Live October 9th, 2021
Coolest Event. Great Causes.
Come join us for our 10th +1 year 5k.
Your registration and fundraising dollars go to support the MS Society, and the Escondido Sunrise Rotary.
For more information on The Escondido Sunrise Rotary Club projects and the organizations we support please visit www.escondidosunriserotary.org.
We are back live for 2021!
The 5k starting and finish line will be at Grape Day Park in Escondido. The route includes Grand Ave. and historic Escondido.
Thursday, October 7th
4:30 to 7:00 pm
@ Escondido Chamber of Commerce
720 N Broadway, Escondido, CA 92025
Due to the huge success of last year's virtual event you have that option also. So if you cannot join us in person, again this year you can participate from anywhere in the world, at your own pace, and in any location you choose. Just complete your personal 5k before our live event on Saturday October 9th, 2021.
For this very special 10 +1 5k event we have very special pricing. $25 per participant. It's that simple, one easy price for everyone! Your entry includes access to the timed live 5k event or the virtual 5k, a shirt, and medal.
Prizes will be given for best times in multiple age categories. Plus many other unique categories for both in person and virtual participants.
Virutal Participant prize categories:
Most unique 5k
Most scenic 5k
First to complete & submit 5k
Furthest 5k from Escondido, CA
Youngest to complete 5k
Oldest to complete 5k
National Multiple Sclerosis Society - Pacific South Coast Chapter
MS is an unpredictable neurological disease that affects an estimated 400,000 people in the United States. It interrupts the flow of information between the brain and the rest of the body and stops people from moving. Escondido Sunrise Rotary’s Grape Day 5K has partnered with the Pacific South Coast Chapter of the of National Multiple Sclerosis Society in their mission to mobilize people and resources to drive research for a cure, and to address the challenges of everyone affected by MS. To Learn more visit the National Multiple Sclerosis Society at www.nmss.org or www.mspacific.org
This event will happen rain or shine so NO REFUNDS will be given. All event aspects are subject to change without notification including changes to this event that are required to comply with CDC, state or local guidelines related to COVID-19. In the event that we are not able to have the 5k "in person" it will be virtual and the shirts and medals will be mailed to all participants.
If for some reason you cannot participate in the race after purchasing an entry you have 2 options: transfer your entry to a friend or lose your entry fee, again, sorry no refunds on any portion of entry fees.