Neptune Race Event Coming to Virginia Beach
23 Sep, 2016
Tidewater Striders Grand Prix Event Highlights Fall Running Season in Southeast Virginia
Virginia Beach, Virginia, offers the Neptune 5K and 8K Race, one of the largest events in the area. All events take place October 1 at 24th Street Stage and Park.
Run, jog, walk or skip your way down Atlantic Avenue to Rudee Inlet as spectators and family cheer you on the whole way. Afterwards, bask in your achievement in the 24th Street Park while enjoying plenty of food, drinks, fantastic views of the ocean, and even a door prize or two! There is plenty of fun to be had for racers and their guests, but pre-registration is required to participate. Spectators and viewing are free and welcome along the route.
2016 Tidewater Striders Grand Prix Event
Neptune Festival T-Shirt with 8k and 5k Registrations
Race After party in 24th Street Park includes pizza, bagels, fruit, sodas, beer, and awards!
Neptune Festival Weekend Festivities
Fast and flat course!
ROCK YOUR MOST CREATIVE NAUTICAL ATTIRE FOR A CHANCE TO WIN THE PRIZE FOR BEST COSTUME!
FOR THE LITTLE ONES (UP TO 5 YRS OLD): 26 YARD CRAB CRAWLER RACE!
5K – 7:45AM
8K – 8:15AM / 8K Wheelchair– 8:10AM
1MILE – 9:30AM / 26YD – 10:00AM
Packet Pickup And Late Registration:
Friday, Sept 30 / 3:00-7:00pm – Running Etc. (1940 Laskin Rd, #302 / Virginia Beach, Va 23454)
Saturday , Oct 1 / 6:30-7:45AM – 24th Street Park (At The Virginia Beach Oceanfront)