schedule of events


While race day packet pickup is available, we highly reccommend you skip those lines and pick up your packet at one of these two advanced packet pickups:


Tuesday, September 10, 2024

5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Pink Gorilla Events

3121 S. 6th St, Suite C, Lincoln, NE 68502 (View Map)


Thursday, September 12, 2024

5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Blue Cross Blue Shield

1919 Aksarben Village Drive, Omaha, NE 68180 (View Map)

Race Day | Friday September 13, 2024

5:30 PM – 6:45 PM: Race Day Packet Pickup (City Park, Elmwood NE)
7:00 PM: Race Starts (City Park, Elmwood NE)
7:30 PM – 10:30 PM: After Party (Elmwood Firehall)
8:15 PM: Overall and Masters Awards Ceremony
8:45 PM: Age Group Awards Ceremony


Please arrive at least 45 minutes prior to the race to leave time to park and use restroom. Add an additional 15 minutes if you still need to pickup your packet.

Lining Up

Runners will begin lining up at 6:45 PM. As you line up, please
do so by anticipated pace. We’ll have pace signs to help you
find the right spot. Remember, while running with your friends is
fun, we ask you don’t run more than two wide on the trails.

Mango Cart After Party

The Mango Cart After Party will begin at 7:30 PM and is included in your race registration. The after party includes a live band, a free beer or soda, plus a BBQ Dinner. **Vegetarian meal option available upon request at after party.