Tue, Sep 15, 2020
New Orleans, LA
Miss New Orleans? We miss you too! Join us and support our favorite local bars and The Louisiana Hospitality Foundation!
The Michelob Ultra Bourbon Street Barathon is a brand new and unique virtual event featuring some of our favorite bars on and around Bourbon St. in New Orleans! Participants will complete a 5k for each bar for a total of 17 times. That's an 85k! After each 5k, our runners, walkers, or bikers will be rewarded with a "visit" to one of our favorite spots for a specialty cocktail or cold brew- CHEERS!
Step 1: Register and invite your friends to the challenge of the summer!
Step 2: Participants will complete 17 5Ks to celebrate New Orleans and its service industry!. Complete your own 5K course or our NOLA French Quarter course ... a total of 17 times. Track your daily miles/kilometers through our RunSignUp site. For every 3.1 miles/5K, you will receive a milestone badge and email with fun facts about one of the bars and their signature cocktail!
Step 3: Complete all 17 virtual visits to earn your Finishers medallion/bottle opener and exclusive t-shirt or ladies tank top and an entry into a raffle to win a two night stay at the Royal Sonesta New Orleans!
Who does this event benefit? 100% of donations and a portion of the registration proceeds will directly benefit the Louisiana Hospitality Foundation and its Crisis Grant Program.
How do I log my miles? Individuals will be able to track progress by logging their daily mileage and activity (walk/run/bike/swim) on runsignup.com. Specific instructions will be sent out on 9/15/20 and in your confirmation email. Miles can be logged between 9/15/20 and 10/31/20.
What do I receive with my registration? Each registrant will receive a Bourbon Street Barathon t-shirt or tank, finisher's medal and virtual bib, and an entry into a raffle to win a two night stay at the Royal Sonesta New Orleans.
When do I receive my shirt/tank and medal?
SHIPPING OPTION: Out-of-town participants can choose to have their packets shipped during registration for a cost of $10 for shipping and handling.
LOCAL PICK-UP OPTION: You can pick-up your packet with both your shirt/tank and finisher's medal on Saturday, October 10th from 11AM - 3PM. Please go to our Crescent City Classic office located in the Joe Brown Foundation Building at 320 Metairie Hammond Hwy., Metairie 70005. Our building has a waterfall in the front and is located next to R&O's Restaurant.
You can drive into the first floor parking garage and continue through the garage to the other side. Your packet will be handed to you through your passenger side window to maintain social distancing.