Saturday, April 21, 2018

The World Famous Parrot Lounge
911 Sunrise Lane, Fort Lauderdale, FL


  • Please arrive early!
  • 5K Run/Walk begins at 7:00am. Walkers, please start behind runners.
  • Participants will receive a commemorative t-shirt (early registration guaranteed), refreshments, and breakfast.
  • Race Day Packet Pick Up (includes race number and timing chip) is from 6:00-6:45am on Saturday, April 21st.
  • Race is timed using Chrono Track Timing System.
Starting at the Parrot, runners/walkers will head south on A1A to International Swimming Hall of Fame and then north on A1A,  passing the finish line on NE 9th St.! During the course, runners/walkers will pass by the Covenant House Florida shelter on Vista Mar. 

  • Early registration before 11:59pm on April 13th – $25 Guaranteed T-Shirt
  • Race Day Registration April 21, 6am to 6:45am – $35 Shirt not guaranteed
  • Free parking will be available at Galleria Mall at the opened lot on Sunrise Blvd & NE 26th Avenue (east of Galleria Mall, next to Gallery ONE Doubletree Hotel). Map
  • A shuttle will be transporting participants from 5:30am to 9:00am or you can also walk the short distance to the starting line if you prefer.
  • There is also some metered parking available on A1A, just north of Sunrise Blvd.
**Register before April 18th by 5PM and you can pick up your packet at the below locations. We also allow registration at the following packet pickup days and times:**
  • Running Wild (2563 E Sunrise Blvd, Ft. Lauderdale) — Thursday, April 19th: 11am to 7pm
  • Runner’s Depot (1489 SE 17th St, Fort Lauderdale) — Friday, April 20th: 11am to 7pm
Those who register April 18th after 5PM will need to pick up their packet on Race Day from 6:00am to 6:45am.
Sonesta Fort Lauderdale Beach, 999 n. Fort Lauderdale Beach Blvd., Fort Lauderdale, FL 33304 is offering a special rate of $139 per night plus tax (Space Is Limited).  The special rate cannot be booked online or by calling the 800 number – reservations MUST BE MADE VIA EMAIL   reservations.fortlauderdale@sonesta.com
The After Party starts immediately after the race at the Parrot, opening at 8:00am! Those over 21 (bring ID) who participated in the race will receive a free beer!
Top Three Overall M/F, Top Three Overall Masters M/F, Top Three M/F in each Division, Top Wheelchair, Top Three Teams

Age Division Include (M/F):
8 & under, 9-10, 11-12, 13-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75/over
Register as a Team and Walk/Run to raise funds and awareness for homeless youth in our community! When registering by mail, there will be a space for you to enter your team name. If you register online, please e-mail 5KonA1A@covenanthousefl.org with your Team Name.