Caribbean 5K Run

5K, Other

Event Date

Sat, Apr 30, 2016


Morganton, NC

About This Activity

Race Day registration begins at 9 a.m. at the small shed at Catawba River Soccer Complex.  The race will begin at 10 AM.  The race course begins on Catawba River Soccer Complex and will take you on the greenway. Chick Fil A of Morganton will provide all runners with free chicken sandwiches and tea for lunch after the race.

We will award the top 3 female and male finishers with trophies. The Top 2 female and male finishers (21 years or older) will also receive gift certificates for 7 night stay at Caribbean resorts in Antigua and Grenadines donated by Elite Island Resort.  Medals will be awarded to top finishers in different age groups as well.

We will also have a contest after the race for best Caribbean theme dressed people. The two best dressed will win gift certificates for caribbean resorts.

There will also be a walk for people who do not want to run and be part of the Caribbean contest.

Online registration closes at 11:59 PM on Wednesday, April 27th. You can register the morning of Saturday, April 30th for either the walk or run. The price will be $30 for the run and $25 for the walk. Check or cash is only acceptable for paper registration on April 30th.

This race will benefit Medical Patient Modesty. We will also have a silent auction with many great items including gift certificates for local restaurants, attraction tickets, and gift certificates for hotels in different states you can bid on. Check out the silent auction list. Be sure you bring your check book and/or extra cash so you can participate in the silent auction.


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