OCTOBER 2-4, 2015


BayFest 5K & Fun Run

BayFest will host its 9th Annual 5K Run/Walk on Saturday, September 26th to kick off the beginning of the 2015 BayFest Music Festival.

Date and Time: September 26, 2015. 5K race will start at 8 AM. Fun Run will start at 9AM.

Location: Bienville Square in downtown Mobile.

Sponsored by: BayFest, Inc. for the BayFest Music Industry Education Program.

Distance: Certified 5K course (AL13038JD) in downtown Mobile; accurately measured 1 Mile Fun Run course. Fluids will be provided along the race course.

Registration: Pre-register by mail (entries should be postmarked by September 19, 2015), in person at McCoy Outdoor or Run-N-Tri in Mobile or Running Wild in Fairhope until noon on September 24, or online ( until 4AM September 26. Early packet pick-up and late registration will be available on Friday, September 25 from 12 - 6 PM at the Port City Pacers Office at 358 Morgan Ave.

Race day registration at Bienville Square from 6:30 - 7:30 AM

Entry fees(Pre-registered) Day of Race
5K Adults: $20 Adult: $25
5K Children (12 and under): $15 Children: $15
Fun Run: $15 Fun Run: $15

*Fees include race shirt, post-race party, and eligibility for door prizes. No shirt option, subtract $3.

Awards: 5K: Top male and female Overall, Masters, Grandmasters, Senior Grandmasters, and Race Walkers. Top three male and female in age groups: 9 and under, 10-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, and 75-99. Fun Run: 1st, 2nd and 3rd fastest registered finishers.

Shirts: Participants registered by 9/14/15 will be guaranteed a t-shirt on race day. Shirts will not be reordered after the race.

Food, beverages, and music will be provided after the race. All registered participants will be eligible for door prize drawings - you must be present to win.

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