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Publix Family Fun Day 5K/10K

Sat May 4, 2019 North Port, FL US 34288 Directions RaceJoy Ready
Publix Family Fun Day 10K/5K

Family Fun Day 10K

$55 $40 7:00AM EDT - 10:00AM EDT
Increases to $40 after the first 84 people register. (6 spots left) Registration ends April 30, 2019 at 11:59pm EDT

Family Fun Day 5K

$40 $35 7:15AM EDT - 10:00AM EDT
Increases to $40 after the first 125 people register. (41 spots left) Registration ends April 30, 2019 at 11:59pm EDT
Christian Brothers Automotive
1080 West Price Blvd.
North Port, FL US 34288

May the 4th be with you!


North Port, Florida  -   May 04, 2019  -  The Shoppes at Price Crossing.

My Favorite Race Events is proud to announce that Publix will be presenting the 4th annual Publix Family Fun Day 5k/10k.      


We are also proud to announce that Christian Brothers Automotive will once again be hosting the event at their beautiful facility at The Shoppes at Price Crossing in North Port.     It's going to be an amazing morning featuring a Star Wars themed 10K and a 5K timed road course all to support the Florida Compassion Foundation.    Race Directors Tracy and Kim Hussey and everyone at "My Favorite Race Events, LLC, are making this a great day for the entire family.  


Dress as your favorite character from anywhere in the Galaxy.


Fun and games for the kids of all ages, including special awards for the best costumes!   We are also bringing back the inflatables to keep the kids entertained while mom and dad eat, drink and enjoy time with friends at the After Party.

(remember you still need to be able to run in your costume)

We also have an awesome surprise we will drop on you later in the year!


Age group awards go 3 deep.    First, Second and Third place medals will be awarded.

Age group, Masters and Overall Winners will each receive a

Light Saber!


Chair Check!

We are also going to set up a free chair check!     What's a chair check?    It's like a bag check except you can bring a lawn chair and we will check it for you during your race.   Then you can sit down and relax while you eat a cheeseburger, munch on some hot fries and down a couple of cold ones!


Register early and SAVE!

The 2018 Event SOLD OUT, so register now to lock in your spot!


Our pricing structure is simple, really simple!


Entries Start at $1.00



Running Club Discounts will not go into effect after 50 runner are registered in each race!

Family Fun Day 10K:

  • Participant              1        $ 1 - SOLD OUT

  • Participant       2 - 10        $ 5 - SOLD OUT

  • Participant     11 - 20        $10 - SOLD OUT 

  • Participant     21 - 30        $15 - SOLD OUT 

  • Participant     31 - 40        $20 - SOLD OUT 

  • Participant     41 - 50        $25 - SOLD OUT

  • Participant     51 - 75        $30 

  • Participant     76 - 84        $35 

  • Participant     85 - 94        $40  

  • Participant    95 - 109       $45 

  • Participant  110 - 200       $50

  • Participant  201 - 250.      $55 

  • SELL OUT = 250 


Family Fun Day 5K

  • Participant               1        $  1 - SOLD OUT 

  • Participant          2 - 5        $  5 - SOLD OUT 

  • Participant        7 - 10        $10 - SOLD OUT  

  • Participant      11 - 15        $15 - SOLD OUT 

  • Participant      16 - 20        $18 - SOLD OUT 

  • Participant      21 - 25        $20 - SOLD OUT 

  • Participant      26 - 30        $25 - SOLD OUT 

  • Participant      31 - 84        $30 

  • Participant      85 - 120      $35 

  • Participant    121 - 250      $40 

  • SELL OUT = 250


Protect Your Registration Fees

Get reimbursed up to 100% for an additional $8.99 if you can’t attend this event for a number of reasons, including covered injury, illness, traffic accidents, and more.

Terms, conditions, and exclusions apply. Insurance benefits are underwritten by Jefferson Insurance Company. Recommended by AGA Service Company, the licensed producer and administrator of these plans.


All 10K runners will receive a beautiful 3" Custom Finishers Medal and a great a very unique themed based race shirt.  


All 5K runners will receive an awesome 2 1/2" Custom Finishers Medal and a great Race Shirt.


The After Party will feature Hamburgers, Cheeseburgers, and hot, fresh French Fries.  All served with your favorite condiments.  We will also have an expanded drink offering including, Ice Cold Beer, Bottled water, Gatorade, Coke products and Hard Cider for our Gluten Free Runners.


Transfers and deferrals are allowed up until the race is sold out or seven (7) days before Race day.   The fee to transfer is $20 plus any additional entry fee required.  The fee to defer to the 2020 race is $10.


Publix Family Fun Day 5k/10k

Date:           Saturday, May 4th, 2019

Times:         10k Start Time:   7:00 AM.  -   5k Start Time:     7:15 AM

Location:     Christian Brothers Automotive
                    1080 West Price Blvd.
                    North Port, Florida, 34286


Parking for the Event will be in front of the Publix Supermarket, 1251 South Toledo Blade Blvd.,  North Port, Florida.   Parking is free.  Walk to the sidewalk along Toledo Blade and cross Price at the crosswalk. Do not attempt to cross Price anywhere but at the light.   Please do not park anywhere around Christian Brothers, Walgreens, Advanced Auto Parts or Little Caesars Pizza or The Pink Tequila.   You could be towed.

Packet PickUp

We will be holding 3 separate packet pickups again this year!


#1  -  Thursday, May 2, 2019

Endurance House - 5:30 PM until 7:00 PM
5434 Lockwood Ridge Rd.

Bradenton, Florida

Be sure to pick up any supplies you may need while at Endurance House!


#2  -  Friday, May 3, 2019

Publix at the Shoppes at Price Crossing - 5:30 PM until 8:30 PM
1251 South Toledo Blade Blvd.

North Port, Florida


#3  -  Race Day - Saturday, May 4, 2019

Christian Brothers Automotive at the Shoppes at Price Crossing
5:30 AM until 6:45 AM
1080 West Price Blvd.

North Port, Florida


At packet PickUp, you will be able to pick up your Race Packet and goody bag.   This will include your Shirt, Bib and a complete set of written instruction for the race day activities.



In our Race Store, you will be able to purchase an additional item to make your Race Day even more memorable.


The Big Dog 50/50 Raffle! 


We will only sell 200 tickets!   This will give you great odds of winning!  Every time we reach 200 tickets sold we will draw a winner, award the cash and start the raffle over!   If sold out the winner will go home with $2000 Cash!

At every race, we will draw a winner no matter how many tickets are sold and award 50% of whatever has been sold at that time and then restart the raffle!

Tickets are $20 each and can be purchased on our RunSignUp site, at Packet Pickup or on Race Day!

Your odds are much, much better than the lottery!   Get your ticket today!

(If 200 tickets are not sold, the winner will receive 50% of however much is sold.     As soon as 200 tickets are sold we will start a second Big Dog Raffle and all the same, rules apply!)


Race Contact Info
If you have any questions about this race, please contact the race director at

Free Live Tracking and Progress Alerts on Race Day!
(Race organizers are providing this as an included service.)

Make sure you download the RaceJoy mobile app for live phone tracking at the Publix Family Fun Day 5K/10K.

Carry your phone and use RaceJoy to add to your race experience with these key features:

GPS Progress Alerts

  • Receive GPS-based progress alerts at mile points on the course for current pace and estimated finish time.
  • Post to your Facebook and Twitter walls.
  • Have friends and family track your performance.

Live GPS Tracking

  • Supporting spectators can track your blue dot moving along the course from home or at the race site.
  • NearMe proximity alerts notify spectators when you are drawing near.
  • Find each other using RaceJoy’s MeetUp tool.


  • Receive fun, motivational audio cheers from your supporting fans.
  • Start sending cheers to others doing the race at any time.

The Publix Family Fun Day 5K/10K is sponsoring RaceJoy to provide participants and spectators these features for free (normally a 99 cents upgrade fee for both the participant and spectator).

- Participant must carry phone
- No official race timing information is provided for this race in RaceJoy
Course Maps

The Publix Family Fun Day 5K/10K has course maps available.

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