White Squirrel 5K and Fun Run

Michael Dexter-Smith, Rotary Club of Brevard
5K and Fun Run
5/25/2019 8:00 am
Downtown Brevard near the Post office Brevard, NC Location Map


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: 5/25/2019 8:00 am

Distances: 5K Race Starts at 8.00 am & Fun Run Starts at approx. 8.05

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


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/ & 2 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 2019 White Squirrel Festival 5K Race and Fun Run coincides with the 2019 White Squirrel Festival in downtown Brevard, North Carolina. Brevard is 151 this year!

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 8am. Same day registration begins at 6.30 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.


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.


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

After the Race and Fun Run:

The White Squirrel Race is the kick-off event for the White Squirrel Festival. After the Race and Fun Run, music, food, dancing, children’s fun games, tours, crafts, art and much more fill the cool mountain air in one of the picturesque towns in western NC. For extra excursions to hiking, mountain biking, swimming, tubing, picnicking, cookouts and more, stop by our local Chamber on Main St. for more info.

The Brevard Rotary thanks everyone who supports our races.