Honoring Dr. Martin Luther King Jr's "I Have A Dream" speech
Benefiting Youth Entrepreneurship & Empowerment.
Featuring Music, Food, Entertainment & Professional Chip-Timed Races.

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Sat Sept 22:  Kickoff celebration and Vendor Village- 3pm-8pm       

Sun Sept 23:  Race Day 6am gate open, 7am staggered start

Featuring a 5k, 10k and 15K Geoff Hollister Tribute  

Food & Entertainment 7am-11am

Location: START/FINISH : 6431 NE MLK Jr. Blvd

                  Vacant Lot on the Corner of NE MLK Jr. Blvd and Rosa Parks





The Primary Benefactor of the MLK Dream Run is the

NNEBA Fellows Youth Entrepreneurship Program

If you would like to support the NNEBA Fellows Program, please consider walking, running, volunteering or simply donating to the cause. Your contribution is 100 percent tax deductable.       

The NNEBA Fellows, is a program for youth entrepreneurs ranging in ages 18-26. These young people play a primary role in producing this The MLK DreamRun –a  world class USATF sanctioned event.  Operated under the umbrella of the The N/NE  Business Association’s board & its members the primary goals of the NNEBA Fellows program are designed to help disadvantaged youth improve and expand skills that come from operating successful businesses and organizations and use these skills to procure better employment and higher education opportunities. Simultaneously their work plan helps both connect them with the business community while leaving a sustainable and positive impact in the community.     



Check past times and winners and see if you can break their record or improve your own time.


Jordan Welling Finishes the 5k with a Time of 15:03--- avg of 4:41 per mile pace. 


To help with your goals, check out past MLK Dream Run Race Results

 2016 MLK Dream Run Race Results  ( Pending Post Race on Sept 25, 2016)

5K http://www.hubertiming.com/results/2016MLKDreamRun

10k  http://www.hubertiming.com/results/2016MLKDreamRun10k


 2015 MLK Dream Run Race Results

5K http://www.hubertiming.com/results/2015MLKDreamRun

10k  http://www.hubertiming.com/results/2015MLKDreamRun10k


 2014 MLK Dream Run Race Results

5K http://www.hubertiming.com/results/2014MLKDreamRun

10k  http://www.hubertiming.com/results/2014MLKDreamRun10k


2013 Race Results

2013 Race Results



All particpants will receive a                                  

  • Delicious grilled cheese sandwich courtesy of Tillamook Cheese and Dave's Killer Bread
  • An ice cold Brew courtesy of Widmer Bros Brewing ( for those 21 and older)
  • Raffle tickets issued to all participants for chances to win awesome prizes
  • Swag bag full of wonderful discounts






Vault of Opportunity

Rise To Majestic Heights

Soul Force


Let Freedom Ring
Kaiser Permanente

Motivational Mile Marker

Pursuit of Happiness

Media Sponsors


The MLK Dream Run is Produced in Collaboration with