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Finisher Medal for all Fun Run Participants

Sesame Street Fun Run with WUCF

$35 8:00AM EST - 11:00AM EST Price increases after November 2, 2019 at 11:59pm EDT
Finisher Medal for all Kids Run Participants

Sesame Street Fun Run with WUCF - Kids Races

$10 9:15AM EST - 9:45AM EST Price increases after November 16, 2019 at 11:59pm EST
Place
University of Central Florida - Memory Mall
12676 Gemini Blvd N
Orlando, FL US 32816
Description

Join WUCF in celebrating Sesame Street’s 50th anniversary! The first-ever Sesame Street Fun Run benefiting the Sesame Workshop Yellow Feather Fund brings together fans of all ages to support Sesame’s mission to help children grow smarter, stronger, and kinder. Come dressed as your favorite character and bring your little ones, too! The event will finish with a post-race festival featuring meet and greets with your favorite costumed Sesame Street characters, photo opportunities, and fun for the whole family.

When: Sunday, November 17

Start/Finish: Memory Mall on UCF Campus

Registration includes:

  • All 5K and Kids Race participants receive a Sesame Street Fun Run cape and medal!
  • Photo ops and entertainment will be featured at the post-race party including food, drink, music and more for the whole family!
  • Dress up as your favorite Sesame Street costume and compete in the costume contest!
  • Please note that this is a fun run. Clocks will be provided at the start and finish to track your time, however, this will not be a chip timed event.
Race Contact Info

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Registration Fees

Fun Run

  • $35 early registration (before 11/2)
  • $40 regular registration (between 11/3 and 11/16)
  • $45 late registration (on or after 11/16)

Kids Races

  • $10 per child (before 11/16)
  • $15 per child on race day (11/17)
Beneficiary & Fundraising

The Sesame Street Fun Run brings together fans of all ages to raise money for a special cause. When you create your own race fundraiser, you support both Sesame Workshop, the nonprofit behind Sesame Street, and WUCF, the PBS station in Central Florida.

The Sesame Workshop Yellow Feather Fund helps children everywhere grow smarter, stronger, and kinder. When you fundraise for the Yellow Feather Fund you’re joining a passionate community of fans and families who care about helping the most vulnerable children. Every contribution helps bring laughter and learning where it’s needed most.

WUCF is Central Florida's storyteller, engaging curiosity and learning through compelling content and community engagement. WUCF TV serves 4 million households across the nine-county Central Florida area.

Create your personal fundraising page here!

Packet Pick Up

Packet pick up date and location will be announced soon.

Race packets will also be available race morning starting at 6:30am. Please be advised that race morning packet pick up can be hectic and the lines can be long. We highly recommend you pick up your packet prior to race day if at all possible.

Fun Run Course

Course map coming soon!

Race Day Information

Race Day Schedule

  • 6:30am - Packet Pick Up opens
  • 8:00am - 5K start
  • 8:45am - Award Ceremony (top 3 men & women only)
  • 9:15am - Kids Races

Parking

  • Parking details coming soon.

Results & Awards

  • All 5K and Kids Dash participants will receive a fun Sesame Street themed medal!
  • Please note that this is a fun run. A time clock will be provided at the finish line to track your time, however, this will not be a chip timed event.
  • Top 3 overall Male and Female awards ONLY!  These will be awarded after the race.
  • Top 3 Costume Contest winners will be awarded.

Course

  • Course map coming soon.
  • Please note that this is a fun run. Clocks will be provided at the start and finish to track your time, however, this will not be a chip timed event.

Weather

Races will be held rain or shine, however, if there is severe weather in the area the race start may be delayed or cancelled. As a reminder, registration fees are non-refundable and non-transferable.

In order to ensure safety of all runners, bicycles, roller skates, in-line skates, baby carriers and dogs are prohibited from the race course.  It is VERY important for you to stay alert throughout the race, stay inside cones and obey all race signage. Jogging strollers are permitted but must start in the back.

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