Event Info

Race Date: Saturday, February 22, 2020


Address: Thalia Elementary School:

                 421 Thalia Road Virginia Beach, VA 23452


Cost of Race: Race cost is $25.00 per participant (participants 12 and under are $15.00). Same day registration allowed but with no guarantee of a race shirt (same day cost is $30.00 for 5K and $20.00 for One Mile) 


Registration Time: 8:00 - 8:45 AM in the school GYMNASIUM


Packet Pick Up: 2/21 at Running Etc (1940 Laskin Rd #302, VB, VA 23454) 4:30-6:30 OR 2/22 Same Day Packet Pick Up (anyone who is unable to race but would still like a shirt should ask someone to go to Running Etc and pick up their shirt for them. All shirts will be given away on race day so we can no longer hold on to shirts after the race)


Race Start Time: 5K race starts at 9:00 AM, 1 Mile Fun Run will start at 9:30 am (please arrive at 9:15 for kids activities prior to race)


What to Bring: Money for Raffles and Vendors. We have great vendors who will be attending our event and have LOTS of gift certificates to raffle off.  Race is family, stroller, and dog friendly. We are collecting new items for CHKD and their child life programs. Here is a list of needed items (click here). Each item will get you free raffle tickets!!


Food: Snacks and Drinks will be provided


Prizes: Prizes will be awarded for race placements and various superlatives (ex. best costume, most spirited runner/walker, best mode of transportation, etc.). Please dress up in your best Valentine's Day costume and compete for the Best Costume prize! We love to see family pets dressed up as well!


Trophies given to overall winners in each category: 12 and under, 13-18, 19-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50 and above


Parking: Parking will be available at Princess Anne High School and at Thalia Elementary School.

               We will have a bus run from PA to Thalia at 8:15, 8:30, and 8:45. The bus will go from Thalia to PA 10:15, 10:30, and 11:00.

               Spaces are limited so it is recommended that participants carpool or ride their bikes to the race.


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