La Milla de Mayo

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La Milla De Mayo
La Milla De Mayo
La Milla De Mayo

May 4, 2019

5:30 - 7:30 PM

La Milla de Mayo (The May Mile) is the perfect one-mile run/walk for those new to running or wanting to improve their mile in the fun, block party atmosphere of Olde Towne, Gaithersburg. Participants are invited to celebrate the completion of the race with music, food, Salsa dancing, and Cinco de Mayo festivities. Runners of all ages and levels are eligible to register for this event. Free Kids Fun Runs kick off the race.

Online registration opens December 31, through the Montgomery County Road Runners Club website. Online registration closes on Friday, May 3, at noon. Day of race registration & packet pick-up will be available onsite beginning at 4:30 p.m. at the corner of Girard & Diamond Avenue.

Volunteers are needed. Online sign up is available here.

Registration Fees


  • December 31 New Years Eve Registration – $15
  • January 1 - March 31 Early Registration – $17
  • April 1 - April 31 – $19
  • May 1 - May 3 - Late Registration – $21
  • Day of Race Registration – $25


Pricing valid December 31 through May 3.

Race Registration

  • Ages 5 - 10 - $10
  • Ages 4 & Under - Free
Kids Fun Runs
  • Ages 4 & Under ½ Mile Run - Free
  • Ages 4 & Under ¼ Mile Run - Free

La Milla De Mayo is an official USA Track & Field (USATF) certified race course. USATF is the National Governing Body for track & field, long-distance running and race walking in the United States. It encompasses the world's oldest organized sports, the most-watched events of Olympic broadcasts, the No. 1 high school and junior high school participatory sport, and more than 30 million adult runners in the United States.

The race is presented by the City in partnership with the Montgomery County Road Runners Club. Through corporate sponsorships & donations, proceeds benefit the City’s Dolores C. Swoyer Camp Scholarship Fund, which provides summer camp registration fees for qualified youth.

Frequently Asked Questions

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  • Where is packet pick-up?

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  • How does timing work?

  • Are there awards?

  • What do I do with the race bib?

  • Will there be water on the course?

  • Are there restrooms?

  • What other festivities will be happening?

  • Are strollers allowed?

  • Are pets / dogs allowed?