29th Annual AIDS WALK Kansas City

Race Stats

  • Location: Theis Park
  • Length: 3.5 Miles
  • Start time: 8am
  • End time: 12pm
  • Date: 04-29-2017
  • Beneficiary: AIDS Service Foundation of Greater Kansas City
  • Day of event Phone: 816-529-1920
  • Day of event contact: Josh Strodtman
  • Race Director Name: Michael Lintecum
  • Race Director Email:michael@lintecumgroup.com
  • No. of Participants: 2000
  • Race Website: www.aidswalkkansascity.org
  • Link to Map:

Race Route

The course for the event begins at Theis Park at 10:00 am on Saturday, April 29th.
Walkers head west on Cleaver II Blvd, through Main Street, where they will enter Mill Creek Park.
Cleaver II will be closed from Rockhill Rd to JC Nichols Parkway as well as Oak Street from Volker Blvd to Cleaver II.
From Mill Creek Park, walkers travel east on 43rd Street.
The route continues forward on what has become Rockhill Road, which curves to the right and becomes southbound to 45th Street and continues to Volker Blvd.
Walkers will proceed forward across Volker, veering slightly to the right on what has become Cherry Street, south to 52nd Street.
At 52nd Street, the route turns West to Oak Street and Walkers head north on Oak. Walkers will once again cross Volker and enter Theis Park, just north of Brush Creek where the course end.

About This Race

AIDS WALK Kansas City is the largest HIV/AIDS fundraiser in a five state region. Every year, over 2,000 Walkers, Sponsors and Volunteers gather to raise much needed funds for our local AIDS service organizations. When we hit the streets of KC, we affirm those living with HIV and help spread the message of HIV prevention to our hometown.