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The Lemon Run

When: Sunday, November 9, 2014 8:00 am - 11:00 am
Where: 4231 Avenue Of The Republic, Memorial Hall in Fairmount Park, Philadelphia, PA 19131 view map

The 6th Annual Lemon Run Philadelphia 5K Run/Walk and Kids’ Dash is fast approaching - join us! Designed to be a family fun event, more than 2,000 runners and walkers of all ages complete the 3.1 mile course including inspirational childhood cancer heroes and their families. A 100 meter kids’ dash precedes the actual race enabling even the youngest of supporters to show their support in the fight against childhood cancer.

  • Tent info: Teams will need to either have 30+ team members or have raised $1,000 by October 24.
  • Registration: Advanced registration fees: 5K Runner - $35, 5K Walker - $25, Kids’ Dash - $15 (100 m dash). Online registration closes at noon EST on Wednesday, November 5. Day of registration is available, although the price increases. 
  • Packet Pick Up Dates and Times:
     - Thursday, November 6: Philadelphia Runner, Center City Philadelphia 11am-3pm
     - Friday, November 7: lululemon, Suburban Square, Ardmore, PA 3-7pm
     - Saturday, November 8: ALSF Office, Bala Cynwyd, PA 11am-3pm
     - Sunday, November 9: Registration Tent at The Lemon Run 7-8:15am

Visit our FAQ section for additional information!

You don't have to live in the Philadelphia area to participate - sign up as a virtual runner and complete a 5K on Nov. 9 where you live. Virtual runners will be mailed a t-shirt and medal.

There are a variety of sponsorship opportunities available with levels beginning at just $250. All sponsorship levels include a number of entries in the Lemon Run, listing on the ALSF website and recognition on the sponsor board the day of the event.

 View select photos from the 2013 Lemon Run below, and visit our Facebook album for more!

Please allow one week for mailed donations to show up on your page.

Fundraisers with Recent Donations

Fundraising Page NameLocationAmount
Caroline's StarsPhiladelphia, PA$4,151
Team BeePhiladelphia, PA$525
For MichaelPhiladelphia, PA$90
Ginja NinjasPhiladelphia, PA$35
Action JaxsonPhiladelphia, PA$350
Austin's Avengers 2014Philadelphia, PA$6,965
Willis of Greater PhiladelphiaPhiladelphia, PA$315
Marvin Frederick Lemon Run 2014Philadelphia, PA$100
Team Erin 2014Philadelphia, PA$1,170
Giulianna the Brave Crusade-2014Philadelphia, PA$1,015
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