Essential Race Info

Date and Start Time:

Sunday, July 21, 2019: National Ice Cream Day

5K: 8:00 am

Little Ice Cream Lover’s Run: 9:00 am

Ice Cream Served: When you’re done!


There is a small fee for processing the transaction. Teams are made up of 4 runners. Online registration only or on race day in person. Online registration ends Wednesday, July 17


March 1 through June 9
June 10 through June 30
July 1 through July 17
Race Day



Team (per member)


Lil Ice Cream Lover’s Run (Ages up to 12)

March 1 through Race Day



5K Registration includes:

Timing, Event T-shirt, Finisher’s Medal, Ice Cream at the Finish Line, Prizes for Top Finishers, Age Group Awards, Ice Cream Themed Mile Markers.

Little Ice Cream Lover’s Run includes (for ages 12 and under):

Event T-shirt, Finisher’s Medal, Ice Cream at the Finish Line, Prizes for Finishers


Waterfall Park, Independence, MO

Official Address:

4501 S Bass Pro Drive
Independence, MO 64055

Enter from 40 Hwy. Lee’s Summit Rd entrance to the park will be closed the morning of the race.


Start/Finish Line is in the parking lot of Waterfall Park. The course will go down to Lee’s Summit Road and back, then around the Bass Pro Shop following Bass Pro Drive through the roundabout and finishing along the shaded road along the lake and waterfall.


Please park in the Hobby Lobby/Mardel parking lot and use the short walk to the start/finish line to warm up. A “P” marks this lot in the above course map.

Handicap Parking: Handicapped may use the Waterfall Park parking lot. Please park on the west side of the parking lot away from the Start/Finish line against the curb. This location is marked with a checkered flag in the above course map.

Timing and Results:

Timing provided by RaceDay Timing Solutions.
Results posted soon after the race online at RaceDay Timing Solutions.

Packet Pickup

Friday, July 19, from 4-7 pm at Cold Stone Creamery in Independence.
Race Day at starting at 7 am at Waterfall Park.


1st, 2nd, 3rd Overall Male and Female

Fastest Team

1st Place Age Group (Male & Female):

  • 14 & under
  • 15 – 19
  • 20 – 24
  • 25 – 29
  • 30 – 34
  • 35 – 39
  • 40 – 44
  • 45 – 49
  • 50 – 54
  • 55 – 59
  • 60 – 64
  • 65 – 69
  • 70 – 74
  • 75+

Charity Highlight:

Out of the proceeds, the Unweary Runners Foundation will make a donation to benefit Living Youth Programs. Living Youth Programs, its affiliated youth camps for teens and preteens, and other activities form a part of its effort to provide great opportunities to create lasting friendships and unforgettable memories. The camps consist of classes and programs designed to expose teens and preteens to activities they may not normally experience and empower them to grow to lead responsible and healthy lives.

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