Part of the Buzz Oates RunSac Race Series
The 10th Annual Fab 40’s 5k Run/Walk and ¼ mile and ½ mile kids’ fun runs start and finish at the highest elevation point in our City – in beautiful East Lawn Memorial Park in East Sacramento.
Saturday, July 29, 2017
East Lawn Memorial Park, 4300 Folsom Blvd. Sacramento, CA 95819
Race Day Registration: 7-8:30 am
Kids’ ¼ Mile (ages 5 & under): 8:05 am
Kids’ ½ Mile (ages 6-11): 8:10 am
5k Run/Walk City of Sacramento 5K Championship: 8:30 am sharp!
One of the fastest and most scenic 5k courses you will ever run. Starting at East Lawn Memorial Park, our route traipses through the fabulous forties neighborhood on M Street before returning to the Park for one gorgeous, final-mile loop to the finish at the highest elevation point in the city of Sacramento.
Custom T-shirt, New for the 10th Anniversary, all 5k participants will receive a finishers medal, refreshments, music, awards, random prizes, digital race timing
12 & under, 13-15, 16-18, 19-24, 5yr. increments to 80+
This is a pet and stroller-friendly event. Leashed pets are allowed. Pets and strollers will need to start at the back of the pack.
Awards ceremony to follow the event at 9:45am. Prizes for overall winners and top three finishers in each age division. All kids in the Kids’ Fun Runs receive medals. First place boy and girl in each race receive plaques.
We are proud to be one of the events on the Buzz Oates RunSac Race Series.
NEW IN 2017: For the 10th Anniversary celebration – all 5k finishers receive medals!
Buzz Oates Award
In honor of Buzz Oates, who is buried at East Lawn, each year there is a special trophy and $100 Amazon gift card that goes to the person who finishes exactly in the middle of the pack.
Stick around during the awards because there will be great random prizes drawn from your bib number. For the 10th Anniversary celebration, we are giving away TEN trips for 2 to Las Vegas. You must be present to win!
If you cannot make the event, register as a virtual runner and your t-shirt and finishers medal will be mailed to you.
$32 for adults postmarked by July 25, 2017
$37 after July 26, 2017 and on race day
$25 for all 5k runners under 17 at all times
($16 for all Kid’s Fun Run Participants)
You may pick up your race packet, 10am-7pm at Fleet Feet Sports (2311 J Street, Sacramento) on Friday, July 28, 2017. You can also pickup your race packet on race morning starting at 7am.
Parking inside East Lawn Memorial Park is reserved for vehicles with handicap placards and vendors only.
Parking is available on all side streets outside East Lawn park except 43rd Street, Folsom Blvd. and “M” Street which are part of the course.
For those wishing to bicycle to the event, special valet bicycle parking is available free of charge.