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Archibald Memorial Beach Park15100 Gulf Blvd Madeira Beach, FL 33708
Ready, SET.... GloW!
2019 Butterfly gloWalk, 5K FUN Run & PaRty is taking Flight!
A Family Friendly Fitness Event 9.7.19 on Madeira Beach
Sponsor Opportunities Open Now!
My Hope Chest's "Butterfly gloWalk, 5K FUN Run 2019" is taking flight at dusk soon... along the beautiful Gulf of Mexico on Madeira Beach!
This Family Friendly GloWalk 5KFun RUN FUNdraiser kicks off on Madeira Beach at the historical, Snack Shack!
LIVE MUSIC will kick off the PRE-Event festivities at 6pm. Arrive early to visit the “Face Painters Station,” and the "Wing Fitter’s Station" to fasten your wings! Delicious food for sale at the Snack Shack for purchase, and a full bar for those 21 and over who are ready to have fun and relax.
The Race starts at dusk, runners first and walkers to follow, along the Gulf and a 5K route, donning their colorful wings and lots of groovy glowing BLING! You'll wear smiles for miles while enjoying the chill vibe and gorgeous Florida sunset along the route. Walkers will immediately follow runners for their 1 mile walk (or whatever makes you happy)! The 5K turn is at the half way mark where participants will be cheered for the last hurrah back to the finish line! Kids young and old will have fun and survivors can share stories and hugs, relaxing at the beach.
Awards immediately afterwards at the AfterGLoW Party and awards ceremony. This will conclude the Butterfly gloWalk 5K FUN Run & Party Experience!
WHAT YOU GET!
Ooooh... The Butterfly gloWalk's Participants receive Awesome Race gear including,
- Butterfly Wings, 2 items of bling/glow, a race T-shirt, and participant’s medallion. This is the Walk/Run to be at!
- GO Vintage! To maximize your donation dollars, we're utilizing vintage race shirts this year. If you prefer NOT to receive a vintage Tshirt, please email us upon registration, before cut off date, at glowalk5K2019@myhopechest.org.
- CUT OFF- In order to guaranteed a Tshirt and Medallion, registration is necessary by Thurs. August 29th. If you won't wear a Tshirt- please do not order one- help us save for our "girls!"
- ON-LINE REGISTRATION ends on Friday, September 6th at NOON. After that, please register at the event on Saturday evening.
Order EXTRA BLING GRAB BAG from US when you register here.... just $10!
Order your EXTRA Bling online here to trip out you and your team!
We'll be OPEN for business before the event offering cool glow items like fedoras, unicorn headbands, jelly rings, dreads for purchase to raise funds and make your Butterfly Teams glow with delight! Bring cash or credit.
Message from our Founder...
“My Hope Chest’s unique mission is a call to ‘ACTION’ honoring breast cancer Survivors focused on breast restoration, a little known aspect of the disease in need of much support.” said My Hope Chest Founder, Alisa Savoretti. "We are excited for even more Tampa Bay businesses, groups and individuals to join our crusade this year to help ‘finish’ for women what breast cancer had started. We are looking forward to an even larger turnout of folks at our 4th annual event and party, raising funds and supporting our mission of ‘HAPPY’ and new beginnings for survivors!"
Can't wait to see you fly! Alisa
TELL YOUR FRIENDS and Rally your Butterfly Teams Early for our Family Friendly Fitnessevent!
My Hope Chest ~ Making Women Whole Again
** Event is Rain or Shine and a Fundraiser ~ Sorry, no refunds ***
Contact glowalk5K2019@myhopechest.org for a 1x transfer of your registration.
Make it a Weekend!
Courtyard by Marriott at Madeira Beach
Are you a local or coming to town to Glow with us?
Stay at the Courtyard by Marriott Madeira Beach... we have a limited block of rooms for My Hope Chest’s race participants and out of town Butterflies... just $139 a night. Going to be a weekend of FUN, fitness and smiles for miles!!
Just a short walk or 5 minute drive/Uber to the race start!
Contact us at glowalk5K2019@myhopechest.org for more information. Sponsor Opportunities Open. (727) 301-3888.
Event details and schedule
Pre-Event Packet Pickup:
- Thursday, September 5th - 11am-7pm at My Hope Chest in Seminole. Details emailed week of August 26th
- Day of event - At the Pavillion next to Snack Shack.... Registration Check In Opens at 6pm for packet pick up.
Registration/check-in open at 6:00 pm. Please bring photo ID. All waivers must be signed to participate. Wrist bands for alcohol service.
Pre-walk/run Rally: Kick-off gathering starts at The Pavillion next to Snack Shack 6:00 pm!!
Walk/Run Starting Time: At 7:45, sunset, along the Gulf of Mexico! Runners will begin the race with Walkers immediately following after their start. Depending on registration, we may have 2 heats.
Arrive early to park at any of the parking areas. Park at Winn/Dixie, Archibald Beach, and at the Madeira Beach Recrecation Complex and surrounding streets. Free Beach Ride or walk to the beach, just 6 minutes.
Course is ON the Gulf! Runners will have a 5K course down the beach and back. Walkers will have a 1 mile course.
What to Bring: Just you and your peeps and beach chairs to watch the sun set!
After GloWParty- Please Invite friends to cheer you on and hang out with race Butterflies and friends at the AfterGloWPaRty after the event with food, a full cash bar and fun... Tickets $25 donation. Available here and day of. 21 and over ONLY for alcohol service.
Have Fun! Sorry, no coolers, outside food or beverages.
What to wear: Dress yourself or your team in your craziest gear! Neon colors, bling it out! More "bling" available for purchase in our "Glow Station." And bring your smiles!
Contact for Questions
(727) 301-3888 glowalk5K2019@myhopechest.org
My Hope Chest Office: 7777 131st N STE 5, Seminole, Fl 33776