Walk for Wishes

Race Stats

  • Location: 14th and Walnut
  • Length: 5k
  • Start time: 9am
  • End time: 12pm
  • Date: 04-27-2019
  • Beneficiary: Make a Wish Foundation
  • Day of event Phone: 816-399-5330
  • Day of event contact: Kris Nienhaus
  • Race Director Name: Gisel Germany
  • Race Director Email:giselrdts@gmail.com
  • No. of Participants: 900
  • Race Website: http://www.walkforwisheskc.com
  • Link to Map: https://www.mappedometer.com/?maproute=675850

Race Route

1. Start at 1442 Walnut Street KC MO 64106
2. Head North on Walnut Street toward 13th Street
3. Continue on Walnut
4. Head East on 12th Street
5. Continue East on 12th Street
6. Turn South on Holmes (one-mile cut-off - turn around at Holmes)
7. Turn West on 13th Street
8. Head South on Oak Street
9. Continue South on Oak Street until 22nd Street
1`1. Turn North on McGee Street
12. Continue North on McGee Street until 17th Street
13. Turn E on 17th Street
14. Turn N on Oak Street
15. Continue N on Oak St until 12 Street
16. Turn West on 12th Street
17. Turn South on Walnut
18. Continue South on Walnut to Finish at 1331 Walnut Street

About This Race

This event is a fun walk followed by a family friendly wish zone including inflatables games, face painting, and more. We welcome civic groups, companies, schools, wish families, volunteers, and anyone wanting to help local children who are battling critical illnesses.