McKinney Shamrock Run 5k Presented by HOTWORX

16mar8:00 AM11:00 AMMcKinney Shamrock Run 5k Presented by HOTWORX

Event Details

Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day in McKinney at the 7th Annual McKinney Shamrock Run 5K! Let the shenanigans begin!

🍀The McKinney Shamrock Run 5K Presented by HOTWORX kicks off at Towne Lake Park at 9:00 am! Put on your GREEN and race to the finish line where you’ll receive your lucky finishers medal!

🍀Early bird registration for the Shamrock Run 5k is $30 and includes entry into the chip timed racecourse, Shamrock Run 5K t-shirt, custom Shamrock Run bib, and an awesome finishers medal! A portion of event proceeds supports The Warrior’s Keep! Pricing will increase to $35 on February 1st!

🍀Festivities include local vendors, delicious food, GREEN TUPPS beer, costume contests, a Shamrock Photo booth, Irish music, and Irish dancing! The event is so fun, and family friendly!

🍀 CASH prizes will be awarded to the Top Overall Males and Females during our awards ceremony presented by Prestige Community Credit Union! First Place ($100), Second Place ($50) and Third Place ($25) AND the First Place Stroller Strider ($25). PLUS awards for the top male and female finisher in the following age groups: 14 & under, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60 & over! The Awards Ceremony will take place at 9:45am!

🍀A BIG THANK YOU TO OUR MAJOR COMMUNITY EVENT PARTNERS WHO ARE MAKING THIS EVENT AWESOME! : 🍀 Presenting Sponsor: HOTWORX, Finish Line Sponsor: Trinity Falls, Award Ceremony Sponsor: Prestige Community Credit Union, and photobooth sponsor Auto Hail Repair Group!

🍀After the Shamrock Run 5K Festivities head to Downtown McKinney for the McKinney St. Patrick’s Day Beer Walk!🍀

The McKinney St. Patrick’s Day Beer Walk is from 11:00 am – 6:00 pm in Historic Downtown McKinney! Enjoy sipping and strolling through the streets of downtown McKinney tasting 20 unique craft beers! Learn more HERE.

🍀Interested in becoming a vendor at The Shamrock Run 5k? Apply HERE!

McKinney Shamrock Run 5k FAQ’s:

When is packet pickup?

Packet pickup is Tuesday, March 12th, 4pm-6:30pm AND Wednesday, March13th, 4:30pm-6:30pm at HOTWORX in McKinney! 3194 W University Dr Suite 300, McKinney, TX 75071

Can I pick up someone else’s packet?

Yes, you can pickup packets for others. Please note that packet pickup is separated into 4 lines. A-F, G-M, N-S, T-Z If the people you are picking up for has a last name in a different line you will have to get into that line after picking up your bib. To pickup packets you need the email confirmation. (No need to print- just show us the barcode in the email.)

How early can I arrive on race day?

You can arrive as early as 7:45am. The 5K begins at 9am!

Do children need to register?

Anyone walking/running the Shamrock Run 5k who is not being pushed in a stroller should pay the registration fee to participate.

Where do I park?

Please stay tuned. Email communication is sent out race week with instructions on where to park.

Can I volunteer?

Yes! The event needs volunteers at packet pickup! Please email us at for volunteer opportunities. We provide volunteers with free tickets to the Shamrock Run 5K for their time volunteering! (or a future event if you prefer)

How do I sponsor the event?

Email us for info!

Who is The Warrior’s Keep?

The Warrior’s Keep is our nonprofit partner at the Shamrock Run 5k. They are a veteran focused nonprofit organization based in McKinney. Learn about them here.

Who organizes the McKinney Shamrock Run 5k?

The event is hosted by SBG Hospitality! We are based in McKinney and host many McKinney events. Every event we host gives back to a local nonprofit. Follow us on Instagram and Facebook to stay in the loop with our local events!

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Towne Lake Park

1405 Wilson Creek Parkway, McKinney, TX 75069