What To Expect 2019-05-09T13:31:04+00:00

What to Expect

Necessary Items to Bring:

  • Photo ID
  • Signed waiver (will be available on race day)
  • Reusable water bottle
  • Appropriate shoes and clothes

Recommended Items to Bring:

  • Change of clothing
  • An extra pair of shoes
  • Towel (You WILL get wet)

Arrival

PLEASE ARRIVE NO LATER THAN 1 HOUR BEFORE YOUR OFFICIAL WAVE TIME TO SIGN IN AND RETRIEVE YOUR RACE PACKET.

Lodging
If you are traveling from out of town, there are a few lodging options. There are several hotels/motels in Gainesville and Ocala.

There are also cabins and camp sites available located next to Cedar Lakes Woods and Gardens at Devil’s Den (you will need to reserve these early). Pricing is available online at www.devilsden.com.

Event Address
Cedar Lakes Woods and Gardens
4990 NE 180th Ave
Williston, FL 32696

Parking
You will need to bring $5 cash for parking.

Spectators
Spectators are very welcome! Spectators can receive the discounted fee of $8 for adults and $5 fee for children ages 6-13. Children under 6 are free. The spectator fee includes admission to the botanical garden and festival. The regular admission fee is $12 for adults and $7 for children.

Activities
Along with the 5K, we encourage racers to visit eco-friendly vendors, have their faces painted, and participate in the after party! There will be contests, race trivia, and prizes. Racers are invited to explore Cedar Lakes Woods & Gardens’ 50 separate garden displays and 20 acres of garden trails with waterfalls and koi ponds (included with registration).

There will also be activities for children.

Waiver
All participants must complete a liability waiver. We will also have waivers available on race day. If you are a minor, you must have your parent fill out the waiver. If your parent is unable to be present at the race, please provide a copy of your parent’s driver’s license along with the signed waiver.

Race Packet
You will need a photo ID to pick up your packet.  No one can pickup your packet for you nor CAN ANYONE ELSE RUN IN YOUR PLACE.

Registration

Registration will close at midnight before the day of the race.