top of page

MacArthur Park 5K
May 3rd, 2024
7 p.m.

Registration Opens April 1st


The MacArthur Park 5K is an annual race in downtown Little Rock coordinated by the MacArthur Park Group, Little Rock Parks & Recreation and Downtown Little Rock Partnership. The 3.1 mile race (5K) begins from the North Lawn (9th Street) of MacArthur Park in front of the MacArthur Museum of Arkansas Military History. The MacArthur Park 5K is held each year in May. Proceeds from this year's race will be used to help fund improvements to MacArthur Park.

Event Details and Schedule
Packet pick up and registration is from 5:00 p.m.- 6:45p.m. on Friday, May 3rd on the North Lawn directly in front of the MacArthur Museum of Arkansas Military History. You will receive your t-shirt, bib and chip. The race will begin promptly at 7 p.m. This race is timed using chip timing. Each chip must be returned to the race organizers once you cross the finish line.

Once you've crossed the finish line, please stay for the awards ceremony and live music  by Jimmy Lynn's Psychedelic Velocity with plenty of Stone's Throw beer, and other food and drinks TBD. 

Spectators are welcome and can join in watching the band, food and drinks.  Spectator entrance is $15 for adults and $10 for children 12 and under. 

For more information contact:

Stephan McAteer

501-376-4602 Office




5K RACE  (begins at 7:00 p.m.)



$25 pre-registration by May 3rd

$35 day of race


Child (5-12 yrs)

$15 pre-registration by May 3rd

$25 day of race




A corporate cup team is composed of four individuals, with at least one female and one male entrant. Each corporate team member must have been employed by the company for at least 1000 hours. Wheelchair athletes are welcome. There are no geographical restrictions on team or individual participation.


$250   First Team
$200   Second Team

$175   Each additional team (same company)

If you have more than three teams from your company, please download the paper registration form and email it to Reveille Isgrig at

Deadline for Corporate Cup registration is April 29th. There will be no corporate race day registrations.

Please send corporate team payments to Downtown Little Rock Partnership, 101 E Capitol Ave #106  (make checks payable to MacArthur Park 5K) or call 501-376-4602 with your credit card number. Registration will not be completed until payment is received. 

For questions or assistance please email:






Sponsors are needed to make the race a success! Sponsor funding is used to pay overhead for the race. Any funding remaining after overhead is paid is applied to funds raised for projects in MacArthur Park. A portion of your sponsorship is tax deductible (Downtown Little Rock Partnership is a 501 C3 organization).


















Please send check/cash payments to Downtown Little Rock Partnership, 101 E Capitol Ave #106, Little Rock, Arkansas 72201 (Please include best phone number and email address with check/cash payments and make checks payable to Downtown Little Rock Partnership with Memo: MacArthur Park 5k)

Note: All sponsorship levels reflect amount of funds donated and are directly correlated with amount of sponsor identity tied to race promotions. There are no products given in exchange.

2023 Sponsorship Chart.JPG
5K Race Route, 2023.jpg

Thank you to our sponsors!

dlrp logo.png
MacArthur Logo.jpg
stone's throw.png
2_AMFA Logo-just logo.jpg
Screen Shot 2024-02-20 at 10.28.05 PM.png
Screen Shot 2024-04-10 at 8.13.40 PM.png
bottom of page