Paczki Run




Registration for the 2017 Paczki Run is Open! Register Online Today!



 The run before the big day, Fat Tuesday! Feel better about eating those paczki, or run the route to scout out your favorite place to purchase them. The 5k route winds through Hamtramck, highlighting the city that boasts "The world in 2 square miles." The run starts at 10 AM sharp and after the race, paczek from New Martha Washington Bakery & New Palace Bakery and a beer from Motor City Brewing Works are served to each finisher! Na Zdrowie! Race Timing Services is providing a B-Tag timing method. 


2017 Packet Pickup Schedule

Location: Wheelhouse Detroit - 9401 Joseph Campau Ave. Hamtramck, MI 48212

Free parking may be found behind the building off of Florian St. or metered parking is available.

Thursday, February 23 | 10:30 AM to 2 PM

Friday, February 24 | 4 PM to 7 PM

Saturday, February 25 | 7 AM to 9:45 AM



Interested in sponsoring the 2017 race? Click here for more information. Thank you for your consideration!


2016 race results: Check 'em out here! 

2016 Photosets: Hamtramck celebrates paczki with 5k - The Detroit News

2016 Videos: Paczki Run in Hamtramck has Big Turnout - WDIV Click on Detroit

Since 2013, the PaczKi Run has attracted thousands of runners and has contributed over $7,500 to the Hamtramck DDA to support its non-motorized transportation plans.


A special thank you to our 2016 PaczKi Run Sponsors!