The Emerald of Mt. Washington 5k
Start: Saturday, May 11, 2013 @ 8:30 AM (EDT)
Pittsburgh , PA 15211
Registration Closing Date
Friday, May 10, 2013 @ 10:00 PM (EDT)
Join us for the inaugural Emerald of Mount Washington 5k and festival to celebrate the community of Mount Washington and Emerald View Park. The course will be friendly for families (with kids activities along the route) and will include rolling hills and beautiful views. Registered adult participants will receive a t-shirt. Children will receive a medal and special prize for completing the course. Visit www.popuppittsburgh.com for more details.
Bag Pick Up
Race participants can pick up their packets on Thursday and Friday evening from 6-9p.m at Redbeard’s Bar and Grill located at 201 Shiloh St. Pittsburgh, PA 15211. Packets can also be picked up from 7:00-8:00am on Saturday, near the start of the race. We encourage race participants to pick up their packets early as they will contain your t-shirt and bib.
Due to limited parking in Mt. Washington with race route road closures, race and festival participants are encouraged to park in the following locations: - Station Square parking lots and take the incline to Mt. Washington - South Hill Junction and take the T into Mt. Washington NO SHUTTLE SERVICE WILL BE AVAILABLE AFTER 8AM thru the end of the race. Please arrive early!!
Join us for a full day of activities, open to the public! Following the race, there will be a festival in Emerald View park, complete with kids activities, food, music, costume contest and more! The Festival runs from 10am to 1pm.
Registration is $20 for adults and $5 for children up to 12 years of age. Day of registration will be available at a price of $25 for adults and $5 for children. Please bring cash or check made out to Leadership Pittsburgh. Get into the Emerald spirit by dressing up as your favorite Wizard of Oz character!