Friday, May 3 at 5:30 p.m.
The downtown course begins at Palm Beach Atlantic University, heads south and then turns onto Flagler Drive.
The finish line is in the heart of SunFest for all the Friday night fun.
Come experience the good time run to kick off the weekend of Florida’s largest music festival.
Experience the scenic course along the West Palm Beach waterfront that ends where the party begins – the heart of SunFest.
The winning team (group who has the most registrants) will receive their own Happy Hour Team Party immediately post race on a SunFest Floating Bar.
View the SunFest TGi5K course map.
Tuesday April 30th – 4-7 pm
Fleet Feet Sports Delray Beach
1705 South Federal Highway
Delray Beach, FL 33483
Wednesday May 1st – 4-7 pm
Run Appeal West Palm Beach in Peter Glenn
1900 Okeechobee Blvd.
West Palm Beach, FL 33409
Thursday May 2nd -4-7pm
PBAU Greene Complex
1100 south Dixie highway
West Palm Beach, FL 33401
Friday May 3rd –noon-race start
PBAU Admissions Building
1301 South Olive Avenue
West Palm Beach, FL 33401
Friday, May 3, 2019 @ 5:30 PM. The start line is at Palm Beach Atlantic University on Olive Ave. (near the Admissions Building), and the finish line is in the heart of SunFest along Flagler Ave.
Yes. This run is meant to be your kick-off to South Florida’s premier music festival weekend! We want you to start the weekend off right with a scenic run and then join hundreds of your friends at West Palm Beach’s largest happy hour celebration. You can leave work a few minutes early for that, we won’t tell. ☺
The winning team (group with the most registrants) will receive their own special perks (including additional free drinks!) immediately post-race on a floating barge. You can sign-up for a team when you register for the race on Active. If you are the first person to register for a specific team through Active, you will need to create the team first and you will become Team Captain. Deadline to sign-up for a team is Thursday, May 2, at 11:59 PM.
Chip-timing on a certified course, dri-fit shirt (first 800 registrants only), admission to SunFest for Friday ($55 value), access to post-race party on floating barge with hot dogs and beer, discount SunFest ticket options for your fans, and a finisher’s medal.
You will receive a discount code after you register to share with friends and family interested in joining you after the race. This discount code can also be used to purchase 2-day, 4-day, and VIP SunFest packages. Deadline to use a discount code is Sunday, April 28.
Yes and yes! Not only that, we have a special happy hour celebration for runners on a floating barge (21+ only) with a DJ and a free beer (21+ only) and hot dog. For our 21 and under runners, we will have a stand set-up outside of the floating barge where you can pick-up your freebies. After that, enjoy all that SunFest has to offer for the remainder of the night.
Yes, there will be one water station at approximately the 1 mile mark.
It’s May and it’s South Florida, there is a chance of rain on race day. We will still run the race in rain. If there are threatening weather conditions in the area, other options may be explored. Pay attention to instructions at the Start area.
Yes. You will not be admitted to the happy hour celebration on the floating barge without ID. SunFest security will enforce this. Carry it with you in your running gear, or place it in your checked bag and retrieve it before going to the floating barge. Also, friends and family members (21+) are free to join you on the barge for your celebration.
Yes. You must receive a re-entry stamp on your hand when leaving SunFest grounds.
Yes. Your bag will be transported from PBAU to inside SunFest. Pick up at Datura & Flagler by 6:30 PM. After 6:30 PM, they can be picked up at the Guest Services Booth on Datura St. (size requirements 12x12x6)
You can park in any SunFest parking lot (prices may vary). There is no separate 5K parking lot. You can park near any SunFest entrance and walk (about a 10-15 minute walk from the southernmost entrance point) to the start-line at PBAU, or park near the start-line at PBAU and walk back after the festivities. Give yourself plenty of time to park. There will not be any special shuttle service before or after the race.
Yes. Top 3 in each age group for male and female will win gift card prizes. Age groups are: 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70 & older. Gift cards will be mailed to winners.
During race week, we will have FOUR pick-up options for you (4-7PM): Tuesday, April 30 at Fleet Feet Delray Beach; Wednesday, May 1 at Run Appeal West Palm Beach; Thursday, May 2 at PBAU Greene Complex; Friday, May 3 (Noon to 5PM) at race start line (PBAU Admissions Building).
We will be having various fun runs throughout the county where we will be available to help you sign-up, and you can also be entered to win FREE additional tickets to SunFest. Be on the lookout for announcements and check the Facebook Event page for updated info to learn where the next fun run will be.