Flamingo Fest 5K Run/Walk

Event Date

Sat, Oct 4, 2014


Macon, GA

About This Activity

Come celebrate breast cancer survivors and their families at United in Pink's First Annual Flamingo Fest Run/Walk held at the beautiful, historic Wesleyan College Campus. The event includes a pre-race breakfast, survivor ceremony, 5k run/walk and post-race festival. There will be plenty of entertainment for the whole family from food vendors to local artisans and a Kids Zone. With activities for all ages, it's sure to be a great way to spend a Saturday morning. United in Pink, Inc. is committed to enhancing the quality of life for breast cancer survivors and their families by nurturing lifelong, loving relationships with each family we serve. 

Event details and schedule


Wesleyan College 
4760 Forsyth Rd. 
Macon, GA 31210

Race Route


Event parking is accessed from Wesleyan's second entrance on Tucker Road, coming from Forsyth Road. It is the large parking area behind Wesleyan's Porter Auditorium. Signs and balloons will mark the entrance.

Please note: Wesleyan's front entrances will be blocked for the race route.

Race Time    9:00 a.m.


8:00  Breakfast

8:30  Survivor Ceremony

9:00  5k Run/Walk

8:00  - 11:00  Kids Zone & Vendors


Registration Fees:

Online Registration available at http://unitedinpink.org/news-and-events/flamingo-festival-5k/

$25 - Pre-Registration by September 14th
          (t-shirt guaranteed)

$30 - Registration September 15 through Race Day

         (t-shirt available first-come, first-served)

$15 - Kids Pre-Registration (Ages 12 & Under) by September 14th
          (t-shirt guaranteed)

$20 - Kids Registration (Ages 12 & Under) September 15 through Race Day
          (t-shirt available first-come, first-served)

$5 -   Kid Zone Wristband

Kids age 2 and under free.  

Kids Registered to race, free entry with Race bib

**T-shirts guaranteed for Pre-Registrations Received by September 14, 2014.  

After September 14, t-shirts available on first-come, first-served basis.

Make Checks Payable to United in Pink, Inc.

Mail or Deliver Checks to United in Pink, Inc. at 102-A Preston Court, Macon, GA, 31210.

 Race Packet Pickup

     September 30th- October 2nd                     11am-2pm              

(Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday)  Pickup at United in Pink, 102-A Preston Court.

     October 3rd                                                      4pm-7pm

(Friday)   Pick up packets at Wesleyan College in the Olive Swann Porter BLDG

     Race Day                                                           7am-8:30am     

You may also pickup your packet Saturday before the 5K beginning at 7:30 a.m. Registration will be available during this time as well.


  • Top 3 overall M/F
  • Top 3 Masters M/F (55+)
  • Age Groups 3 deep for M/F as follows: 10 & under, 11-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75-79, 80+

*This is a chip-timed race.  Strollers are allowed at the back of the race pace.  No pets, please.  Race results will be posted at http://unitedinpink.org/news-and-events/flamingo-festival-5k/


For and in consideration of the acceptance of my entry, I agree and certify that I am in proper physical condition to participate in the event which I have entered, and further agree that the above mentioned sponsors, organizers, promoters, directors, or persons connected with the event are under no obligation to provide physical examination or other evidence of my physical fitness to participate in such an event.  I assume all risk associated with participating in this event, including but not limited to the weather (to include hot heat and humidity), condition of the road and other race area surfaces, falls, collisions, motor vehicle traffic, and the conduct of spectators and other runners.  I hereby for myself, my heirs, my administrators, and executives forever waive, release and discharge United in Pink, Inc., its directors, officers, members, sponsors, all officials, participants, organizers, planners, volunteers, Wesleyan College, and the City of Macon  for any injuries sustained or arising out of my association with, entry in, or participation in the race and any pre-, post- or other race-related activities.  I agree to abide by all instructions from race officials.  I grant permission to use any photographs or any other record of me, and for such information to be shared with United in Pink, Inc.'s,  race partners.  I understand that all entries are final with no refund.  If cancelled due to inclement weather  participants will be notified by email of cancellation.  In the event that the race is cancelled, no refunds will be given and all fees paid will be considered as tax-deductible donations to United in Pink, Inc.  All decisions concerning the same are deemed final. 

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