MARCH: Seaside 5K & Half Marathon

30A South Walton running girl 300x257 MARCH: Seaside 5K & Half Marathon

Seaside 5K & Half Marathon

March 2, 2014

What began as a small fundraiser for the Seaside Neighborhood School is now a cherished annual tradition, with tickets for the races selling out months in advance.

Each year, the weather can be wonderfully warm or cheerfully chilly, but one thing is consistent: The scenic early morning dash across South Walton’s majestic coastal dune lakes brings fitness fans back from around the globe, year after year.

After the race is over, exhausted medal-toting runners are treated to a free live concert in Seaside’s amphitheater, slow-cooked barbecue, hand-blown glass trophies for category winners and Vera Bradley handbags (Vera Bradley is the tradition’s Presenting Sponsor).

The night before the race, the Seaside school hosts a special spaghetti dinner and silent auction. All proceeds from the dinner and race benefit our local school, which was Northwest Florida’s first charter school and is dependent on fundraisers like this to continue operating.

The 30A Network (which includes 30A.com and SouthWalton.com, among other sites) is a very proud sponsor of Seaside Neighborhood School and Seaside’s 5K and Half-Marathon event.

For information about this year’s race, be sure to visit www.SNSrun.com.

More 30A Features:

30A Songwriters Festival Line-up Announced

30A Songwriters Festival Line-up Announced

The 30A Songwriters Festival has announced the initial line-up for its 6th annual celebration to be held January 16-18, 2015.The festival will feature performances by esteemed artists Graham... more

Rock the Yacht this Halloween on the SOLARIS

Rock the Yacht this Halloween on the SOLARIS

Halloween Party on a Yacht? That’s how we celebrate on 30A! After the kids enter a candy coma, it’s time for the adults to brew up... more

No thumbnail available

SATURDAY: Noche de los Muertos Party at Alys Beach

Photos: Shelly Swanger Alys Beach's famous adults-only "Night of the Dead" costume party will be held at Caliza this Saturday October, 25th.Noche de los Muertos is always THE... more

Mattie Kelly Arts Festival Guide: Oct 25-26

Mattie Kelly Arts Festival Guide: Oct 25-26

By Lauren Lege This year marks the 19th Annual Festival of the Arts at the Mattie Kelly Cultural Arts Village in Destin. With music, arts... more

2nd Annual 30A Charity Golf Classic Raises $28,056 for Alaqua Animal Refuge

2nd Annual 30A Charity Golf Classic Raises $28,056 for Alaqua Animal Refuge

Event Photography by Shelly Swanger Photography The 2014 30A Charity Golf Classic raised $28,056 for Alaqua Animal Refuge. The second annual event was held at... more

SATURDAY: Are You Redd-y for the 'Redd Hott Burger Challenge'?

SATURDAY: Are You Redd-y for the 'Redd Hott Burger Challenge'?

Redd's Fueling Station, featuring Redd, The Singing Bartender, is already a unique attraction on Scenic Highway 30A. Now there is another twist — The Redd Hott... more

Comment about MARCH: Seaside 5K & Half Marathon:

Leave a Reply