The Pirates of the High Seas Pirate Fest 5K will kick off the Festival at Pier Park on October 6, 2018. Come run, jog, walk or waddle and have a great time. Wear your pirate costume! We will have an adult and children's costume contest!
Race day registration and pre-registration packet pick up will open at 6:30 October 6, 2018. Race Day!
Event details and schedule
The 5K run & walk will start at 9 a.m. at the back of Frank Brown Park. Come help us bring in the new year! After the run, there will be a kid's ball drop at 5 p.m. with the main Ball Drop at midnight! Parking and restrooms are available at the race site. Race day registration is also available. It will open at 7:00 a.m. along with packet pickup.
The 2018 New Year's Eve Ball Drop 5K Run/Walk will kick off the New Year's Eve festivities at Pier Park, Panama City Beach, FL. The run/walk will be held at Frank Brown Park starting at 9 a.m.
Awards will be given out to the O/A male and female runners along with masters, grandmasters and senior grandmasters male and female runners. Awards will also go 3 deep in 5 year age run category. The top 10 5K female and 5K male walkers will receive awards. All runners and walkers will receive a 2018 New Year's Eve Ball Drop 5K Run/Walk finish medal.