Snowy Egret Virtual 5K Run/Walk

Mon May 18 - Mon June 1 Scarborough, ME 04074 US
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Anywhere you want, hosted in spirit by the Scarborough Marsh Audubon Center
Scarborough, ME US 04074

Running a Wingspan Apart

The 13th Annual Snowy Egret 5K, to benefit the Scarborough Marsh Audubon Center, is now virtual. Our top priority is public safety and we feel a strong responsibility to our members and supporters therefore we are switching our race to a virtual one.  We hope that you will join us for this important fundraiser for the Scarborough Marsh Audubon Center.

$20 for Adults
Kids 1K Fun Run Free

When & Where
Sign up and run/walk or stroll a 5K of your own design!  You can do the race any time between May 18 and June 1 and then upload your results!  The course is up to you! You can even turn your 5K into a nature walk and have your course be a nature trail.

Entry Fees
5K Run/Walk is $20
Kids 1K Fun Run is free

T-shirts: The first 100 adult registrants will receive a special commemorative t-shirt.  To keep the cost down we will have curbside pickup days for you at Scarborough Marsh and Falmouth before the race. If you pick up your T-shirt in person, we will have a free Sunrise Guide for you.  If you live out of the area, we will ship only the t-shirt to you.

Virtual Swag Bag: All participants will receive a virtual goodie bag.  We will have give-aways such as a free canoe rental certificate at Scarborough Marsh. 

Bibs: Bibs will be available for you. You can share your official bib on social media, wear it the day of your race, and keep it as a memento.

We want to see your run/walk!!  We encourage you to take photos on Facebook or Instagram, be sure to tag  #SnowyEgret5K.  If you do not use these platforms please email them to us at


See the categories below for photo prizes.  Also we will have a general raffle for anyone who sends in a photo.

  • Best costume of a marsh animal
  • Most creative course/route
  • Most scenic/natural area 
  • Dramatic finish
  • Photos of yourself in a Snowy Egret T-shirt (from any year)

Make your 5K a nature walk!  Submit the following and be entered into a drawing.

  • A bird checklist
  • A nature journal




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