Head for the Cure 5K North Texas


May 07, 2022
08:00 AM until 11:00 AM


Oak Point Park Amphitheater View map
2801 E Spring Creek Pkwy,
Plano, TX, 75074

Additional Information

  • Website:
  • Line/Box Office Phone: shelby@headforthecure.org
  • Cost: Registration for the in-person or virtual run starts at $32 for adults; $25 for children 10 and younger to join the kids' 100-yard dash. Includes T-shirt. Additional fundraising encouraged.
  • Ages: All ages


On Saturday, May 7, meet at Red Tail Pavilion for the 12th annual Head for the Cure 5K, an event that builds awareness, raises funds, and ignites hope for the local brain cancer community. Together, we can defeat brain cancer step by step. Register online here.

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Local Beneficiaries
Head for the Cure continued its commitment to grant funds to local and national beneficiaries to support brain tumor clinical research and programs. Even with the pandemic, Head for the Cure's supporters showed up in a major way, raising nearly $2.2 million, which makes 2020 the third-largest fundraising year in the event's history. In 2020, the event granted $734,500 to different local beneficiaries located across the country from the 5K run/walk events to support their brain cancer research or programs. They've also granted $200,000 to the Brain Tumor Trials Collaborative.