Event Day

Race day schedule

Saturday, September 15, 2018

Time

Activity

Location

7 a.m.

Coffee and tea available in the square

Square

7 a.m.

D.J. music in the square
D.J. announces 15K

Main Stage

7:20 a.m.

15K participants welcome
Dr. Levitt and Patti Shugart kick-off 15K race

Start Line

7:30 a.m.

15K race starts

Start Line

7:40 a.m.

D.J. music in the square

Main Stage

8:10 a.m.

D.J. announces 7K

Main Stage

8:15 a.m.

Medal distribution to begin for 15K participants

Finish Line

8:20 a.m.

7K participants welcome
Dr. Jon Dellandrea and Neil McLaughlin kick-off 7K race

Start Line

8:30 a.m.

7K race starts

Start Line

8:15 a.m.

All booths in the square open

MLS

8:25 a.m.

D.J. music in the square

Main Stage

8:40 a.m.

D.J. announces 5K

Main Stage

8:50 a.m.

5K participants welcome
Dr. Andy Smith and Dave McKay kick-off 5K race

Main Stage

9:00 a.m.

5K race starts

Start Line

9:00 - 9:20 a.m.

D.J. music

Main Stage

10 - 10:15 a.m.

Stage Performance: DNA Project
D.J. announces closing ceremonies

Main Stage

10:15 - 10:45 a.m.

Closing ceremonies

Main Stage

10:45 - 11:05 a.m.

Stage Performance: DNA Project

Main Stage

11:15 a.m.- 12 p.m.

D.J. music in square

Main Stage

 

Mel Lastman Square Map

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Bag Check

Baggage check is provided free to all participating runners. A removable bag tag is included on the bottom of your race bib and is to be used when checking your baggage. Please attach the tag to your bag and give it to the volunteer at baggage check. Your bib is needed to pick up checked baggage after the race. We will not be able to store any large or oversized items such as strollers or suitcases. The RBC Race for the Kids is not responsible for any lost or stolen items, we encourage participants to keep valuable items on them.

Lost Children

Lost children can be reported at the Information Tent located in Mel Lastman Square near Yonge Street. If a lost child is found they will be brought to the Information Tent and an announcement will be made on the main stage.

Security

At RBC Race for the Kids, we are committed to your safety on event day. We are working with the City of Toronto and the Toronto Police Department to ensure participant safety across all course routes and in Mel Lastman Square.