Get the who, what, where and all the details of the Heart of the City race by visiting the event page. Learn More
Where the Funds Go
In fall 2006, Brad Rixmann of Burnsville-based Pawn America approached leaders of the Boys & Girls Clubs of the Twin Cities to discuss the possibility of reinstating and reinventing the former Kids Café program. Shortly thereafter, the Kids Feeding Kids (KFK) initiative was created to help solve a serious hunger problem plaguing local children. Learn More
Burnsville Heart of the City race sponsors help to make this event possible each year. View current race sponsors, learn about how to become a sponsor, and view the different levels of race sponsorship. Learn More
New Certified 15K!
Our brand new certified 15K course is the perfect training run for the Marathon 4 weeks later! Your route will be our 10K & 5K routes combined, right in the heart of Burnsville where gentle hills create an outstanding way to train for your big race in October!
Join us SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 9, 2017 for the fifth annual Heart of the City 15K, 10K, 5K and 1K Kids Run.
Race Cancellation and Weather Policy: Events may be delayed, shortened or, in rare circumstances, cancelled, due to inclement weather. This includes lightning, wind, heat, snow, or the threat of imminent severe weather that may harm or injure participants, staff, set-up crew and bystanders. Event time frame includes set-up, race and teardown. All possible attempts will be made to contact those involved by email, website and social media. No refunds or transfers allowed.