Punta Gorda Chamber of Commerce Mural Run
Start: Saturday, September 28, 2013 @ 8:00 AM (EDT)
Punta Gorda , FL 33950
Registration Closing Date
Friday, September 27, 2013 @ 2:59 AM (EDT)
In conjunction with The Foot Landing and the Punta Gorda Historical Mural Society, the Punta Gorda Chamber of Commerce is hosting an inaugural mural run/walk (approximately 4.1 miles in length), which will incorporate a stop at a large percentage of our incredible murals around the city. Participants will pick up souvenir beads at each mural stop. Prizes will be awarded to those runners and walkers who finish first AND with the most beads!*Please note that this is an untimed event.
The course will be approximately 4.1 miles in length. Participants will visit the majority of Punta Gorda's historic murals. This is a "timeless" event and a wonderful opportunity to get to know the history of Punta Gorda through these beautiful works of art.
Proceeds will benefit the Punta Gorda Chamber of Commerce and the Punta Gorda Historic Mural Society. The Mural Society helps preserve, through historic murals, the people, places and events that have given Punta Gorda it's unique character.
Registration is available online at Active.com or at www.puntagordachamber.com. Registration price is $20. Day of registration is also available and price will remain fixed at $20. Day of race registration begins at 7AM on September 28th at Laishley Park. Technical t-shirts available while supplies last, so register early!
Participants will have the opportunity to explore our wonderful city through our historic murals. At each mural participants will pick up souvenir beads. The first male and female runner and the first male and female walker to arrive at the finishing point with beads from all 28 murals will be honored with a crown. Participants will also receive a souvenir t-shirt bearing a Punta Gorda mural on it (while supplies last; register early) as well as a sponsor goody bag.