OCTOBER 2-4, 2015


BayFest 5K & Fun Run

BayFest will host its 8th Annual 5K Run/Walk on Saturday, September 27th to kick off the beginning of the 2014 BayFest Music Festival.

Date and Time: September 27, 2014 . 5K race will start at 8 AM. Fun Run will start at 9AM.

Location: Bienville Square in downtown Mobile.

Sponsored by: BayFest, Inc.

Benefiting: BayFest Music Industry Education & Scholarship Programs

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 20, 2014), in person at McCoy Outdoor or Run-N-Tri in Mobile or Running Wild in Fairhope until noon on September 25, or online ( until midnight September 25. Early packet pick-up and late registration will be available on Friday, September 26 from 12 - 6 PM at the Port City Pacers Office at 358 Morgan Ave.

Participants may order discount BayFest weekend passes for $55.

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

Entry fees(Pre-registration) 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. High school with the most participation will receive special recognition.

Shirts: Participants registered by 9/13/14 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.