Hop, Skip & a Jump Start


Sunday, September 17

Day-of Registration opens at 7:30 am Sunday morning! 

Get the whole family active at Hop, Skip & a Jump Start! Wind your way along the South Platte River Trail in our stroller-friendly 5K, or watch your kids go for gold in the Kid Course, Toddler Trot or Infant Crawl! Then, fuel up at the expo!

Check out the fun at last year's event here.

Day-of registration and expo begin at 7:30 am 
5K starts at 9 am | Mini-Meets begin at 10:15 am

 5K Registration Fees

  •  "Just In Time" Day-of (9/17): $38

Mini-Meet Registration Fees
Kid Course, Toddler Trot and Infant Crawl

  • "Just In Time" Day-of (9/17): $20

Mini-Meet Suggested Ages

  • Kid Course (4 and over)
  • Toddler Trot (ages 1 - 3)
  • Infant Crawl (1 and under, must be crawling)

Medal categories (5K only)
Top male/female
Top male/female (ages 13 - 17)
Top male/female (ages 9 - 12)
Top male/female (ages 8 and under)

Check out the 5K course! 
Please note, the course is out and back.

Registration includes t-shirt or onesie (must register by 12 pm on September 4), goody bag, chip timing and medals for top runners (5K only), expo and Museum admission.

Registration is non-refundable and non-transferrable. The event is rain or shine. No dogs, please.

Proceeds from this event support the Museum’s innovative programming, interactive exhibits, community outreach and sponsored admissions.

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A big thanks to our 2017 sponsors!

Presenting Sponsor


Additional Support
The Goddard School

Mile Marker Donor
Denver-Vail Orthopedics

Media Sponsors

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  • Wed: 9 am - 7 pm
  • Sat, Sun: 10 am - 5 pm

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Free Play 4 - 8 pm

Closed certain holidays.


  • Under Age One: Free
  • Age One: $12
  • Ages 2 - 59: $14
  • Seniors (60+): $12
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