Cantina Kids Fun Run

The 13th Annual Cantina Kids Fun Run
has been rescheduled for
Sunday, October 4, 2020 in Congress Park

Click here to register

Presented by: New Country

About the Event
The Cantina Kids Fun Run is an athletic event for kids up to age 12 held in beautiful Congress Park, located in downtown Saratoga Springs. Since its founding in 2008, the event has raised more than $560,000 and made a difference for every pediatric patient treated at the Hospital. 

Event highlights include: 

  • Choose from two courses: 1/4 Mile or 1 Mile (View course map
  • Run as a family – strollers welcome
  • Kids’ activities, including challenge course, face painting and more
  • Healthy snacks and warm up exercises
  • Medals for all runners up to age 12
  • Trophies for top 3 boys & 3 girls for each course
  • School with highest participation wins Healthiest School Contest

Registration Details:

  • $15 early bird registration on or before September 22 and receive an event t-shirt (children only)
  • $20 after September 22
  • Race day registration is available from 8 AM - 8:45 AM
  • Pre-registration closes on Thursday, October 1 at noon
  • Early packet pick up on Saturday, October 3 from 9 AM - 12 PM in Congress Park (by the Canfield Casino)

Have questions about the event? Check out our Frequently Asked Questions.

Cocktails for a Cause – Wednesday, September 30, 6 PM - 9 PM
The official Cantina Kids Fun Run Kick Off Party at Cantina Restaurant! Enjoy open bar, complimentary appetizers, and DJ Tru at this pre-party for adults! Casual cocktail attire recommended. Click here to register online! For more information, contact Cathy Boden at or 518-583-8699.

Supporting Children’s Healthcare at Saratoga Hospital
For more than a decade, the annual Cantina Kids Fun Run has brought families together to support emergency medical services at Saratoga Hospital and increase awareness of the importance of pediatric emergency care. To learn more about the incredible impact this event has had and the programs the 2020 Fun Run will support, click here

Thank you to our generous sponsors and committee members! Interested in sponsoring? Click here to view our sponsor opportunities.



Presenting Sponsor
New Country
Finish Line Sponsor
Millennium Medical Imaging
Television Sponsor

T-Shirt Sponsor

Medal Sponsor

Photo Booth Sponsor

Sound Sponsor​​​​​​

  • Open

Healthy Snacks Sponsors

Kidz Zone Sponsor

  • Open

Water Sponsor
  • ​​​​​Jeff and Elaine Vukelic

Water Bottle Sponsor

Sunglasses Sponsor

  • Open

Media Sponsors

Headband Sponsor

  • Dr. and Mrs. Christopher Dolinksy 

Sports Bag Sponsor


  • Chairs: Heath & Jeff Ames
  • Elizabeth Alexander
  • Chad Beatty
  • Amy Cantanucci
  • Cala Cocca
  • Ann Marie Cross
  • Fran Dingeman
  • Robin Dalton
  • Andi Dolinsky
  • Lori Evans
  • Adam Feldman
  • Barbara Ferraro
  • Ashley Freeman
  • Julie Fuller
  • Greg Griskowitz
  • Jennifer Hennessy
  • Lisa Higgins
  • David Hindson, MD
  • Jessica Hindson
  • Kelly Hite
  • Catherine Hover
  • Michelle Muir
  • Kaitlin Nevins
  • Tina Powell 
  • Heather Straughter
  • Rachel Uccellini
  • Elaine Vukelic

Have questions?
Contact Klare Ingram at or 518-583-8765.

With media inquiries, contact Peter Hopper at or 518-583-8679