Cleveland Kurentovanje's Kurent Dash 5K


Proceeds to benefit Cleveland Kurentovanje



Saturday, February 22, 2020


Slovenian National Home
6409 St. Clair Avenue
Cleveland, OH 44103

Start Time:

Registration (cash or check only)/Packet Pickup- 8:30 a.m. 
5K Run/Walk - 9:30 a.m. 


Chip timed


5K Run/Walk

What is Cleveland Kurentovanje?

Cleveland Kurentovanje is a Slovenian Mardi Gras celebration. The Kurent, the central figure of Kurentovanje, emerges each spring to chase away winter. Cleveland Kurentovanje has expanded to a week-long celebration of arts, culture and merry-making. Cleveland Kurentovanje is volunteer-run organization founded in 2013, and a program of The Slovenian Museum & Archives. Please see for more information.



Adults - $30.00

Kids (12 and under) - $25.00

Race Day

Adult - $35.00

Kids (12 and under) - $30.00

All mailed entries must be received by Wednesday, February 19, 2020
Make checks payable to HERMES and mail entries to:

Hermes Sports & Events
2425 West 11th St., Suite #2
Cleveland, OH 44113

Online Registration will close Friday, February 21, 2020 at 10:00 a.m.


5K awards will be given to the three overall male and female runners and the top three male and female runners in the following age groups: 

14 & Under, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65 & Over.

What You Get

Receive a custom race tshirt with registration!

Recieve a custom FINISHER medal!!

Also includes admission to a post race party sponsored by Hansa Brewery where finishers will get one refreshment! 


More Information

Join us for the Cleveland Kurentovanje festival and parade which includes a parade at noon, live music and performances, kids crafts, food, drink, and hand crafts for sale. All this takes place at the Slovenian National Home which is right at the start/finish line.

For more race information, contact Hermes Sports & Events at (216) 623-9933