Race Preview: 2019 Salem Paddy Pint 10K/5K/Kids Dash (Salem)

The 3rd annual Salem Paddy Pint will be held on Saturday, March 16th, and will once again be a fundraiser for the Dental Foundation of Oregon and their Tooth Taxi, which provides children in the local community with free dental care and oral health education.

This 10K run, 5K run/walk, and 400m kids dash is hosted by the Kristen Smith Family Dental Group and will be held the Riverfront Park in Salem. Sparky’s Brewing Company will be at the finish line for food and beverages and all registered racers will receive a ticket for a free drink (use it for am alcoholic drink if you’re 21+!).

Also, each registered racer will receive a long-sleeved shirt with this race logo. Kid’s Dashers have the option to purchase a youth long sleeve shirt in addition to their FREE race entry.

Kick off St. Patrick’s Day weekend in Salem with this fun event!


Date: Saturday, March 16, 2019
Time: 10K and 5K: 10 AM | Kid’s Dash: 9:50 AM
Location: Riverfront Park | 200 Water St NE Salem, OR 97301
Price: 10K: $30 | 5K: $25 | Kid’s Dash: Free
Registration: Online here

Check out the event on Facebook and be sure to register by February 27th to guarantee your race shirt!

About Author

Bobi Jo has lived all over the midwest but moved to Portland in 2007 and now calls it home. She started casually running in 2012 and trained up for the "Run Like A Mother" 5k as her first proper event. She got a taste of the runner's high and is now a veteran ultrarunner. While running is her favorite sport, she is a "Jill of all trades, master of none" - her other hobbies include rock climbing, hiking, skiing, mountain biking, snowshoeing, and traveling the world. On her elusive rest days, she is an avid bookworm and a Green Bay Packers fan.

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