Sunday 29th October 2017
Embarcadero Park South: 200 Marina Park Way, San Diego, United States
Carrera de los Muertos is a vibrant 5k run that honors Day of the Dead. Join family and friends to remember loved ones that have passed in this rich cultural tradition. You will experience a great sense of community through a little exercise, art, music and a lot of fun.
We are excited to host the second Carrera de los Muertos San Diego at the historic Chicano Park. This park has the largest collection of outdoor murals, as well as a variety of sculptures and architectural pieces which. It's only fitting that we celebrate Day of the Dead with Carrera de los Muertos.
What you can look forward to:
• Soft-Cotton t-shirts for all participants.
• Unique Finisher Medal for all participants.
• Post-Event Festival
• Face Painting.
• Runners Altar to honor Los Muertos.
5k Fun Run:
The 5k fun run is a cultural celebration with vibrant costumes and smiling faces. Walkers, runners, baby strollers, and families are welcome.
This event is also meant for competitors. The 5k fun run and competitors all start at the same time. Competitors are encouraged and prompted to start at the front of the race. Most importantly, to be considered for an Age Group Award and Overall Winner you must purchase a timing chip. Timing chips are available to purchase online during the registration process. There will be limited chips to purchase race morning.
Race Day Schedule:
6:45 a.m. – Race Day Registration Opens
6:45 a.m. – Pick Up Bibs / T-Shirts
8:00 a.m. – 5k Start
10:00 a.m. – Awards and Enjoy the Festival
Packet Pick Up
Details to be announced in September 2017. Please check the race website and social media for updates.
Check out www.losmuertos5k.com for more details.
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