5k Pfun Run, Walk and Kids 1K

2018 Results HERE. Pictures from the race are available here (right click and choose “Save image as” to download for free).

Come join the fun and run the Deutschen Pfest 5K and Kids K on May 19, during the 44th year of Pflugerville’s Deutschen Pfest. Register early to take advantage of discounted pricing and guarantee you get a race T-shirt. Wearing your race shirt gets you into Deutschen Pfest all weekend long for pfree!

Race Details

The Deutschen Pfest Pfun Run is open to all types of runners. If you bring a dog or a stroller, please start at the back of the line for everyone’s safety.

Adult 5K

This chip-timed 5K starts at 8 a.m. at Pfluger Hall (203 East Pecan Street Pflugerville, TX 78660).

Kids K

The Kids K is for children ages 8 and younger. This untimed race starts at 9 a.m. at Pfluger Hall (203 East Pecan Street Pflugerville, TX 78660).

Kids Route map

Every Kids K finisher will receive a Raising Cane’s Kids Achievement Award at the finish line. This award is good for a pfree kids meal at the restaurant.


Register today at https://www.edsregistration.com/events/86.

5K Rates
$25 until February 25, 2018
$30 until March 25, 2018
$35 until May 6, 2018
$40 on race day

Kids K – $15.00

Pfree Running Classes

There will be 5 pfree classes in this series which will be held in the Recreation Center at 400 Immanuel Road Pflugerville, TX 78660. Classes begin at 10:30 a.m. and will last about an hour, followed by a 20 – 30 minute run. Participants are encouraged to bring their water bottles and come dressed ready to run.

2018 Classes

February 3 – “Almost Anyone Can Run for Pfun!”

March 10 – “Easy Steps to Develop Good Running Form”

April 7 – “How to Prevent and Self-Treat Common Running Injuries”

April 28 – “Safe Ways to Train for Speed & Distance”

May 12 – “How to Run Like a Ninja!”

Packet Pick-up


  • Thursday, May 17 – 5 – 7 p.m.
  • Friday, May 18 – 10 a.m. – 8 p.m.
  • Saturday, May 19 – 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Where: Pflugerville Recreation Center (400 Immanuel Road)

You will receive your bib number and Deutschen Pfest Pfun Run T-shirt to use as your admission to the festival.

Packet pick-up will also be available race day morning beginning at 7:00 a.m.

Race Day Activities

Before the race – Camp Gladiator will lead a dynamic warm-up for 10 – 12 minutes before the race. Every 5K race participant will receive a code in their race packet for a pfree month of Camp Gladiator ($189 value) for new members. Peak Performance Chiropractic and Wellness Center will be in attendance for any pre-race necessities, such as stretching or taping.

8:30 – 10 a.m. – The Pflugerville Fire Department will be on site with a firetruck.

After the race – “Reduce Your Pain” will offer free massages post-race to participants. Enjoy some bananas, pizza, and beer at the finish line and then head to Pfluger Park for the final day of Deutschen Pfest.


See the parking maps below for Pfun Run parking.


Volunteers are needed to help with the Pfun Run/Walk. For more information, call the Parks and Recreation Department at 512-990-6355 or email: dpfestvolunteers@pflugervilletx.gov