Festival 5K

Fri February 10 - Sat February 11 Miami, FL 33156 US Directions


7270 SW 120th St
Miami, FL US 33156


  • IMPORTANT UPDATE: RACE IS SOLD OUT! Registrations are open, but incoming participants will NOT be guaranteed finisher medal and giveaway item. Thank you for your incredible support. 
  • The day of registration will open at 7:00 am and race will begin at 8:00 am. Pre-registered cost is $30; $20 for age 14 and under. After January 11th cost is $35; $25 for age 14 and under. Day of Race registration is $40.
  • Date of event is Sat. February 11, 2023
  • This course has been measured to USA Track and Field Specifications by Gene Witkowski, course Certifier
  • Location- 7270 SW 120th street, Pinecrest, Fl 33156 - St Louis Catholic Church
  • (Race will leave and finish from 72nd st entrance to the church)
  • Race will be through beautiful Pinecrest with road closures and safety managed by the Pinecrest Police Dept
  • Definitely a family-friendly race!
  • This 5K is part of the yearly St Louis Catholic Community's Festival for the Poor. 100% of the profits from the race and entire weekend Festival are donated to the needy in Dade County. 2015 Festival profit was $95,000 and ALL of it was given to charities that feed, clothe, house, counsel and aid the homeless, handicapped and indigent in our community. Some of the recipients are:
  • Camillus House, Habitat for Humanity, St. Ann's Migrant Mission, KRISTI House; Project Cradle (AIDS prevention); Missionaries of Charity ( Mother Teresa's downtown homeless center); Project Gold (prevention of human trafficking), A Safe Haven for Newborns, Humanities Food Bank, PATCHES
  • Moisture-Wicking performance Caps will be given to each participant
  • We will have free granolas, waters, fruits etc
  • There will be other vendors as well with products to try and to purchase
  • Awards will be : Trophies will be awarded to overall male winners (1st, 2nd& 3rd) and overall female winners (1st,2nd & 3rd)
  • Awards will be given out thirty minutes after race has started (we understand the winners are fast runners and need their rest) 
  • Medals will be given for all participants this year! 
  • Don't miss our complimentary warm to get you race ready
  • Contact- Roxana Padron or Paola Ballesteros; Festival 5K co-Chairs at stlsaludydeporte@gmail.com

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