1. When and where is the Stomp Out Suicide Event?
The Stomp Out Suicide 5K is on Saturday, August 19, 2017. Registration begins at 9 a.m. See full schedule below.
The event will be held at Goodview Park in Wyoming, MN.
Address for Goodview Park:
26079 Goodview Ave, Wyoming, MN 55092
2. What about parking?
Limited parking will be available at Goodview Park, and then we ask that you park at the overflow lot at Blue Spruce Park. Driving directions available here. Buses will run from approximately 8 a.m.-12:45 p.m.
3. How do I register for the Stomp Out Suicide 5K?
Register online here. Registration includes a race day t-shirt, access to all of the fun event activities, and your 5K registration. T-shirts for registrations made after 8/8/17 will be available on a first-come, first-served basis.
4. How do I create a team or donate to a team?
Create a team or donate to a team here. Gather your friends, family, co-workers, and neighbors and create a team! Funds raised will support Canvas Health‘s mental health, substance use, and crisis services, including Minnesota’s suicide prevention phone and text lines.
5. Can we come even if we’re not able to walk or run the 5K?
Yes! There are plenty of activities going on in the park to keep you occupied while others are running or walking the race route. Check out our silent auction/raffle, bounce houses, live music, resource fair, Memory Line, costumed characters, ambulance tours, balloon release tent, food trucks, SOS merchandise, and more. This day is all about raising awareness in the community, so the more, the merrier – even if you can’t do the 5K!
6. What time does everything start and end?
Check our schedule of events below. We encourage you to get there early for best parking spots!
|9:40 a.m.||Welcome Messages
|10:00 a.m.||5K Run Begins|
|10:05 a.m.||5K Walk Begins|
|10:30 a.m.||Live Music by Jake Nelson!|
|11:30 a.m.||Balloon Release|
|Noon||Silent Auction Close|
|12:30 p.m.||Silent Auction Announcements|
7. Can I bring my baby and/or a dog on the 5K?
Yes! We encourage families to come and participate. Strollers and babies in carriers are more than welcome. Your four-legged family members are also welcome. Just be sure to have your dog on a leash, please.
8. I am unable to attend the event, but would still like to support it in some way. How can I donate?
Thank you for your support! You can donate to our general team fundraising page. Donate now
If you have any more questions not addressed here, feel free to contact us. We look forward to seeing you on Saturday, August 19, 2017!