GIVE KIDS THE WORLD VILLAGE GINGERBREAD RUN 5K is an annual event that celebrates the joys of childhood and inspires hope for children with life-threatening illnesses and their families. It is a professionally timed race that can be walked, run or strolled through our 79-acre whimsical Village—past snoring trees, magic castles, the world's largest CANDY LAND game and more.

Date: Saturday, November 14, 2015
Location: Give Kids The World Village
Run Time: 8 a.m.

VIP Runner Experience: SOLD OUT! Includes race registration, VIP packet pickup express line, $100 purple runner's performance shirt, and entrance into the indoor VIP area. Pamper yourself pre and post-race with special snacks, drinks, and massages.

Adults: All participants will receive a 2015 Gingerbread Run medal, goody bag and refreshments.

February 19 - August 31: $35
September 1 - October 15: $40
October 16 - November 13: $45
Day of Registration: $50
unless sold out

Juniors 3 – 12: $20 with paid adult

Virtual Runners: $45 All virtual runners will receive a 2015 Gingerbread Run medal.

For a child battling a life-threatening illness, the chance to smile, laugh and truly be a kid may sometimes seem like a distant dream. By raising funds for Give Kids The World Village, you can help make that dream possible and bring happiness and hope to children who need it most!

Win a $200 Fit to Run Gift Card

Raise $50 for the Gingerbread Run, from now through October 20, and receive one entry for the chance to win a $200 gift card to Fit2Run. Every additional $50 raised increases your chances of winning.

Online donations received between Tuesday, October 6 and Tuesday, October 20, 2015 are eligible for entries.

Official contest rules can be found here. Prize was donated to Give Kids The World. Drawing should be held at 10 a.m. EST on Wednesday, October 21, 2015.

You could be a contest winner!


We have some amazing prizes for our top teams and fundraisers! Click here for more information.