Registration Details


The Autism 5K is a fundraiser we rely on every year. It allows us to give tens of thousands of dollars a year to families affected by autism through education, therapy, medical and IT grants.

Please consider a donation to help us continue our mission. 

Register Online

The easiest way to register! We’re using RunSignUp this year for our online registration.  During registration you can join a participation team, donate and most importantly, get signed up!

Register Now!

Mail-in Registration Form

Our paper registrations are almost non-existent in recent years, so we are going ONLINE ONLY now. If you need assistance, just email !

Online Only in 2020

Race Day Registration

It’s (almost) never too late to register!
Race day registration is available right up until our 9am start time. Race Day registration costs $10 extra, but our registration volunteers are amazing to chat with. ๐Ÿ™‚

Event Info

Registration Tiers & Event Contributions

C.A.D.E. is a local volunteer 501c3 nonprofit organization which supports autism research and local families affected by autism.  All net proceeds of the Autism 5K benefit C.A.D.E.

  • $35 for 5K and t-shirt {through May 15th}
  • $45 for 5K and t-shirt {on Race Day, May 16th}

Kids Registration:

Bring the fam! The Autism 5K is introducing an option to register your kids for less.  Children ages 12 and under can register in this category and receive a kids sized t-shirt.

Kids Registration: $15 in advance or $30 on race day

Registration Link:
Autism 5K Registration

Race Day Registration Tiers

The following are the rates for registering on race day. Advance registration costs less and can be done online until the night before race day or at packet pickup!

  • $45 for 5K and t-shirt on race day
  • $30 for youth registration and t-shirt on race day

Please note that we cannot guarantee that your shirt will be available on race day if  you have not registered in advance.  We will arrange a pickup location for post-race shirt pickups.  Thank you.


Whether youโ€™re paying online or on-site, you will be allowed to make an optional add-on donation directly to the cause.

Unable to attend the Autism 5K, but want to contribute?
– please make a donation either at our event fundraising site


Race Day Date & Location:

When: May 16th, 2020, begins at 9am Sharp

Location:  Lake Calhoun (Bde Maka Ska) at the Calhoun Business Center\

View Event details for recommended arrival times, parking, etc:

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Early Packet Pickup:

Friday, May 15th, 11am-5pm

TC Running Company:
6405 City W Pkwy B5, Eden Prairie, MN 55344

**You can pick up multiple packets, please make sure you know your friends’ t-shirt size and that they know you are picking up so there is no confusion.  ๐Ÿ™‚

Kiosks will be available at Packet Pickup so that you can register for the race there as well, if you haven’t already.

Race Day Packet Pickup:

7:30am-8:45am near Lake Calhoun Executive Center (see map above), near the start.

We are expecting a record turnout this year, so please arrive early to give yourself time to park and check in.

* Teams are optional, but a fun option for groups of 3 or more. Decide on a team name, pass it on and be sure everyone enters it during registration.
– Need to modify/add a team name after registering?  Email and we’ll make it happen!

Registration Link:

Autism5K Registration

Any Questions?
please email