5K Memorial Run and Family Festival


Event Date

Sun, Aug 23, 2015


Long Beach, CA


Activity Today Later

Running-5K - Individual Age group/open

$20 $20 Closed

About This Activity

Join us August 23, 2015 for the 5k Memorial Run and Family Festival at the Long Beach POA Park. Runners/walkers will trek through part of the L.B. Town Center parking lot, part of the San Gabriel River, part of the beautiful El Dorado Park, and Finish at the Long Beach POA Park. The event will continue with the Family Festival, which will include: kids corner, music/entertainment, food/drinks, and opportunity drawings. The proceeds go to the Maria Cecilia Rosa Memorial Foundation to assist motivated and underprivileged high school graduating seniors with Scholarships.  So whether you want to run 5K or just want to come for the festival, the 5K Memorial Run and Family Festival will be a great way to spend the day with your family.

Event details and schedule

Thank you for registering for the 1st Annual 5K Memorial Run and Family Festival.  All proceeds of this event will go to the Maria Cecilia Rosa Memorial Foundation. For more information about the event and our foundation, please visit www.mcrmf.org.  If you wish to volunteer for the event or have questions, visit our website www.mcrmf.org

 Please be sure to read this as it has critical information to the success of your run and fun!

IMPORTANT!  Race packet pickup and/or late registration will be on race day at the Long Beach POA Park at 7290 E. Carson St. Long Beach, CA 90808 (Located at the Long Beach Town Center behind Lowes).  You must present a valid I.D. to pick-up your race packet.

 Registration includes one free entry into the Family Festival, a goodie bag, an event T-Shirt and every finisher gets an awesome finisher's medal.

 Event Parking:

There is free limited parking at the POA Park.  Additional free parking is available at the Long Beach Town Center by Lowes and Wal-Mart.

 Race Packet Pickup and Late Registration:

5K Memorial Run Packet Pickup and late registration begins on August 23rd at 6:00 a.m. ($25.00 fee for late registration)

 Race Day Schedule:

           •    6:00 a.m. – Race day registration and all packet pick-up opens

           •    8:00 a.m. – 5K Run

           •    8:15 a.m. – 1-Mile Kids Fun Run Registration opens

           •    9:30 a.m. – 1-Mile Kids Fun Run – (Wave starts: ages 9-11, 6-8, 5 and under)

           •    10:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m. -Family Festival

 Race Updates and Other Information:

Please visit www.mcrmf.org for race updates and more information on our foundation.

Thank you again for registering for the 5K Memorial Run and Family Festival– we’re looking forward to seeing you on August 23, 2015.

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