March for Babies

Race Stats

  • Location: Truman and Grand
  • Length: 2.5 Miles
  • Start time: 8am
  • End time: 12pm
  • Date: 05-07-2017
  • Beneficiary: March of Dimes
  • Day of event Phone: 918-740-6809
  • Day of event contact: Courtney Naylor
  • Race Director Name: Courtney Naylor
  • Race Director Email:cnaylor@marchofdimes.org
  • No. of Participants: 10000
  • Race Website: www.marchforbabies.org/event/kansascity
  • Link to Map:

Race Route

Start Line is at Grand and Truman
Participants will head south to 19th St and Grand
Parade will split at 19th & Grand into a Long Route and Short Route
Short Route:
Participants will head west on 19th to Walnut
Head North on Walnut to 14th to the Finish line at 14th and Walnut
Long Route:
Participants will head east to McGee St
Head south on McGee St to Pershing Rd
Head west on Pershing Rd to Grand
Head north on Grand to 19th St
Head west on 19th St to Walnut
Head north on Walnut to 14th to the Finish line at 14th and Walnut

About This Race

March for Babies is the March of Dimes' signature fundraising
event. It includes a short and long route walk, children's activities,
and food. The event takes place in the Kansas City Power & Light District