A 5k run like no other! Tacos & Beer 5k run Kicks off a fun and festive Cinco de Mayo weekend. Walk, jog or run and then get rewarded with TWO Tacos and a Beer (for 21+) at the Baja Fiesta-Party with a Beer Garden, live mariachi music, live bands, DJs, games, including a mechanical Bull, a piñata breaking party, and a Cinco De Mayo costume contest. So Bring the Mexican sombrero, serape, folklore skirts, the maracas, la guitara, el barracho, la muchacha, the whole family!
The Run Course: Whittier Narrows Parks & Rec., South El Monte, CA. Run/walk through Legg Lake Park's trails featuring a flat and fast scenic course. It is a 1492 acres park with open green space, trees, lakes, walking trails, and playgrounds for kids. Tacos and Beer 5k will provide live course entertainment and post race Festival--Baja style.
Awards will be given to the top three overall Male and Female Finishers. FUN COMPETITION: Awards in the Categories of *Traditional Team Costume*Most Creative Team Name*Largest Team.
What You Get:
- 5K Race Entry
- T-Shirt (optional)
- Post-Run 2 Tacos + a Beer (21+)
- Entry to the Baja Fiesta Festival
- Chip Timing (optional)
Event details and schedule
Run starts at 8:00 am
The pre-and-post race fiesta starts at 7am to 12pm with the first waves starting at 8am, and 8:05am for chip timing runners. For the fun run/walk, start at 8:10am
For Packet Pick-up please check www.tacosNbeer5k.com