FAQ’s – Sunrise Stampede


Where does the race start and finish?
The in person race will start and finish at Silver Creek High School in Longmont, Colorado.

The virtual race can be completed in a location of your choice.

When does the 2-mile run/walk start?
8:00 am
When does the 10K start?
8:10 am
Can I walk?
Yes! Sunrise Stampede participants are welcome to run or walk the 2-mile or 10K events. We want you to enjoy the beautiful day and have fun!  Please note that a maximum time limit will be set for those who are walking.
What is the registration fee?
Online registration for the in person race is:
$30 until June 1st
$35 from June 2nd to July 1st
$40 from July 2nd to August 7th @noon
Walk up registration the day of the event is $45.00.

Online registration for the virtual race is:
$30 until June 1st
$35 from June 2nd to July 1st
$40 from July 2nd to August 6th @noon

Are St. Vrain Valley Schools' Students registration fees free of charge?
The first 200 students to register will receive free registration! Thank you to Longmont United Hospital Centura Health for this support of St. Vrain Valley Schools’ Students! Their registration also includes a t-shirt!
When is the last day to register?
Online registrations must be completed by 12:00 pm on Friday, August 7 for the in person race

Online registration must be completed by 12:00 pm on Thursday, August 6 for the virtual race.

When is the cut off for getting a t-shirt?
All race participants will get a Sunrise Stampede t-shirt if you register by noon on Friday, August 7.  We can not guarantee a t-shirt for race day registrations.

All virtual race participants will receive a t-shirt by mail.

Can I register to run the day of the race?
Sure! Walk up registrations are welcome. The day of the event registration begins at 6:45 am. The cost to register the day of the event is $45.00 and cash or check is preferred. T-shirts are not guaranteed for race day registrations.
Are strollers allowed?
Strollers are welcome. For safety reasons we ask that participants with strollers start near the back so other runners can safely run as fast as they wish.
Can I bring my dog?
Sorry, no pets allowed at the Sunrise Stampede. Please leave pets at home for their safety.
What happens after the race?
Join us for post race refreshments and a vendor fair with local businesses.
Is this a timed event?
Yes, the Sunrise Stampede is a timed event.
What do I get with my registration?
Each participant receives entry to the event, a high quality t-shirt and post race refreshments.
Do you give awards?
Yes! There is an awards presentation after the completion of each race distance on race day. Learn about our awards here.
Do I have to be present to collect an award?
No, you can pick up awards after the event at the Education Foundation for the St. Vrain Valley office.
What if I have a different question?
We love questions! Email us at stampedesupport@efsvv.org