This 5k (3.1 mile) costumed race (we are looking for Mermaids and Sailors) will start and end on the grounds of LIVE CAFE 169 PORT ROAD in Kennebunk, Maine. Head down Beach Avenue to run on the sands of Gooch’s beach and hit up the character photo stops. On the return wind though the back of the Franciscan Monastery before heading back to LIVE CAFE for the finish. The KIDS Adventure Course is on the grounds of LIVE CAFE and is geared towards kids 10 years-old and under.
Participants are encouraged to dress like their favorite mermaid, sailor, pirate or sea creature. Best Costumed runner will win a special prize.The character stops along the course are for fun photos ops. Just imagine yourself in your running gear, pictured with a group of lovely sirens!
PACKET PICK UP – Friday June 19th at Waterhouse Center, 55 Main Street, Kennebunk, ME 04043 – 4:30-6:30PM OR at Race Saturday morning from 7:30AM-8:30AM.
Registration includes race bib, a raffle ticket, afterparty refreshment, and a beverage.
T-shirts and swag bags will be provided to the 1st 100 registrants.
Shirts will be available for purchase on race day. Prizes for top overall finishers, male and female, along with prizes for each age category, male and female. Everyone is welcome- especially if you are a mermaid!
We would love to have you volunteer. Volunteers get a t-shirt and the after-party perks. (ID required.) We encourage students who need community service hours to join us for the race day events.
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Information about the event is available in : English