The Pecan Classic 8.5 features prize money and unique awards to the top three men/women. Awards to top three finishers in each division in the Pecan Classic 8.5 and 3.7. All race participants in the Pecan Classic will receive a FREE tech shirt which is guaranteed to all who register by 10/21/12 or a cotton shirt which is guaranteed to all who register from 10/22/12 thru 11/3/12 We hope this will help get everyone a shirt. The Nut Run features ribbons to all participants and a cotton shirt. The course is on dirt roads and trails through the pecan orchards, giving runners a unique opportunity to see the farm and enjoy the most amazing Fall running experience under the trees.Last years run benefited the Sahuarita Community 4H. This years beneficiary will be decided by the Pecan Festival Committee later in the year.Come for the pecans and much more!. The Sahuarita Pecan Festival will be held on Saturday, November 10th , from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. The Festival will celebrate the culture, cuisine and music of the Santa Cruz Valley. Designed to be fun for all ages, live entertainment and family-friendly activities, including real harvest demonstrations, hayrides and games, will be available for children and adults to enjoy. A variety of regional food and pecan-related dishes will be showcased, along with a local arts and crafts market and live music.