Running Of The Bulls

Sat May 12, 2018 New Iberia, LA 70560 US Directions
2018 El Festival Español de Nueva Iberia
102 W. Main Street
Bouligny Plaza Pavilion
New Iberia, LA US 70560

Running Of The Bulls 5K & 1 Mile Fun Run

Saturday, May 12, 2018 at 8:00 AM
Bouligny Plaza Pavilion
New Iberia, LA 
Can't make it to Spain for Running of the Bulls then come on down to New Iberia and enjoy a great day of festivities for the whole family!  Wear white shirt and running pants/shorts with a red sash & bandana like in Pamplona.  Race concludes with food, drinks, awards, music, cook-off, Spanish Re-enactment & more activities. 
For more information on FREE all day activities visit 
Individuals, Families and Students Welcome! 
1. Proceeds dedicated to New Iberia and Spain Student Exchange Program & Activities
2. L.A.E.N.I is a 501(c) non-profit organization
3. NEW THIS YEAR- "Running of the Bulls... DOGS" bring your fur-companion(s) to have by your side for our 1st Dog friendly 5K/1Mile fun run
Dogs are encourged to come dressed in white with red sash just like in Pamplona or dressed as a Bull, be creative! Award will be given for "Best Dressed" Dog.
More Information:
-Water stations will be provided for dogs during the race
-ALL Dogs must be on a leash at ALL times
-You must pick up after your dog, Pet waste bags will be provided
-Please be aware that other dogs will be attending the event so we ask all participants to be mindful and respectful to each other and the dogs.
-Dogs must be current on all shots and rabies vaccinations, Dogs must wear an ID Tag.
-First dog to finish in both categories (5K and 1Mile Fun Run) will receive a "Running of the Bulls" Dog metal, all dogs will receive doggy treats!
4. Virtual Runners
5. Military/First Responders Discount Rate
6. Dogs are FREE to enter but we encourage all participants to donate and help raise money for our local animal shelter.

Registration Fees: 

Before May 10th
5K      Ages 14 & Under:                $20.00 
5K      Ages 15 & Over:                  $30.00
5K      Military/First Responder:    $25.00  
1 Mile  All ages:                              $20.00 
May 10th till race day  
5K Ages 14 & Under:                      $25.00
5K Ages 15 & Over:                        $35.00
1 Mile All ages:                                $25.00


Registration also available at THE GYM or
Mail in a form by May 5th with check
To:  LAENI, Inc. 
       P O Box 12963 
       New Iberia, LA  70562 
Shirts not guaranteed if registered after May 5, 2018 
NO REFUNDS!  The race will take place rain or shine, however for safety reasons course or start times may be altered. 
For More Information please contact:  Catherine Segura at (337) 339-7923.



2016 Running Of The Bulls Winners
2018 El Festival Español de Nueva Iberia

 2018 El Festival Español de Nueva Iberia
The 6th annual El Festival Español de Nueva Iberia is proud to announce this years upcoming festival events:
Running of the Bulls 5K/1mile Fun Run, Re-enactment of the arrival of the Spanish on Bayou Teche, Paella/Tapas Cookoff, Arts and Craft, Fais-do-do, Spanish Family Genealogy, St. Peter's Cemetery Tours, Mass of Thanksgiving and many more.
 Come and celebrate with the Spanish families who founded the town that is now known as New Iberia.

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