The 2024 St. Patrick’s Day 5k will take place on Saturday, March 16, 2024.


On March 16, 2024 put a little Irish in your step. Come out for a flat and fast 5k in scenic Stanley Park.


Where: Stanley Park Pavilion, Stanley Park, Vancouver, BC
Date: Saturday, March 16, 2024
Time: 9:30 am

Timing: This is a timed event by Startline Timing. The timing is attached to your race number – no number no time. Make sure to wear your number. Your timing chip is on the back of your race number. No race number, no time.

For safety purposes, participants with walking poles, strollers or baby joggers MUST start at the back of the pack..


2024 Online Registration is Now OPEN


RunGo is the official course sponsor for the BMO. St. Patrick’s Day 5k.  Download the RunGo App  for turn turn voice navigation of the St. Patrick’s Day 5k!

The race course will be running on the road (starting on Pipeline Road) and finishing at the Stanley Park Pavilion.

Check out the Course Preview by RunGo!



We are looking for an official pace vehicle of the BMO St. Patrick’s Day 5k. 



Are you considering running your first 5k? Join the FREE Wednesday night run group at 6:00 pm at the Robson Running Room.


Elite Registration closes, March 10, 2024

Requests for complimentary entries for elite runners for the BMO St. Patrick’s Day 5k will be handled on a case-by-case basis.
Standards: sub 17:00 minutes

Please email us no later than two weeks before race day, at


Open | BC 5k Championships | Mile | Masters | Age Group | BC Overall | Course Record
2024 Awards & Prizes

Open Men & Women ($1,200)

1st – $300

2nd – $200

3rd – $100

4th – $100 Running Room GC

5th – $100 Running Room GC


6th –Stanley Park Brewing Growler & Fill

7th – Stanley Park Brewing Growler & Fill

8th – Stanley Park Brewing Growler & Fill

9th – Stanley Park Brewing Growler & Fill

10th – Stanley Park Brewing Growler & Fill

2024 BC 5K Championships
Open Senior Men and Women
Masters Men and Women 35 Plus (first 3 to finish)

1st – $200

2nd – $150

3rd – $100

RunGo Mile – Men & Women

1st – Cash grab of $150.00 for the 1st male and female to reach the mile. You must complete the race and be within 1 minute of the winner to collect the loot!

Masters Men & Women


1st – The top overall male and female master (Innovative Fitness Full fitness package prizes (value over $1000)

The downtown Telus Garden Innovative Fitness studio is the location that has donated to this event. They can help with any fitness goal for people of all fitness levels, provide athletic training, and can even provide Kinesiology sessions for anyone dealing with injuries or looking for active Rehab. They also specialize in training their clients to achieve and prepare for adventures around the world, including climbing Mt. Everest, marathons, etc. They have donated a few $1000 fitness packages. Be sure to give them a call to book a consult if you have any health & fitness questions.

Age Group Prizing Men & Women (under 20, 20-24, 25-29….65-69, 70+)

1st – Stanley Park Brewing Beer Tumbler and Stance Socks
2nd Superfeet
3rd – Gu

Course Record (2024)

1st – Saucony is a strong supporter of athletes and the St. Patrick’s Day 5k and each year offers up a $250 race record bonus for both men and women
You must be present to collect your award, they will not be sent to you after the event.