Route Information

The Official Kitchener-Waterloo Oktoberfest 5K Fun Run follows the Oktoberfest Thanksgiving Day Parade route on Monday, October 9, 2017! The run starts around 8am  prior to the beginning of the Parade at approximately 8:30am

We once again have an exciting route for 2017 to accommodate the LRT (Light Rail Transit) construction. It is point-to-point, starting in Kitchener at Borden Avenue N. and Weber Street E. near Knollwood Park and ending in Waterloo at Moses Springer Arena.

This year the entire run will take place on Weber Street from Kitchener to Waterloo


Water station at mid-way point.

Portable toilets will be available at the start line, mid-way point and finish line.

Cheer stations will be set up for spectators at designated locations along the route.