Endorsed by Curators:
The Mardi Gras 5K Run/Walk & 1 Mile Family Fun Run/Walk will kick off Mardi Gras festivities at Pier Park, Panama City Beach, FL. The run/walk will be held at Frank Brown Park starting at 8 a.m. The fun run will start immediately following the 5K. We will have a Mardi Gras theme costume contest (please use discretion since families will be present!).
Awards will be given out to the O/A male and female runners along with masters, grandmasters and senior grandmasters male and female runners. Awards will also go 3 deep in 5 year age groups. All 5kwalkers and 1 mile participants will receive awards in these categories: 7-8, 9-10, 11-12, 13-19, 20-34, 35-49, 50-64, 65 and up. Post race beverages and snacks will be provided after the run. Mardi Gras beads to all participants!