Mark Knutson Friday Night 5K
Mark Knutson Friday Night 5KJoin thousands of runners at Fargo’s 20th anniversary event for a Friday Night 5K on May 31st, now renamed The Mark Knutson Friday Night 5K after late Fargo race director. The Mark Knutson Friday Night 5K is a massive celebration of running and all things Fargo, celebrating Mark’s legacy by making his memory a part of the race he loved so dearly. Featuring a theme of Mark’s favorite 80’s rock music and an electric atmosphere, this is a 5K you won’t want to miss. The race kicks off at 6:30 p.m. and will have you rockin’ and runnin’ from the inside out! The event is capped at 6,000 runners and will sell out prior to registration closing, so be sure to reserve your spot as soon as possible!
DAYS TO RACE
Honorary 5K SwagTo honor the incredible legacy of its late race director, the Fargo Marathon’s Friday Night 5K has been officially renamed the Mark Knutson Friday Night 5K. Along with an epic after party, 5K runners will receive an 80’s rock style short sleeve tee shirt to celebrate Mark’s favorite type of music.
location & time
Date: May 31, 2024
Time: 6:30 p.m.
Stay tuned for updates and the 2024 course map closer to race day!
Once you cross the finish line, go the “extra mile” and celebrate with your fellow runners at the post race party in downtown Fargo! There’s no better way to end the weekend than at an epic party full of music, food, cold beer, and fun! Stay tuned for more exciting announcements!