Southwest Cafe Margarita 5K

Event Date

Sat, Aug 4, 2018

Address

Ridgefield, CT

About This Activity

Barbara Nevins and the Southwest Cafe present the 12th annual Southwest Cafe Margarita Run to benefit the Ridgefield Sunrise Cottage. This festive 5k offers participants a healthy night out with a free margarita at the finish (for those 21 and over, of course).

The Southwest Café Margarita 5K contributes to the Sunrise Cottage in Ridgefield, Connecticut. The Sunrise Cottage is a residence for members of the community with disabilities. It is part of ARI (Always Reaching for Independence), and devoted to enriching the lives of people with disabilities and their families by enabling them to achieve their fullest potential at home, at work, and in the community.

Race Times:

Race will start promptly at 7:00 PM.

Registration:

5K Entry Fees:

  • $30.00 early registration (May 5 - May 31)
  • $35.00 registration (June 1 – August 3)
  • $40 Race Day

5k Awards:

  • Top Male & Female Finishers
  • Top 3 Male & Female in Age Groups (9 & under, 10-13, 14-18, 19-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70+)

All participants (21 & over) will receive ONE FREE MARGARITA from the Southwest Café with the presentation of your race number following the race. Soft drinks available for 20 & younger. Join us in the Cafe' after the run for a great dinner with live music.

Race Course:

THERE IS NO GUARANTEE OF T-SHIRT IF YOU REGISTER AT THE RACE.  REGISTER NOW TO RECEIVE A SHIRT!

This is a flat and fast USATF-certified course. Starting in the parking lot of the Union Savings bank, runners will pass behind Union Savings Bank,  turning right onto Farmingville Rd., left on Limekiln Rd., left on Lee Rd., and then right onto Famingville Rd., right on Noran's Ridge, around the loop, back out to Farmingville, and left onto the South St. by-pass finish where they started.

Map Here

Timing:

Chrontrack B-Tag timing by Club Connecticut

Packet Pickup:

Friday, August 2     4pm-7pm at Southwest Café, 109 Danbury Road.

Saturday, August 3  10am-4:30pm at Ridgefield Running Company, 88 Danbury Road.

Saturday, July 29   5pm-7pm at Southwest Café

Restrictions:

Pets, in-line skates, and bikes are not permitted on the course. We ask that participants with baby joggers be respectful of other competitors and start in the back, and yield the right of way.

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