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Elves on the Run 5K

Sat December 2 2017
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Location: Grapevine, TX US 76051 Directions
Type: Run or Run/Walk
Race Website

Additional race information can be found at http://www.elvesontherun5K.com.

Events
Event Time Price Details
Kids Run
Time
8:30AM CST
Price
$15
Price increases November 24, 2017 at 11:59pm CST
5K
Time
9:00AM CST
Price
$25
Price increases November 24, 2017 at 11:59pm CST
Place
Oak Grove Park- Trawick Pavilion
2700 Darren G. Medlin Trail
Grapevine, TX US 76051
Description

The Women’s Division is proud to host the 2nd annual Elve’s on the Run, 5K/ Kids Run presented by Brinker. This family-friendly community event is in the heart of Grapevine- the Christmas Capitol of Texas! Meet Santa at the finish line, food trucks and beverages available for spectators, check out the vendors at Santa’s Workshop and giveaways. Thanks to our friends at Snowtorious for providing us with some free Ugly Christmas sweaters for this years run! Dogs on leashes welcome.

Fun run begins at 8:30 am 5K begins at 9:00 am

Food Trucks— Chip timed Race — Awards

Show off your holiday spirit: Prizes for the best elf costume, and best registered group in costume.

Come for the run, stay to enjoy all the activities Grapevine has to offer including ICE! at the Gaylord, North Pole Express train ride, and the not-to-be-missed sparkle of Main Street with millions of lights, enormous decorations, animated characters and a whole lot more!

The Women’s Division of the Grapevine Chamber of Commerce operates under the umbrella of the Grapevine Chamber Foundation. The Foundation is a tax exempt, public charity under section 501(c)3 of the Internal Revenue Code. The Women’s Division began in 1965 and provides assistance to those in need in our community. We are a 100% volunteer group and currently our largest projects are providing school supply packs for over 1300 GCISD students in need of extra assistance and brightening the lives of about 100 of the less fortunate local senior citizens by providing gifts and essential items during the holiday season.

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FAQ

QuestionWhere do I park?
Answer: Enter Oak Grove Park and signs along with guides will direct you where to park in lots adjacent to soccer fields.

QuestionAre walkers welcome?
Answer: OF COURSE! We recommend though that you be able to complete a 20 minute mile.

Question: Can I bring a stroller?
Answer: YES, children in strollers or wheelchairs do not need to register to participate.

QuestionCan I bring my dog?
Answer: Dogs are welcome but must remain on a leash at all times. Owners responsible for cleaning up debris.

QuestionWill there be food?
Answer: Food trucks selling breakfast items and hot beverages will be available for purchase. 

QuestionWhere is packet pick-up?
Answer: Pick-up is located at the Grapevine Chamber of Commerce (200 Vine Street, Grapevine) from 8:00 am- 7:00 pm on Friday, December 1st. You may also pick up your packet on race day beginning at 7:30 am.

Question: What are the awards and prizes?
Answer: All kids in the fun run receive a medal for participation. 5K winners who place 1st/2nd/3rd Male & Female: 8 under, 9-11, 12-14, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70+ categories will receive a beanie cap with Elves on the Run logo. 

Prizes also for best Elf Costume Contest and best registered group in holiday costume. 

QuestionHow do I register for the school incentive?
Answer: Register as an individual and under the participant question, select your school's name. The school’s PTA will receive a check for $2 per registered participant in either 5K or Fun Run. If your school is not listed and you would like to have it added please email acalongne@gmail.com

Question: What is Santa's Workshop? How can I participate?                                                                                                 Answer: Santa's Workshop will be a dedicated area for vendors to display and market their businesses. Vendors may have special holiday items for purchase and food trucks will have tasty treats. If you wish to be a vendor in Santa's Workshop, please contact acalongne@gmail.com                                                                                            

 Question: Is this a certified race course?                                                                                                                                   Answer: yes, course will be certified by USATF by race day. 

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