Growing Stronger Community

Join us for a 5K/10K run, Family Fun Run, and Fall Festival this October 27th.  Proceeds go to support Rio Grande Community Farm.

Race competitively, run or walk for fun, hang out for the day and enjoy our local music and vendors.  The course winds through the Los Poblanos Open Space, wildlife habitat, and Rio Grande Community Farm’s fields.

Sign Up for the Race

Race Details

All race and fun-run/walk participants will receive a t-shirt (unisex, adult sizes only), admission to the Fall Festival, and swag packet with their registration fees.

Competitive Races:
1st, 2nd, and 3rd place medals will be awarded to the top three men and women in each of the following age categories: 0-9, 10-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, & 70+ years old.

Plaques will be awarded to the top male and female finisher in each race.

Perks:

Run in the race!

T-shirt

FREE entry into the Farmstrong Fall Festival

FREE entry into the Maize Maze

Schedule of Events

Friday, October 26th

3:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Race Packet Pickup at Athlete’s Edge (West Side location)

Saturday, October 27th

7:45 am | Race-Day Registration and Packet Pickup at the Farm
9:00 am | 10k Competitive Race Begins
10:00 am | 5k Competitive Race and Family Fun Run/Walk Begin
11:00 am | Fall Festival Begins
12:00 pm | Mariachi Sangre Chicano
2:00 pm | Le Chat Lunatique
4:30 pm | Da Terra Meiga
6:00 pm | End of Festival

FarmStrong Proceeds

All profits from FarmStrong 5K/10K/Fun Run 2018 will go to the Rio Grande Community Farm, a local 501(c)3 organization. Rio Grande Community Farm aims to strengthen Albuquerque’s bonds to its rich agricultural history and quality, healthy, local food.

Fun Run/Walk5k Non-Competitive Run/Walk

$ 35

Per EntrantSame day registration is $35 as well

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5kCompetitive Race

$ 35

Per EntrantSame day registration is $35 as well

 

Register Now!

10kCompetitive Race

$ 45

Per EntrantNo late registration! Same day registration is $45 as well

Register Now!

Fall Festival AdmissionFor race entrants

$ 0

Per AdultRace entrants get into the Farmstrong Fall Festival for FREE!

General admission (not-racing): $8

Children over 12: $7

Children under 12 are FREE!

Pay at the ticket table at the event, or purchase tickets online

Vending at the Festival

Becoming a vendor at FarmStrong is easy! Simply fill out the application form; a $20 non-refundable application fee is required to finalize your application. The link to the payment site is found at the end of the online application.

Become a Vendor

Sponsoring the Race and Festival

Becoming a sponsor of this great cause is easy. We are seeking financial, in-kind, and prize sponsors of FarmStrong 2018. Simply fill out our online sponsorship form. Sponsors who donate $100 or more have the option of being recognized on the event t-shirt.

Become a Sponsor

Directions

 

1701 Montaño Road NW
Albuquerque, NM 87107

 

Driving :

From the intersection of Montaño and 4th St, head west on Montaño for one mile .
Turn right onto Tierra Viva, and parking will be on your left.
NOTE : Rio Grande Boulevard and Montaño Road do not connect! Montaño Road is accessible from 4th Street or Coors Boulevard.

Bicycling :

From the Paseo del Bosque Bike Trail, ride east on Montaño for about one mile.
Turn left onto Tierra Viva.

We would like to thank our long time Partner, City of Albuquerque – Open Space Division.