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Downtown Melbourne 5K Run/Walk

Sat March 23, 2019 Melbourne, FL US 32901 Directions


$25 7:30AM EDT Registration ends March 21, 2019 at 11:59pm EDT

5K SCR or Gecko Member

$22 7:30AM EDT Registration ends March 21, 2019 at 11:59pm EDT

Students 5K

$20 7:30AM EDT Registration ends March 21, 2019 at 11:59pm EDT
900 E. Melbourne Ave
Municipal Lane between New Haven and Strawbridge
Melbourne, FL US 32901



It's time to bust out your running shoes, your finest house colors, and maybe brush up your best spells for the Downtown Melbourne’s Harry Potter-themed 5K Run/Walk!!
Do you believe in magic?? I DO!!
The magic happens when a community comes together to support each other!


37th Anniversary of the Downtown Melbourne 5K Run and Walk

A Space Coast Runners' Runner of the Year Event

A run for the children

Last race in the 2019 Run for the Kids Race Series

Proceeds benefit - THE HAVEN

The Haven is a shelter for abused, abandoned and neglected children.

 Time Table 

Co-Ed START:  7:30 AM

Youth Series:  9 AM 

Awards 9:15 AM


Male-Female: Top 3 Overall, Top Masters (40+), Grand Masters (50+), Senior Grand Masters (60+)
Each Race – Top 3 Teams, Age Groups (top 3 male & female): 10 & Under, 11-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75-79, 80-84, 85+

 Packet Pickup

Friday, March 22nd from 10:00am-6:30pm at Running Zone

(3696 N Wickham Rd Melbourne, FL 32935)

Saturday, March 23rd (Race Day) starting at 6:30 AM at race headquarters on New Wizardly Race House Start on the corner of Municipal Lane between New Haven and Strawbridge.

School Challenge

All children under the age of 18 may register for a special reduced fee of $20. The School (public or private) that has the most registrations for the 5K will earn a special award to be presented at the results following the races.

Open Team Challenge

All teams must have a minimum of 4 members.  The fastest team in each category will receive an award:  Overall fastest All Male, All Female, and Co-Ed.    


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