Society of St. Vincent de Paul-Indianapolis Archdiocesan Council, Inc.

Easter Egg 5K Run/Walk

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Easter Egg 5K Run/Walk

March 31

Easter Egg 5K

We hope you will consider supporting our Easter Egg 5K to be held on Saturday, March 31, 2018.

The 5K will start from Tow Yard Brewery 501 S. Madison Avenue at 10am and wind through the near south part of Indianapolis on a level course. Our vision is that the Easter Egg 5K will become our signature event in the community drawing thousands of walkers and runners from our regional area and beyond. We had almost 1,000 participants in 2017 and our goal is to double that amount in 2018!

Easter weekend is a time when families unite in celebration, so why not do the Easter Egg 5K together? All are welcome … students, families, children in strollers, neighbors, co-workers, serious and not so serious walkers and runners, runners in training for the Mini Marathon…  everyone!

Easter Egg 5K events

  • 5K Run/Walk
  • Kid’s Run
  • Adult Easter Egg Hunt
  • Free beer (for those 21 and over) and free soda

Race Route

How can you help?


Click on the button to sign up and choose SVdP as to how you heard about the event. SVdP will receive $5 for those signing up through our website and $5 for indicating you heard about the event through SVdP – this is important! Enter code SVDP for a $5 discount. Registration fee includes t-shirt, medal, one free beer/soda and adult Easter Egg Hunt. You can pick up your race packet on Friday, March 30 from 12 noon – 6 pm or Saturday, March 31 between 8:00 and 10:00 am at the Tow Yard Brewery.


Clicking on the button you can volunteer to help at water stations, start and finish line, Easter Egg Hunt, and a host o other fun duties. SVdP will receive $20 for each volunteer we recruit … and we need 100 volunteers. Free race Tshirt and one free beer/soda! We are having a contest between some of our local high schools. If you have been recruited by a student from one of our high schools, please make certain you check the box so they will get credit.


We are appealing to companies and individuals to help sponsor this event. Contact Jeff Blackwell at or 317-924-5769 ext. 320 for more information.

Come and see why runners and walkers are the world’s happiest people … and be part of it.

We need your help and hope you will consider registering your family, your club, your co-workers, your fellow students, or volunteer or sponsor and, at the same time, support our mission. There are more people living in poverty in Central Indiana than ever before and the numbers keep rising. Won’t you please … Help Us, Help Others?

Need more information?

Darlene Sweeney
Phone 317-924-5769 ext. 238

Jeff Blackwell
Phone 317-924-5769 ext. 320



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Tow Yard Brewery
501 S. Madison
Indianapolis, IN 46225 United States
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