February 22, 2020

Paczki Run 


2019 Paczki Run Sponsors

The City of Hamtramck

The Hamtramck DDA

Giffels Webster

Robar PR


Miller Canfield

Wheelhouse Hamtramck

American Axle & Manufacturing

Hutzel Women's Health Specialists

Detroit Institute of Bagels

Motor City Sports Bar

Better Life Bag

Polish Art Center

Polish Village Cafe

Hamtramck Review

New Palace Bakery

New Martha Washington Bakery

Al-Haramain International Foods

Baker Street Car Bar


Beignet to Go

Bon Bon Bon


Bromberg & Associates

Cafe 1923

Caniff Electrical

Chemical Bank

Darren Grow

Detroit City FC

Detroit GT

Eastern Distributors

Fowling Warehouse

Hamtramck Labor Day Festival

Hamtramck Historical Museum

Harlequin Tattoo

High Dive

Iyengar Yoga Detroit

Jurkiewicz & Wilk Funeral Home

Kelly’s Bar

Maine Street Restaurant

Le Detroit Macaron

Painted Lady


Pioneer Building

Polish American Credit Union

Polonia Restaurant

Sam's Market

Srodeck Campau Quality Sausage

Sterling Services

Whiskey in the Jar

Wolverine Solutions Group

Woodward Throwback

The run before the big day, Fat Tuesday! Feel better about eating those paczki, or run the route to scout out your favorite place to purchase them. The 5k route winds through Hamtramck, highlighting the city that boasts "The World in 2 Square Miles."  

2020 Packet Pickup & Registration Schedule

Online registration is open through February 26, 2019. Day-of registration available 7am - 9:45am- location TBD.

Please note that shirt sizes are not guaranteed after February 14 - please register early to ensure you get the size you want! 

2020 Packet Pickup Details

Packet pickup details TBD.

Paczki Run Information


The annual Paczki Run begins and ends at the intersection of Joseph Campau Avenue and Hanley St. in Hamtramck, MI USA. The 5K route winds through residential streets and includes a straight-shot down Joseph Campau Avenue, Hamtramck's charming Main Street.



10 AM. 



Onsite parking will be extremely limited and roads into Hamtramck will start closing between 8 AM - 8:30 AM. Limited parking may be found in the lot near the starting line. Street parking and municipal lots are widely available in Hamtramck. Please note that NO PARKING is allowed along the event route. Also, be aware that Hamtramck residents have driveways and alleys and both must remain clear at all times. Any vehicles obstructing the aforementioned will be towed immediately.



After the race, paczek from New Martha Washington Bakery & New Palace Bakery and a beer from Motor City Brewing Works are served to each finisher! Na Zdrowie! 



Race Timing Services is providing a B-Tag timing method.



We have several sponsors offering our participants a discount at their business the day of the event! Just show your bib at the following locations to take advantage of these deals.

2020 deals are TBD, but here’s a look at last year’s sponsors!

Al-Haramain International Foods

15% off prepared foods and 10% off purchases of $100 or more

Amicci’s Pizza

25% off regular price pick-up orders (discount available all week!)

Baker Streetcar Bar

Two beers for $5

Better Life Bags

10% off your purchase

Detroit GT

Visit Detroit GT at Rust Belt Market in Ferndale for 25% off an apparel item

Kelly’s Bar

$1 Stroh’s or $2 PBR

Le Detroit Macaron

One free macaron

Maine Street Restaurant

15% off your bill

Motor City Sports Bar

16 oz $3 Drafts | 12 oz Domestic Beers | $3 Drink Specials

Painted Lady

$2 PBR

Polish Art Center

10% off your purchase

Srodek Campau Quality Sausage

Receive a free 12oz pack of pierogi with any purchase

Wheelhouse Hamtramck

50% off locally-produced William + Bonnie clothing, riding pants, skirts, dresses, ponchos (regular price $85-125, sale price $43-63)

20% off in-stock tires

Save $10 on any tune-up package

Save $75+ on specially-marked bikes: Opus Flux (reg. $789, sale $689), Opus Classico (reg. $529, sale $454), Kona Paddy Wagon (reg. $699, sale $599), Sun Fritz 5 (reg. $540, sale $465), Detroit Bikes C-Type (reg. $ 599, sale $450)

Woodward Throwbacks

15% off your purchase