Youth Running/Walking Activities


All Comer Track & Field Meets

Bring the family down for an evening of friendly competition at one of our All Comer Track & Field Meets and watch as your child participates in one or more events. Everyone gets a ribbon!

Sign up for your event when you come and remember everybody gets a ribbon.

Age range: Kids 13 and under

Cost: $4/event or $15/participant for the entire meet

Location: Sprague High School track

Dates: Wednesdays, July 1, 8, 15, and 29

*No meet on July 22

Time: Field events begin at 5:45 p.m. and running events begin at 7:00 p.m.

Check page 5 of the 2020 Recreation Guide for age division and events. 

Registration: Visit the City of Salem's online registration system to sign up for activities, or on-site on the evening of the meet from 5:15 p.m. to 6:45 p.m.

Running events include:

  • 50m
  • 100m
  • 200m
  • 400m
  • 1500m

Field events include:

  • Softball throw
  • Shot put
  • Long jump
  • High jump

Kids Running/Walking Club

Get outside and keep moving! Each participant will gain endurance, confidence, and improve their health while meeting up to run or walk with other youth their age. The club meets at Minto-Brown Island Park.

Call Parks and Recreation Services for more information, 503-588-6261, or register online.

Youth 1k Special Events

Coming soon, similar to our STRIDE events for all ages, youth only 1k special events.  Check back for more information.

Register online

Recreation guide

For a complete list of available activities and fees, download the latest recreation guide below.

2020 Recreation Guide1319 KB
2020 Recreation Guide (Spanish)1282 KB

Contact us

Parks and Recreation Services
8:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.
555 Liberty ST SE RM 325
Salem OR 97301