Frequently Asked Questions
Can We Run As Teams?
Of course! You are encouraged to run in groups. The MLK Dream Run is a wonderful opportunity to build comradery and promote health and wellness with people you work with, your friends & or family.
Can We Run With Baby Strollers and or Pets?
Due to the complexities of the route having a variety of merging sections strollers and pets would make this unsafe. Thank you for your understanding.
Can We Run With IPods?
Yes– make sure you keep them low enough for you to hear Emergency Vehicles & Autos.
Are The 10K & 15K Course Distances USATF Certified?
Yes the courses are certified
Are there prizes for the winners?
Yes there are prizes for winners and raffle opportunities for all participants.
Where Is There Parking Near the Start?
Please see the list of Parking Locations on the this web site under the menu RACES/DAY OF.
Where Are The Rest Room Facilities?
There will be many "Honey Bucket" rest rooms at the start and also placed at various locations around the course. Please see the staff at the Packet Pickup area for directions to the ADA restroom at th start/finish line.
Who is NNEBA
NNEBA stands for the North/ Northeast Business Association. We were established in 1977. Our area is known as the Soul of Portland. We are a 501(c) 3 non-profit. We are a voice, advocate, facilitator and catalyst for approximately 5,000 businesses and 64,000 residents within our district boundaries. We are headquartered at 311 North Ivy Street, Portland, Oregon 97227. You can call us at 503-941-5032