ROAD CLOSURE NOTICE: Gilbert drivers, please be aware that this Saturday, December 10th, Val Vista Drive and Greenfield Road, between Elliot and Guadalupe Roads, will be closed to through traffic at the Power Line Trail, from 9:45 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., for the annual 12k's of Christmas event. Learn more here.



Gilbert Days 5k and 1mile Run

  • Date: 11/14/2014 3:30 PM
  • Location: Freestone Park

The 30th Annual Gilbert Days 5K and 1 Mile Fun Run and Family Expo is Gilbert’s premiere athletic event.  The event is held within the boundaries of Freestone Park, utilizing sidewalks, equestrian trails, and the main entrance to the park. With 1,000 registered runners expected,this race has the largest participation of youth runners in the valley. In addition, 3,000 spectators are expected. 

The event kicks off with the ever so popular Mascot Race, where sponsor mascots compete for the Mascot Award and of course “bragging rights”. For the runners, medals are presented to the top three finishers in 20 age divisions for both male and female 5K participants.  The event is capped off with post race giveaways, an awards ceremony, the opportunity for free massages for participants and spectators visiting vendor and sponsor booths at the event.

Registration Begins August 2014! Check the event website for updated event information.

Gilbert Days

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