Runners will receive the newly designed finisher’s medal, then be rounded-up as “prisoners” and transported back to the Old Jail for festivities with food by Woodpeckers Backyard BBQ; DJ provided by White Tie Events; children’s temporary tattoos and face painting, and a La Hora Loca (the crazy hour) live show with stilt walkers, carnival dancers, drummers, costumes, props, party favors, and more. A Halloween costume contest sponsored by Ghosts and Gravestones will include cash prizes for first place with $500, second place with $250, and third place with $100. Additionally, pre-race warm up activities will feature Funkytown Fitness, and a live musical performance of the National Anthem.
Proceeds will be donated to benefit the innovative programs and classroom resources, and promote academic success for all St Johns County public school students and teachers.
Early registration is $25 for each participant until Monday, October 14. Starting Tuesday, October 15, tickets are $30 for each participant before race day. Day of race entries are $35 per participant. Free parking is available at Old Town Trolley locations including 167 San Marco Ave., 1305 N. Ponce De Leon Blvd. and 1700 Ponce De Leon Blvd. in St. Augustine.
For more information and to register, visit the website at www.ink-stjohns.org. Contact David “Davey” Hartzel, INK! Director of Fund Development at 904-293-9595 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
INK! (Investing in Kids) is a 501(c)(3) non-profit and leads education efforts to directly benefit the educators and students of St. Johns County public schools. Their mission is to provide innovative programs and classroom resources to promote the academic success for all students in St Johns County public schools. Since 1994, INK! (Investing in Kids) has led the effort to cultivate academic success for students and teachers through funding, teacher enrichment, classroom initiatives, and community inspiration.
Old Jail Museum is an integral part of St. Augustine’s rich heritage and features unique personalities as important roles for Historic Tours of America and Old Town Trolley Tours along with a 17-year community entertainment partnership. Trolleys, shuttle transportation and entertainment stops are featured throughout historic St. Augustine for visitors and residents offering 23 stops with more than 100 points of interest. The trolleys are eco-friendly and noise sensitive to the surroundings and neighborhoods around the City. For more information, visit http://www.trolleytours.com/st-augustine or call 904-829-3800.