - 3 pm


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