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Kidrageous Golden Gallop 5K Run/Walk + Carnival
Sunday October 20, 2019

5K Walk/Run  + Family Carnival

Start your Sunday off on the “right” foot by attending the 6th Annual Kidrageous Golden Gallop. Run or walk with KDON’s DJ Visa, along the picturesque Monterey Bay Coastal Recreation Trail. The run begins at the Custom House Plaza, with a mid-way turn-around at the Monterey Bay Aquarium. Return to the plaza to enjoy music, dance, carnival fun, great food, beer and wine garden (age 21 and over) and more.

NEW TO THE GOLDEN GALLOP: Polynesian dancers, Batman and his Bat Mobile, and KDON’s DJ Visa (1 – 3pm).

Meet Visa and enjoy carnival favorites from year’s past, including: the My Museum Wheelie Mobile, Samz School of Music, the Seaside Police Department, succulent pots from Succulent Creationz, amazing strawberry DNA extractions, Star Wars costumed characters, and the beautiful MP Ballet dancers!

Every booth and activity at Kidrageous is in honor or memory of a local child with cancer.


Golden Gallop $40
Includes: 5K Run, t-shirt, morning bagels, carnival activities, and cool swag.

Golden Gallop—Kids 6 – 17 + Students $25
Includes: 5K Run, t-shirt, morning bagels, carnival activities, and cool swag.

Golden Gallop—Kids 5 and under $FREE
Includes: 5K Run

Carnival Wristband—All Ages $15
Includes: Carnival activities

Golden Tickets—$5
Each Golden Ticket can be redeemed for special activities, or a cool beverage from the Beer and Wine Garden. One GT per special activity or drink.

Join Team Jacob’s Heart or Create a Team of Your Own — in Honor or Memory of a Loved One

Join Team Jacob’s Heart or create a team of your own, and run, gallop, or walk at the 6th annual Golden Gallop on Sunday October 20th. Purchase a ticket to attend the event and join Team Jacob’s Heart or select “I want to fundraise for this”  to become a team leader. Then share your page with family, friends, and colleagues through social media, email, and text. Ask them to purchase a ticket for the Golden Gallop and to make a donation to your page.

Donations from your team will directly support local children with cancer and their families by providing transportation to and from treatment, financial and emotional support, grief counseling, family summer camp, and peer connections. Plus, every dollar collected by your team will be matched by a measure of love.

Before the 5K run, decorate your Golden Gallop shirts (Gallop swag), with your team name and the name of the person you’re running for.

Join Team Jacob’s Heart
Create Your Own Team

Custom House Plaza, Monterey
Sunday, October 20th
11am to 4pm


Golden Gallop $40

Golden Gallop—Kids 6 – 17 + Students $25

Golden Gallop—Kids 5 and under FREE

Carnival Wristband—All Ages $15

Golden Tickets—$5

Additional ticket details below and/or by clicking the button below.

Meet DJ Visa


11am – 12pm Registration

11:30 Yoga Warm-up

12pm 5K Begins

11am – 4pm Carnival Activities and Performances

Activities Include:

  • KDON’s DJ Visa

  • Samz School of Music

  • My Museum Wheelie Mobile

  • Monterey Peninsula Ballet

  • Strawberry DNA Extractions

  • Star Wars Characters

  • Ke Kai O’Uhane Polynesian Dancers

  • Home Depot Project

  • Batman and Bat Mobile

  • Beer and Wine Garden

  • doTERRA Essential Oil Science

  • Rita’s Italian Ice

  • Big Sur Taco Truck

  • Pacific Cookie Company Cookies

  • Stoney’s Food Truck

  • Monterey Fire Department

  • Seaside Police Department

  • Monterey Bay Aquarium

  • Obstacle Course

  • Face Painting

  • Seaside Yoga

  • T-Shirts for Registered Runners

  • Succulent Creationz

  • Airbrush Tattoos

  • Arts & Crafts

  • Bagels for 5K Participants

  • Costumed Characters

  • Central CA Alliance for Health

  • Missing Hole Bakery

Golden Gallop ActivitiesGolden Gallop Sponsors

THANK YOU Kidrageous Gallop Sponsors!

Platinum Heart Sponsors: Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital Stanford, Intero Foundation
Gold Heart Sponsor:  KSBW 8 | Central Coast ABC | Estrella TV, Pitch Hub
Silver Heart Sponsors: First Five Monterey County, BKP — Bianchi, Kasavan & Pope