A Sweet Run & Walk

The Bust a Crust! Pie-K 5K Run/Walk

Sunday, September 19th, 8:30 a.m.

Spring Grove Cemetery & Arboretum

 

Join us for the very first Bust a Crust! Pie-K 5K and help Meals on Wheels
feed more than 10,000 local seniors!

The Pie-K will also serve as the official kick-off for Bust a Crust!, our signature fundraiser in which we sell Thanksgiving pies to help keep local seniors fed and living safely at home. 

 



KEY RACE DETAILS

This Pie-K 5K is a timed race for runners and walkers. It's family friendly and open to all! (Sorry, but no dogs are permitted.) The beautiful Spring Grove route is paved and accessible for all ages, strollers and wagons. 

All participants will receive a race T-shirt and commemorative medal.  Trophies will be awarded to the overall top three male and female runners and walkers.  Medals will be awarded to first place male and female finishers in each age group: 6-12, 12-18, 19-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70 -79 and 80+ determined by chip time.

Free parking is provided at Spring Grove Cemetery & Arboretum adjacent to the race start/finish.

This race was previously known as the Cincinnati Area Senior Services Run for the Generations 5K.

JOIN US FOR POST-RACE FUN

We hope you'll stay after the Pie-K for festivities, including the awards ceremony, pie (of course!) and other treats,  beverages and music by DJ Brandon Scott Perry of Sound for Days and the Highlandaires! We'll share more details in the coming months leading up to the Pie-K.

HONOR YOUR FAVORITE SENIORS

When you register online, you can  click on the donate button to make an additional gift or to honor a senior with a donation in their name! Senior honorees will be recognized in signage along the race route. Participants can also write a senior’s names on their race bibs. The race provides an opportunity for people to remember seniors they love in a way that brings together community and promotes health and well-being.

PRE-ORDER YOUR BUST A CRUST! PIES

Pre-orders will be taken at the Pie-K. (Everyone else will have to wait until online ordering begins on October 15.) Pie pick up and delivery occur prior to Thanksgiving. Check out bustacrust.org for more details!