Celebrate Frederick

Celebrate Frederick: Market Street Mile

In The Streets In The Streets

The Beyond the Garden Gates Garden Tour has been postponed to Saturday, June 13th & Sunday, June 14th, 1 – 5 PM!

Market Street Mile

9 AM | Market Street, Frederick, MD

Presented by Frederick Steeplechasers Running Club

Kick off In The Streets with this one mile run down Market Street.  Designed for beginners and experts alike, the run features various heats including Women’s Mile, Men’s Mile, Master’s Mile, Youth Mile, Family Run and more!  Pre-registration online is easier for you, easier for the FSRC volunteers, and is less expensive than race day. Online registration can be found here!

This year’s proceeds benefit Advocates for Homeless Families and the Lincoln Elementary School Panther Running Club. 

Race Schedule

7:30 – 8:30 AM Registration
7:30 – 9:30 AM Packet Pick Up at Starting Line
9:00 AM Women’s Mile Run
9:15 AM Youth Mile Run
9:30 AM Men’s Mile Run
9:45 AM Master’s Mile Run
10:00 AM Family Mile/Fun Mile (not timed)
10:15 AM Awards Ceremony at Finish Line
Time  Event

Entry Fee

  Till Aug. 15  August 16 -September 11   September 12 & 13  Race Day
Men’s/Women’s/Master’s Mile $15.00 $20.00 $25.00 $30.00
Youth Mile $10.00 $10.00 $15.00 $20.00
Family Mile (not timed – up to 5 members) $20.00 $25.00 $30.00 $35.00
Fun Mile (not timed – individual) $15.00 $15.00 $20.00 $25.00

Market Street Mile short sleeve technical t-shirts are available to purchase for $12. For more details click here.

Race Information

Early packet pick up & late registration is scheduled for September 12, 4 – 7:00 PM at Charm City Run at 467 W. Patrick Street and September 14, 7:30 – 9:45 AM at Frederick YMCA at 100 N. Market Street.

Start – Frederick YMCA, 1000 N. Market Street
Finish – Market Street at Carroll Creek (51 S. Market Street)

No headphones or dogs allowed in timed events.

For more race information, visit the Market Street Mile website and “like” the Market Street Mile Facebook page!


Market Street Mile Awards to Top Male and Female:

  • Open (Must run in Men’s Mile or Women’s Mile heat).
  • Masters (40+) (Must run in Masters Mile heat).
  • Grand Masters (50+) (Must run in Masters Mile heat).
  • Senior Grandmasters (60+) (Must run in Masters Mile heat).
  • Youth (Must run in youth heat).

Market Street Mile Age Group Awards:

  • Men/Women’s Mile: Top two in each age group (19 and under, 20-29, 30-39).
  • Masters Mile: Top two in each age group (40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70-79, 80+).
  • Note ​for age group awards 40+, you must run in the Masters Mile​ heat.
  • Youth Mile: Top three in each age group (7 and under, 8-10, 11-13).
  • Team: Top team in each category, based on best finish times of minimum of three team members.
  • Finisher Medal to all children age 13 and under in Youth and Fun/Family Mile.

No duplicate awards (individual and team award allowed).  Awards will not be mailed.  Must be present for Awards.

Race Notes

  • All heats will start on or slightly ahead of schedule.
  • You must be present at awards ceremony to receive awards.
  • You must be present to receive random awards.

For more information contact Race Director Lou King at lou.king@steeplechasers.org.