Cupcake Chase 5K Run/Walk

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Online Registration closed at:
11:59 PM on 08/24/2021


Hurricane, WV - Valley Park


August 28, 2021- 8:00 AM




Course Map

Course begins in Valley Park at the large sheltter.  It follows the park road out of the park and through residential neighbourhoods.  It circles back into the park and through the park on part of the running/walking trail and comes to an end at the large shelter.  The trail is mostly paved with a short distance of trail through some grass and on the park trail.

Entry Fees

Early Bird Registration Until July 31 - $20

Pre-Registration August 1 - August 24 - $25

Race Day Registration - $30

Age Groups

1-12   years male                             1-12   years female

13-19 years male                            13-19  years female

20-29 years male                             20-29 years female

30-39 years male                             30-39 years female

40-49 years male                             40-49 years female

50-59 years male                             50-59 years female

60+    years male                             60+     years female


Best Overall Male & Best Overall Female will receive a trophy

Top 2 Males & Top 2 Females in Each Age Division will receive a medal

First Male & First Female with a Decorated Cupcake will receive a medal

Best Overall in Stroller Division will receive a medal

Best Decorated Cupcake Award

***New this year!  Award for most fun race attire!***

Awards will not be duplicated for best overeall male & female and age divisions


Charity Information

The Children's Miracle Network Hospitals is a national organization that raises moneey across the country for over 170 local children's hospitals across the U.S. and Canada.  100% of what we raise at our festival stays local to benefit the WVU Medicine Children's Hospital in Morgantown.  To find out moree about the organization, please visit

More Information

The Sweetest Race in Town is back for it's 7th year! Our Cupcake Chase 5K is so much fun for the entire family!  What other race offers you the chance to show off your cupcake decorating skills?  That's right!!  You have the option to decorate a cupcake along the race route to bring back to the finish line for our WV Cupcake Festival Royalty to judge for an award!  We will also have cupcakes at the finish line for all to enjoy!  This sweet race is the kickoff to our WV Cupcake Festival!  The WV Cupcake Festival is a festival with something for the entire family and enough cupcakes and variety of cupcakes to satisy anyone's sweet tooth!  Join us for the 5K, then stick around to see food, crafts, amatuer cupcake bakers to compete, a kid's pageant and so much more!  The festival and it's events are rain or shine.  No refunds will be issued unless the event is canceled.

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