Registration: Race day Registration will start at 9:00 am, on Saturday, May 18, 2019, in the Bay View Room at the Monterey Tides. Course closes at 12:30 pm. Registration and fees are non-transferable, non-refundable. A Registration form is required for each participant. All runners and/or walkers must be able to complete the course in 2 hours or less. |
FEE INCLUDES: Artichoke Festival 5K Beach Run T-shirt, fresh artichoke (crop permitting), 1 entry ticket to the Artichoke Festival (June 1 & 2, 2019), 10% discount coupon for lunch at the Monterey Tides Hotel Restaurant, and fun giveaways.
RACE START TIMES:
• Registration begins at 9:00 am.
• 5K races start at 10:30 am.
COURSE: COURSE CLOSES AT 12:30 pm.
This is a fun run, the course is not timed.
All runs and walks start and end on the beach waterfront, behind the Monterey Tides Hotel. Course stays on the hard packed wet verge of sand/sea, heading south toward Monterey Wharf.
Link to course map: http://www.mappedometer.com/?maproute=734947
AWARDS: Adults 13-101: come dressed as your favorite vegetable for a chance to win Artichoke Festival “It’s a Date” entry ticket package: 2 adults, plus 2 wine tastings.
PARKING: Limited parking will be available in front the Monterey Tides Hotel, and in the public parking lots north and south of the hotel on Sand Dunes Drive. Participants can also park at the Laguna Grande Shopping Center Overflow parking area near Home Depot, just across Hwy 1, closest to Canyon Del Rey Blvd. We highly encourage our run participants to GO GREEN and carpool!
The race will take place rain or shine. If you have questions please contact Castroville Artichoke Festival office at (831) 633-2465 (toll free: 888-808-7707). Or email: Artichoke5K@gmail.com