Does your kid want to join in on the fun? Are you hoping to instill your love for the run, outdoors, competitive nature? Not only are the Kids Rock the Races Series fun for kids to be a part of the "Big Kid" races but it’s also an important part of developing a healthy lifestyle. The below races are non-competitive and everyone receives a finishers ribbon and fun/tasty treats for participating.

Saturday, Oct. 6, 2018

Finish off the Pacific Source Kids Rock the Races Series with the Bend Fall Festival Pumpkin Harvest Run! After running the race, kids will get a pumpkin to take to the Family Fun Area to paint.

Saturday, April 7, 2019

Help your Little Fry hatch into runner! If you’re child is too young to run with the big salmon, this fun run will still get them moving upstream! The Little Fry Run is a non-competitive, healthy event that kids 3-10 can enjoy.

Saturday, May 25, 2019

Do you have a Happy Little Kid ? Children ages 3-10 years old are invited to join in on the Happy Little Kids Race!

Saturday, June 15, 2019

Join us at the Bend Premier Real Estate Bite of Bend for the Little Hopper Root Beer Run! Kids 3-10 will have a blast on this fun course while building the key components of their root beer float.

Saturday, July 27, 2019

As if the Children’s Festival wasn’t enough for your kiddos, Lay It Out Events is excited to present the Balloon Blast Kids Race at Troy Field.


The more kids participate the more they earn. Starting at their second race, kids have the opportunity to win cool prizes. Collect a stamp from each race and reap the rewards. 2nd race your child will receive a Kids Rock the Races hat provided by PacificSource Health Plan.

A finisher's ribbon and a stamp on your Kids Rock the Races card
Kids Rock The Races trucker hat
$3 serving of Cuppa Yo self-serve frozen yogurt
One free game of mini golf at Sun Mountain Fun Center

$20 gift card to FootZone


Mystery Prize!