34th Annual Runnin' of the Green

1700 E Louisiana Ave, Denver, Colorado, 80210, USA



The Green is BACK

The 34th annual Terry McGrath Runnin of the Green! 

We invite you to join us for the traditional Irish "Marathon" with a 7K and 2 Mile Run Walk as we kick off the start of the running season.  

Sláinte! or "to your health" - you can choose between the Lucky 7K Run/Walk, or the ever-popular Leprechaun Leap 2 Mile Run/Walk (this year the 2 mile will be timed and offer awards).

We take our Irish fun seriously and this is a seriously fun event! Find out for yourself why we have been voted the best race post-party!

Fun festivities include:

  • 🎉Runnin of the Green Festival/Expo
  • 🎵Live Irish Music
  • 💃🏽Irish Dancers
  • 🍺Beer Garden
  • 😋Refreshments
  • ☘️Colorado Youth Pipe Band
  • 📷Free Photos
  • And much much more!!!!

Don't miss out on the official start of the running season with Denver's Classic Irish Jog!

LOCATION - We will be back for one more year at Denver's beautiful Washington Park.



  • 8:30 a.m. - Bib Pickup and Race Day Registration
  • 9:55 a.m. - Athletes with disabilities advanced start
  • 10:00 a.m. - Lucky 7K Run/Walk Start
    Wave start, participants will line up according to their expected pace per mile.
  • 10:30 a.m. - Leprechaun Leap 2 Mile Starts

Packet Pickup will be held at BOULDER RUNNING COMPANY Cherry Creek on March 11th & 12th.  

  • Friday, March 11th -  2 p.m. - 7 p.m.
  • Saturday, March 12th, 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Or pickup on race day starting at 8:30 a.m. near the start line in Washington Park.

For so many of you, this event is an annual tradition and we are so thankful for you!  You have helped us raise thousands of dollars for charity over the years.  If you are new to this event, we welcome you with open arms! 

We can't wait to see each and every one of you for this year's Runnin of the Green!  


Volunteers! Make this event IRISH FUN. If you, or anyone you know, is interested in volunteering please contact michelle@halsports.net or sign up here!  Thank you so much!!