Fourth Annual 5K Fun Run and Walk

Grandparents Day and Heroes Celebration!

Sunday, September 10, 2023


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SAVE THE DATE for Cape Cod Children’s Museum signature event and fundraiser celebrating some of our favorite people – Grandparents! And this year, we are thrilled to open our new Cape Cod Heroes Exhibit sponsored by the Nicholas G. Xiarhos Memorial Fund! Grab your grand, your kids, your neighbors and anyone else who would like to have a fun-filled morning at the children’s museum. Participate in our Kids Fun Run, a true 5K Road Race, or walk a distance of your choosing.

In addition to the exercise portion of the day, enjoy the museum for FREE, visit our safety vehicles from police, fire and ambulance, watch a canine officer at work or try one of our fun activities including the balloon arch photo opportunity. Event is rain or shine! Proceeds from the event support the programs, exhibits and families of Cape Cod Children’s Museum – Play Together!

Registration for the event which includes the race, visit with the Heroes and admission to the museum can be purchased at the museum or on-line. This event will sell out so please get your tickets early.

Thank you to our 2023 MACE Race Sponsors!

MACE Race Information

REGISTRATION: Open August 1, 2023

SCHEDULE: Race start time is 9:00 a.m. On-site registration ends at 8:30 a.m. Join us for a flag raising ceremony at 8:30 a.m. Kids fun run begins at 8:45 and the race follows immediately after! All participants can stay and play at the museum until noon.

Additional fun this year includes the Grand Opening of our Heroes Exhibit and visits by our Safety Professionals including a canine officer demonstration.

Learn more about the MACE family and their generous contributions to the museum and Cape Cod Community.

The Mace Family 2020!