$15 – $30

2021 Graveyard 5k Run & Walk

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Elmwood Cemetery

4900 E Truman Rd

Kansas City, MO 64127

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Are you ready for some more mysterious, physical activity? Register for the Graveyard 5k at the Elmwood Cemetery!

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Join KC Crew at the Elmwood Cemetery for the 4th Annual Graveyard 5K on Saturday, October 30th. Let's help raise some money for the maintenance of the cemetery!

This race takes place entirely within the Elmwood Cemetery, where many influential Kansas Citians call their final resting place.  

Some fun facts about the Elmwood Cemetery include:

  • The Elmwood Cemetery is the 2nd oldest cemetery in Kansas City!
  • Keep an eye out for the headstone of Americus McKim, the owner of KC's first professional baseball team, The Kansas City Unions. Without him, we wouldn't be able to cheer on the Royals today!
  • Simeon Brooks Armour, the founding member of Armour and Company Meat Packing, is buried in the Armour Family plot in Elmwood. Armour Boulevard is named after Simeon and his family.
  • The Elmwood Cemetery is the second oldest cemetery in Kansas City. It's also the final resting place of 766 soldiers who fought in the Civil War on both sides.  

Do you have what it takes to walk, or run with the dead?  

Registration Date and Race Fees: 

  • June 25th - July 31st - $30 (Children 12 and younger are $20)
  • August 1st - September 30th - $35 (Children 12 and younger are $25)
  • October 1st - October 30th - $40 (Children 12 and younger are $30)
  • Day of - $45 (Children 12 and younger are $35)
  • Packet pickup will be on Friday, October 29th from 4:30-6:30 pm. Location information coming soon.
  • NOTE: Shirt sizes are guaranteed to those who order by October 18th. After that, shirt sizes are limited.
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Elmwood Cemetery

4900 E Truman Rd

Kansas City, MO 64127

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Organizer KC Crew

Organizer of 2021 Graveyard 5k Run & Walk

KC Crew is an adult sports league and special events company focused on bringing awesome sports leagues and fun events to young professionals in the Kansas City area. Offering everything from Softball, Sand Volleyball, and Kickball to Karaoke, Cornhole, and Pickleball, KC Crew wants everyone to have fun. In only 7 years, KC Crew has grown into over 15,000 league participants and over 4,000 in special events/pub crawls yearly and has won The Pitch's Best Kickball League 2 years in a row. 

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