Join us along the Mobile riverfront! GulfQuest and McAleer’s Office Furniture are excited to announce the inaugural Race to the River, set for June 18. The 5K run/walk and fun run/walk will start and end at Fort Conde Village with all post-race activities, including the awards ceremony, taking place along the Mobile River in front of GulfQuest. With a certified route that takes runners and walkers through beautiful downtown Mobile and its historic neighborhoods, Race to the River celebrates the historical signficance of Mobile’s rich maritime heritage and culture.
Awards will be given to the top male and top female Overall, Masters, Grandmasters, and Senior Grandmasters, as well as the top three male and female in select age groups.
- 5K Run/Walk–7:30 a.m.
- Fun Run/Walk–8:30 a.m.
- Day of Race registration–6:30 a.m.
- Pre-registered adults–$25. (-$3 for no t-shirt option)
- Pre-registered youth (13 and under) $20. (-$3 for no t-shirt option)
- Day of race adults–$30. (-$3 for no t-shirt option)
- Youth (13 and under) $25. (-$3 for no t-shirt option)
The registration packet includes race t-shirt, half price entry in to GulfQuest and half price GulfQuest memberships (through Sunday, June 19), and entry to the post-race celebration. The post-race festivities include live music, adult beverages and other refreshments, shrimp and grits provided by The Galley (GulfQuest’s cafe), children’s activities, plus fabulous door prizes for all race participants!
Proceeds from the event go towards supporting GulfQuest’s groundbreaking interactive exhibits, traveling exhibits and educational programs, as well as its mission of inspiring visitors of all ages to consider dozens of career opportunities – from welding to research – in the maritime industry.
To help promote the event, McAleer’s is giving away 2 Free Tickets to GulfQuest! All you have to do is LIKE & SHARE our post on Facebook to be entered to WIN!! The winner’s name will be announced Monday, June 6th at 5:00pm. And don’t forget to sign up for all of the fun!
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