Join us for the 2017 event! city on the Bay 5 & 10k - is now the Waddle Like A Duck half-marathon, 10k and 5k

Click to Waddle Like a Duck 2017 Event

Click to Waddle Like a Duck 2017 Event

Note: Packet pickup and the start/finish line has moved! We are still in the Walker City Park but are now at the "upper" or "west" picnic pavilion. Due to road construction in Walker, we have new courses. These courses are not yet USATF certified.

Join us Monday July 4, 2016 at Walker City Beach!    5K & 10K Start is 8:15 AM.

Kick-Off your 4th of July lakeside in downtown Walker. All proceeds benefit the Walker Area Community Center and Walker Youth Hockey. You'll receive a finisher's medal and commemorative running shirt. Medal

* Online registration is $40 total including the online registration fee.
* Special online registration for children ages 12 and under is $20 including the registration fee.
     - Children will receive a finisher's medal but will not receive a commemorative shirt.
* Onsite registration on July 3rd is $45.
* Onsite registration on July 4th is $50.
* Race shirts given by order registrations are received.

2016 5K Results: 2016 5K Results         2016 10K Results: 2016 10K Results

2015 5K Results: 2015 5K Results         2015 10K Results: 2015 10K Results

2014 Results:     2014 10K Results

Starting and finishing lakeside in the picturesque Walker City Park, this event is just one of many “Old Fashioned” 4th of July festival activities in scenic Walker MN. Join the 4th of July fun in Walker MN by starting your festival with an invigorating 5 or 10k Walk/Run.  For serious runners the event offers chip timing and a fast, flat course.

Event Schedule

Sunday July 3rd

5:00 - 7:00 p.m. Registration and Packet Pickup, Walker City Park
Monday July 4th
6:30 - 7:30 am Registration and Packet Pickup, Walker City Park
8:15 am START of 5K & 10K Race - Walker City Park
2:00 pm Parade Begins - Mainstreet, Downtown Walker
10:00 am - 6:00 pm Family Fun in the Park, Walker City Park
2:00-10:00 pm Fish Fry & Beer Garden, Walker City Park
4:00 - 11:00 pm Live Entertainment, Walker City Park
Dark Fireworks, Walker City Park



Race Director: Mitch Loomis
Phone: 218-547-1819