ON YOUR MARK!
Start : Saturday, September 27, 2014 - 9 a.m.
Address : 28th and Seawall
Get your teams together, outfits ready and lace up your running shoes, the 3rd Annual Shrimp Scamper 5K Fun Run & Lil’ Shrimp Scamper 1K returns Saturday, Sept. 27! In cooperation with the Castaway Galveston Island Shrimp Festival, this is your opportunity to scamper your way down the Galveston Seawall & follow it up with a day of great eats & drinks!
Items included with run registration:
- Festival T-shirt ($20 value)
- Gumbo Tasting Cup ($12 value)
- 5K runners receive one free beer at early Packet Pick Up Friday, Sept. 19 ($5 value)
& ANOTHER free beer after the 5K Fun Run ($5 value)
- One coupon for one 8 oz cup of Gumbo on Sunday ($8 value)
- *Must be 21 or older to receive the free libations
The Shrimp Scamper 5K Fun Run & Lil’ Shrimp Scamper is an event for all ages and fitness levels. Running and/or walking is permitted as this is a non-competitive, non-timed event! The only things we ask is that you JUST HAVE FUN & GET SOME EXERCISE & DRESS WILDLY!!
Skateboards, roller skates, strollers, and bikes are all welcome! Bring your dog along for the fun too!!
The run will start at Beerfoot Brewery located at 2816 Ave. R ½ Galveston, Texas 77550. Runners will head east for 5 Kilometers towards the Galveston Historic Pleasure Pier and then turn around and head back to the finish point at Beerfoot Brewery.
After the run, stick around for snacks provided by Whataburger & enjoy your free beer! After that, scamper on down to the Historical Strand District located at 23rd and Strand St. to partake in the Gumbo Tasting Stroll 12PM – 4PM. Don’t forget to hang onto your tasting cup!
• Due to the costs of preparation and setup, there will be NO REFUNDS for this event. The run will be done rain or shine. In the case of extreme inclement weather, a new run date will be chosen.
$30/$15 until 8/29/14
$35/$15 until 9/15/14
$40/$20 9/15/14 to Day of registration prices.
Early Packet Pickup - Friday (9/19/14) at Float Pool and Patio Bar 2828 Seawall Blvd, Galveston, TX 77550 from 5-8pm. Complimentary draft beer at early pick up. *Must be 21 or older.
7:30 am - Day of Registration and Packet Pick up at Beerfoot Brewery 2816 Ave R ½ Galveston
8:30 am - Runners to your mark and Warm-up activities
8:45 am - Lil' Shrimp Scamper 1K Begins!
9 am - Shrimp Scamper 5K Begins!!
Afterwards, head downtown to the Gumbo Tasting 12 - 4PM!