Twin Cities in Motion

Valentine's Day TC 5K

Course Information

The Valentine’s Day TC 5K course runs along Lake Harriet Parkway, part of the Grand Rounds National Scenic Byway, beside the charming Linden Hills Neighborhood, and finishes at the historic Bandshell.


The start and finish of the Valentine’s Day TC 5K are located near the Lake Harriet Bandshell. The course will circle the picturesque lake in a clockwise direction on the Lake Harriet Parkway. There are few rolling hills. Each mile will be marked by flags on one side of the road.

Clocks & Timing

The race is not chip timed but a clock will be set up at the finish line.

Valentine Candy Stop

Water will not be available along the course but will be available at the finish line, along with salty snacks and Valentine Candy Hearts! 

Medical Aid

In order to ensure safety, a sweep vehicle will follow the race route behind the last runner.