Run, walk, or jog in the 9th annual Daily News Press Run to support the Newspapers In Education program on Saturday, November 7th, 2020. Featuring certified Galveston Causeway 5K and 10K courses, a Kid's 1K sponsored by Whataburger, a book character costume contest, dozens of vendor booths, music, food, and much more. We have a big event planned for you!

Support Newspapers in Education

The Daily News Press Run provides support to the Newspapers in Education program (NIE). NIE provides resources that use the newspaper to develop reading comprehension skills, critical thinking and a better understanding of the way the world relates to the classroom. We have a waiting list of teachers who want to join and need your help to make the program a success for the upcoming school year.

Course Info:

  • Professional chip timing
  • USATF certified courses
  • Courses begin and end at The Daily News building at 8522 Teichman Road in Galveston

Kid’s 1K, 5K, and 10K Run

Race Date: Saturday, November 7, 2020
Registration Begins at: 5:30 AM

Virtual Run:

Complete your 5K or 10K anywhere/anytime times are due by November 11, 2020

Race from Pillow (Donation with Shirt)


  • Kid's 1K - $10 until 8/30/20; $15 after 8/30/20; $15 race day
  • 5K Run/Walk - $30 until 8/30/20; $35 after 8/30/20; $40 race day
  • 10K Run/Walk - $35 until 8/30/20; $40 after 8/30/20; $45 race day

Divisions - Men/Women/Kids:

  • 10 & under (Kids), 11-14yrs, 15-19yrs, 20-24yrs, 25-29yrs, 30-34yrs, 35-39yrs, 40-44yrs, 45-49yrs, 50-54yrs, 55-59yrs, 60-64yrs, 65-69yrs, 70 & over


  • 1st place overall male & female (1K, 5K & 10K)
  • 1st - 3rd place male & female in each age division (5K & 10K)

Packet Pick-up

  • Friday, November 6th from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
    The Daily News at 8522 Teichman Rd, Galveston, TX 77554
  • RACE DAY: Saturday, October 26 from 5:00 a.m. to 6:30 a.m.
    The Daily News at 8522 Teichman Rd, Galveston, TX 75574
    Please plan to arrive 60-90 minutes prior to race start.

Parking Information

Parking is to be determined and will be announced closer to race day.

Costume Contest

Dress up as your favorite book character as we celebrate Literacy Day with our Smart Family Literacy, Inc. Partners. The first, second, and third place winners will win a special prize donated by local merchants. The contest is divided in two groups children and adults. A panel will judge the costumes.

Other Info

When & Where

Saturday, November 7, 2020
The Daily News
8522 Teichman Road
Galveston, Texas 77554


Press Run 2018 Photographs

Press Run 2017 Photographs

Press Run 2016 Race Photos

Press Run 2016 Awards Photos

Press Run 2015 Photographs

Press Run 2014 Photographs

Press Run 2013 Photographs

Race Results