Emerald City 5K

Fri February 28, 2020 Melbourne, FL US 32940 Directions

5K Run/Walk - Adults

$25 6:00PM EST Registration ends February 26, 2020 at 11:59pm EST

5K Run/Walk - Kids (12 & under)

$15 6:00PM EST Registration ends February 26, 2020 at 11:59pm EST

Emerald City 5K Race Supporter - $25 donation

$25 6:00PM EST Registration ends February 26, 2020 at 11:59pm EST
Church at Viera
9005 N Wickham Rd
Melbourne, FL US 32940

Emerald City 5K Run/Walk

No Place Like Home

Friday, February 28, 2020 - 6:00 PM 

Church at Viera - 9005 N Wickham Rd 

Come on out to the Church at Viera for a fun race with a great cause! Your contribution/participation to Family Promise provides homeless families (nearly 60% are children) with safe shelter, nutritious meals and the comprehensive support necessary to obtain housing and a more a promising future.  

Race Amenities
• NEW “Journey Home” Race Series – 5 races o 1st race in the 5 year race series
   o Don’t miss out on the AMAZING FIRST MEDAL of the 5 year race series!!!
• Free key to unlock a Ruby valued at $2,000
• Music & Local Vendors
• Kids Ninja Warrior Course
• Race-Themed Costume Contest and Awards!
• Race Shirts - guaranteed if registered by 2/14

Time Table
Early Packet Pickup & Registration:
Thursday, February 27th -  10:00 AM - 6:30 PM
Running Zone 3696 N. Wickham Rd., Melbourne, FL 32935

Race Day Packet Pickup & Registration:
Friday, February 28th - Church at Viera 9005 N. Wickham Rd., Viera, FL 32940
4:45 PM: Packet Pickup & Late Registration Opens
5:45 PM: Packet Pickup & Late Registration Closes
6:00 PM: 5K START!
7:15 PM: Kids Ninja Warrior course!!!
*Awards immediately following race


  • Best race-themed costume contest!
  • Fastest costume award!
  • Top 3 Teams (min. of 4 - must be co-ed)
  • Top 3 Overall M & F
  • Top Masters M & F
  • Top 3 M & F in Age Groups: 8 & Under, 9-11, 12-14, 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+

Emerald City 5K Race Supporter: Can’t make the race or do not want to run/walk the race? You can still support the Emerald City 5K by making a $25 donation which includes a shirt and key. Shirts will be available during packet pickup.

You could hold the key to unlock this ruby!

Register today to run or walk in our Emerald City 5K and earn your chance to win a beautiful Wesche Jewelers Ruby valued at $2,000!  Your participation helps to end family homelessness in Brevard County.

  • Each runner will receive one virtual key.
  • Each team member of a team of 4 or more will receive an additional virtual key (as of Feb 25th)
  • Each team member of the largest team will receive a 3rd virtual key (as of Feb 25th)
  • The winner will be announced at the event.  You do no need to be present to win. 
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