Valentine's Day 5k for Charity - Showing the Community Some Love

5K

Event Date

Sat, Feb 14, 2015

Address

St. Petersburg, FL

About This Activity

The Valentine's Day 5k for Charity starts at the very scenic Vinoy Park. Choose to walk to run along downtown St. Petersburg's beautiful waterfront with exceptional views from Vinoy, Northshore's Beach and the Pier all in celebration of our amazing community and giving back.
There will be many opportunities to win prizes, medals for individuals and teams. There will be awards given to our top runners as well as community spirit awards and costume contests for all ages. We expect to see a lot of red, purple and pink! Visit ValentinesWalkRun.com for more information. 

Event details and schedule

Start Times:
  • 7:00 a.m.    Registration and Packet Pick up
  • (please bring ID)
  • 8:00 a.m.    Opening Ceremonies
  • 8:30 a.m.    Timed Run
  • 9:00 a.m.    Family-Friendly Untimed Walk (Strollers and Children Welcome)
  • 10:00 a.m.  Award Ceremony

Packet Pick Up Locations

2/11/2015 5:00pm - 7:00pm at Fit2Run, 256 2nd Street North, St. Petersburg, FL 33701, (727) 822-2786

2/12/2015 4:30pm - 6:30pm at Blossom Montessori School for the Deaf, 14088 Icot Blvd., Clearwater, FL 33760, (727) 539-7879

On-Site Activities

  • Timed 5k
  • Un-timed 5k Walk/Run 
  • Secret Admirer Flower Station
  • Children's Activites
  • Valentine’s Day Photo Opportunities
  • Numerous Awards
  • Community/Sponsor Information Booths
  • Water/Snacks/Pancake and Sausage Breakfast/Free Beer
  • Hot 101.5 DJ
  • Giveaways

Valentine's Day Fun

Single? Taken? It's Complicated? All are welcome at the Valentine's Day 5k for Charity! 
  • When you pick up your packet, choose between 3 bibs styles: Single, Taken, It's Complicated
  • Next, on the day of the event, donate 1 dollar per flower and place it under a participant's bib number at the Secret Admirer Station. 
  • Want to be a not-so-secret admirer? Feel free to donate 1 dollar per flower and pass them out to whomever you choose!
Awards, Prizes and Medals  
 
Community Spirit (Team) presented by our sponsor, Arthur Rutenberg Homes
  1. Take a photo of your team at all of the photo spots at the VDAY 5k.

  2. Post it on Facebook, tag Valentine's Day 5k for Charity and tag the company sponsoring that photo spot. 

  3. Post on Twitter using #Vday5k

Community Spirit (Individual) presented by our sponsor, Arthur Rutenberg Homes 

  1. Take a photo of yourself at all of the photo spots at the VDAY 5k.

  2. Post it on Facebook, tag Valentine's Day 5k for Charity and tag the company sponsoring that photo spot. 

  3. Post on Twitter using #Vday5k

Costume Competition - Best Valentine's Day costume (adult, male and female)

Costume Competition - Best Valentine's costume (child) 

 
Valentine's Day Couple - First couple to cross the finish-line holding hands 

Overall Male

Overall Female

Fastest runner, male and female in each age category

Medals and Prizes

Our fastest runners will receive a beautiful custom made medal and prizes that include: Fit2Run gift certificates, runner's packs, a hot air balloon ride, Pinellas Chocolate Company gift bags, Bright House Networks $250 gift card, Barley Mow beer packs, Bodhi Basics gift packs, JewelScent gift baskets, Wine Party packs, and more!

 

Raffle includes: A signed Tampa Bay Lightning Hockey stick, Botox parties, Rays Tickets and Massages.

 

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