Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ's)
Here are answers to some of the more common questions runners ask. If you have other questions or concerns that are not addressed here, please contact our office and we will connect you with our race director.
Official Whaling Days Partner
July 27-29, 2018
Can I run with my dog?
Yes, if your dog is leashed.
Can I run pushing a baby stroller?
Where can I signup?
Online (see link above)
Is it more money to enter day of race?
Yes, an extra $5.00 for the 4-mile foot race and the 1-mile run/walk.
Do you have family rates?
Where does the run start?
Corner of Silverdale Way & Kitsap Mall Blvd.
Is it hilly?
No for the one mile; four mile is challenging course with a fast finish.
Where is the finish?
Silverdale Antiques in front of parade reviewing stand on Silverdale Way.
What time do the runs start?
8:45 for the four mile; 8:50 for the one mile; 9:40 for the kids' dashes.
What time are the awards?
Begins immediately after the run.
Is there a parade/festival?
Yes. Parade starts at 10:00 a.m. Whaling Days Festival is July 27-29 at the Silverdale Waterfront Park. Visit the Whaling Days website for more information.
Is the start/finish at the same location?
No; the finish is approximately 300 yards from the start.
Where can I park?
There is ample parking throughout the area, however, please consider the parade's route and start time.
Is there water along the course?
Yes, on the four mile route at 2-3/4 mile.
Can I walk the races?
Yes, but please keep in mind that the four mile course will close at 9:50 a.m.