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The Astros Foundation and Houston Police Foundation invite you to come out for the annual Badge & Bases H-Town Run Down, presented by Cheniere! This family-friendly event will take place Saturday, September 29th and will benefit The Astros Foundation and Houston Police Foundation. Each race participant will receive a Commemorative Badges & Bases t-shirt and have the opportunity to take a photo at home plate inside the ballpark!

Race Information

Date: Saturday, September 29th

Location: The race will start and finish at Minute Maid Park.

Time: 7:15 am Kids Fun Run starts; 7:30 am Badges and Bases 10K and 5K starts.

Race Registration and Pricing

10K Run


($40 after August 31)

Note: 10K runners will be electronically timed and receive a commemorative shirt.

5K Run/Walk


($30 after August 31)

Note: 5K runners will be electronically timed and receive a commemorative shirt.

Kids Fun Run


($15 after August 31)

Note: Kids Fun Run participants will receive a commemorative shirt. 12 and under only

* Runners under 18 require parent/guardian approval and authorization. Liability waiver must be signed at registration.

Race Packet Pick-Up Locations

Race packets will be available on race day beginning at 6:15am or in advance at Academy Sports + Outdoors. Race day registration is located outside Minute Maid Park.

Advance Packet Pick-up Dates and Times

Corporate Group Program

The Astros Foundation and the Houston Police Foundation invite your company to participate in the Badges & Bases Corporate Group Program. The programs provides your company the opportunity to have employees and their families participate in a fun and active charitable event without the hassle of having to plan the event. Badges & Bases includes a 10K, 5K and Kids Fun Run, so people of all ages are able to participate. This event can also complement a workplace fitness or wellness program. Benefits include group discounts, team race shirts, post-race hospitality location and packet distribution at your offices. Please e-mail for more information about the Corporate Group Program.


Note - the 10K course will be two laps around this course.

Race Day Schedule

6:15 - 7:00am Packet pick-up

7:15am Kids Fun Run starts

7:30am Badges and Bases 10K and 5K starts

8:45am Badges and Bases 10K and 5K awards

Race Restrictions

Pets, roller blades, skates, strollers, bicycles, baby joggers, and any other-related wheeled devices will be prohibited.


Free parking for participants will be available in Houston Astros lots A, B & C located off of Preston Street on the east side of Minute Maid Park.

Post-Race Party

All participants are invited to the post-race party held at Minute Maid Park.

Top Finisher Recognition

The top male and top female 10K and 5K runners in each age group - Prizes to be determined -

*10K and 5K Race Age Groups: 0-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70+ *Prizes will be awarded in each age group.

Race Results

Race results will be available on site and online at