Flight of the Vampire 5K and Fun Run

Director:
Michael Dexter-Smith, Rotary Club of Brevard
Phone:
8288844184
Distance:
5K and Fun Run
When:
10/26/2019 9:00 am
Where:
Just Past the Post Office in Brevard Brevard, NC Location Map

The 2019 Flight of the Vampire Race/Walk and Fun Run coincides with the 2019 Halloweenfest in downtown Brevard, North Carolina. This year, the City of Brevard is celebrating its 151st Anniversary!

OVERVIEW:

Race Director: Michael Dexter-Smith, Rotary Club of Brevard

Assistants: Steve Dart and Davis Whitfield-Cargile

Email: brevardrotarync@gmail.com or mds@xtremesoft.com

Phone and text: Mike’s phone 508-395-0224 (text to this phone) or 828-884-4184

When: 10/26/2019 9:00 am

Distances: 5K Race Starts at 9.00 am & Fun Run Starts at approx. 9.05

Where: 200 W Main St, Brevard, NC 28712, USA - Downtown Brevard near the Post Office in Brevard, NC

Pricing:

5K $30 (includes shirt)

Fun Run - short $10 (Families and children - short fun run - includes tee shirt for Child)

5K - Under 18 Years Old $25 (Runners under the age of 18 only, please)

5K - Over 65 Years Old $25 (Runners over the age of 65 only, please)

5K - Run 3 Pay For 2 $20 (Sign-up for all three races at the same time - pay for two)

5K - Active Military $15 – (Shirt included)

5k – 10-person teams $200 (one person pays the 200 – race director will send you a discount code for other 19).

Family plan - 2 adults/ & children $50 (One adult pays $50) - race director will send you a discount code for the other adult and 2 children.

Shirts are $25.00 each

Sponsors can reach hundreds of local individuals and families. Names will be added to the sleeve of the shirt -opportunities are limited so please contact us as early as possible. An event for sponsors and their staff will be held.

Goodie bags: Goodie bags will be filled with giveaways and vouchers. Please contact April Zeigler - use email above

Publicity: Peter Mumola - use email above

EVENT DETAILS AND SCHEDULE:

The race course starts and finishes in downtown Brevard near the Post Office on West Main Street. The course will treat runners to a mix of historic homes, the railroad arts district, farm land and the scenic beauty of the Sylvan Valley and the surrounding mountains.

The 2019 White Squirrel Festival Race and Fun Run begins at 9 am. Same day registration begins at 7.30 am.

There will be a packet pick up the day before.

To ensure a t-shirt online registration must be completed by May 17.

The race begins on West Main Street near the Post Office. The race course is an out and back, with the starting line also serving as the finish line.

CASH PRIZES

Women's 5K First Place: $75
Men's 5K First Place: $75
Women's 5K Second Place: $50
Men's 5K Second Place: $50
Women's 5K Third Place: $25
Men's 5K Third Place: $25

Come Early to avoid long lines. After the race, join in the fun of the all-day White Squirrel Festival for food, music and culture.

SPONSORS:

The Rotary Club of Brevard thanks everyone who supports our races and our many sponsors.

For several years the the Flight of the Vampire Race has been the kick off event for the Halloweenfest. Later in the day music, food, dancing, kid fun games, tours, crafts, art and much more fill the cool mountain air in one of the picturesque little towns in western NC.

This year the Rotary Club of Brevard is pleased to offer a new course for the Flight of the Vampire race. The start and finish line will be just past the Post Office on West Main Street. The course will treat runners to a mix of business district, historic homes, the railroad arts district, farm land and the scenic beauty of the Sylvan Valley and the surrounding mountains.


EVENT DETAILS AND SCHEDULE

The 2019 Flight of the Vampire 5K Race begins at 9:00 am. Immediately after the 5K runners have started, the Fun Run will take place. Race day registration and the starting line are on West Main Street just past the US Post Office in downtown Brevard.

Same day registration will begin at 7:15 am. Same day registrants must be registered by 8:30 in order to be included in the results. We will offer pre-race day packet pickup and in person registration the day before the race on the plaza adjacent to Quixote's restaurant at 43 S. Broad Street from 3:30-5:30.

To ensure a t-shirt, online registration must be completed by October 9th. Thereafter, T-shirts are available while supplies last. The RacesOnline registration website is set up to track quantities of available T-shirts. Thus if you are able to select a size, that size should be available.

The children's fun run will run around a city block and will start just after the 5K starts. Finishers will receive a medal.

After the race, join in the fun of the all day at the Halloweenfest for food, music and culture.

The Brevard Rotary thanks everyone who supports our races.