To promote understanding of other cultures through education and exchange programs.

To encourage interest in and a value for different cultures.

To develop a process whereby Garden Grove residents have the means and opportunities to learn about and communicate with people from foreign countries.

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Sister City Association

of Garden Grove


Garden Grove, CA 92842



More 5k info

Course Etiquette

Fast runners are asked to move to the front. Walkers and strollers are asked to go to the back. Dogs are allowed on the sidelines. NO dogs on the course.

Race Day Packet Pick-Up

Packet pick-up on race day will start at 6:30 a.m., on Main Street, near the start line. If needed, please give yourself extra time in the morning to pick up your packet.

Late Registration

Late registration will start at 6:30 a.m., on Main Street, near the start line. Please give yourself extra time in the morning to register. Cost for registering on packet pick-up day or morning of the race is $45.

Start/Finish Line

Start/Finish line is located on Main Street. The race begins 8:00 a.m. sharp. Please plan to arrive early to park and walk to the start line. All participants must be off the streets by 9:15 a.m.

Early Packet Pick-Up

When: Friday, May 24, 2019

Time: 4:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.

Where: 11277 Garden Grove Blvd. #101C

Save yourself some time the morning of the race and pick up your bib and t-shirt the night before. The bib includes the chip so please do not remove this. Please note that pick up on race day will be at the start line area the morning of the race.

Race Day

When: Saturday, May 25, 2019

Time: 6:30 a.m.-10:00 a.m. (5K starts at 8:00 a.m. sharp)

Where: Garden Grove Historic Main Street


Parking will be available at Home Depot on Garden Grove Blvd. The entrance is located on Grove Ave., in between Garden Grove Blvd. and Acacia. Please park in the spots closest to Grove Ave.

Medal Ceremony

Medal ceremony will take place at 9:00 a.m., at the finish line. Top 3 male and female in selected age categories will be given medals. Please note that EVERY finisher will be receiving a finisher medal when they cross the finish line.

Group Sign Ups

If you have a large group of kids that are members of a non-profit youth group, such as a school, or Boy/Girls Club we want help your organization maximize the number of kids that can participate.​ Do not register via this site.

For more information contact: strawberrystomp@gmail.com

Course Map


Become a sponsor today!

We are currently seeking sponsors for our 2019 run and expecting well over 1000 people at the event! 

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