• New Half Marathon
    New Half Marathon Kick off your Holiday season with Hot Buttered Rum and Run!
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    Dress to Impress! Get your Holiday season costume ready!
  • Run/m with Friends!
    Run/m with Friends! Finish the weekend with your friends and family!
  • The Hot Rum Run
    The Hot Rum Run to the holiday season!

12k Vancouver WA

The Hot Buttered Run is an annual fun, family event that caps off Thanksgiving weekend. We’re mixing it up this year with a 5k and a Half Marathon race distance. With the start and finish under the big Christmas tree at Esther Short Park, you will be ready to run off your Thanksgiving Turkey and ring in the Christmas season!

Race Distances:
  • NEW Half Marathon
  • 5K
  • Kid’s Kandy Kane 1k
  • Kids Fun Run
Race Location:
    Esther Short Park
    415 W. 6th St.
    Vancouver, WA 98660
NOTE: Registrations made by 11/15/15 are guaranteed a race shirt! Register early to make sure you get your HBR 2015 shirt!

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Race to Remember
A portion of proceeds will go to support the Race to Remember, a non-profit organization formed to support and honor our past and present military heroes.

Boys and Girls Club of SW Washington
A portion of the proceeds will go to assist the Boys and Girls Club of Southwest WA. The Boys and Girls club seeks to provide a positive environment, quality programs, and lifelong learning skills for all school age youth in Vancouver and its surrounding areas, with special concern for those coming from disadvantaged circumstances.

  • IPods – make sure you keep them low enough for you to hear Emergency Vehicles & Autos
  • Baby Strollers (please start at the back of the pack)
  • Fun, Energy & Smiles!!!

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Event Date & Schedule

Sunday, November 29, 2015

Event Start

Kid's Zone
Gear Check-In
Half Marathon
5K Walk/Run
5K Awards
Kids Races
Half Marathon Awards
Rum Garden Closes
7:30 AM
8:00 AM
8:00 AM
9:00 AM
10:00 AM
11:00 AM
(approx) 11:45 PM
(approx) 12:30 PM
1:30 PM

Registration/Packet Pickup

Packet Pickup

Saturday 11/28/2015
11AM - 2PM
Sports Authority
8002 NE 6th Ave.
Vancouver, WA 98665


Registration Includes

  • Food/Snacks
  • Professional Race
  • Race Shirt
  • "Goodie Bag"
  • After Party: Music & Fun!
  • Location

    Esther Short Park

    Columbia St.
    Vancouver Washington 98661

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    Questions about Registration?

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    C/O Hot Buttered Run
    P.O. Box 70068
    Vancouver, WA 98685


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