Publix Run To The Arts 5K

Sun February 5, 2023 Fort Myers, FL 33901 US Directions
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Additional race information can be found at http://RunToTheArts.com.

Place
Edwards Drive and Monroe Street
Downtown Fort Myers
Fort Myers, FL US 33901
Description

Date: February 5, 2023

Location: Downtown Fort Myers; Edwards Dr. @ Monroe St. - Publix Run To The Arts 5K 

Registration Fee:

$35 until January 24th includes T-shirt (while supplies last)

$40 from January 25th to February 1st - includes T-shirt (while supplies last)

February 1st Registration will close at midnight - there are no day-of registrations.
1,000 in-person runner/walkers maximum - there were 954 in 2020. 

Artistic T-Shirt

The Publix Run To The Arts isn't just a race, it's a full morning of fun that kicks off Sunday morning at ArtFest Fort Myers with exceptional art, entertainment, and children’s art activities. Your registration fee guarantees you a spot in the race as well as lots of goodies.

You'll get your very own Run To The Arts t-shirt with beautiful art by an ArtFest Fort Myers artist. Your choice of styles -- standard straight-cut with crew neck OR ladies fitted cut, with v-neck. Both styles are made of the same great high-performance quick-dry fabric. While supplies last.

Artwork by Stephanee Ann. She will be at ArtFest Fort Myers. Or visit her at www.stephaneeannart.com.

More Goodies for Runners

Pre-Run Warm Up

Gather around the Start Line area at Bay St. & Monroe St. about 7:45am for morning energy.

Tasty Breakfast

Your race bib is your ticket to the post-race breakfast, featuring tasty Publix treats - muffins; bananas; yogurt; and a few surprises.

The Course

The course will begin and end on Bay Street at the corner of Monroe Street. The route will go over the Caloosahatchee Bridge and back – that’s right over the bridge both directions.

Race Awards

Medals will be given for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place in each age group, plus special awards for male and female overall, masters, grand masters, and senior masters. 

Age Groups 
13-15
16-19
20-24
25-29
30-34
35-39
40-44
45-49
50-54
55-59
60-64
65-69
70-74
75-79

80+

Parking

There is ample parking along First Street, Bay Street, and all over downtown. Street parking is all FREE on the weekend. There are also parking garages nearby.

Packet Pickup and Race Schedule

Early Packet Pick-Up

If you registered online, you can get your packet early complete with race bib and t-shirt and be all set for race day. NO ID required — friends can pick up each others’ packets … we’ll just ask folks to sign for what they pick up, so we can keep track of who got what. (Packets can also be picked up on race day, but be sure to get there early! Race-Day packet pickup starts at 7am.) 

T-shirts available while supplies last.

 

Fleet Feet Logo

Packet Pick-up at Fleet Feet - located in Bell Tower Shops @ corner of Daniels & US 41:

Packet pickup dates: 

Friday, February 3rd from 4pm-7pm

Saturday, February 4th from 4pm-7pm

YOU CAN ALSO PICK UP YOUR PACKET THE MORNING OF THE RACE AT RUNNER CHECK-IN (Located @ Edwards Dr. & Monroe St.) STARTING AT 7AM.

Race Schedule

7:00 - 8:00 a.m.  Race day packet pick-up: Edwards Drive and Monroe Street in downtown Fort Myers.
8:00 a.m.  Race starts ... woo hoo!
8:30 - 9:45 a.m.  Breakfast and awards

FAQ

Please visit our website RunToTheArts.com for all your other questions.

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