El Tour de Tucson 5K

Tucson, Arizona

Tucson, Arizona

Sat 16th November 2024

1 race

Organiser's Description

2024 Registration Open Soon!
Join us for the El Tour de Tucson 5k Run/Walk -- enjoy all the festivities of El Tour's 3-day expo! 
Perfect for the active family -- ride the Tour or walk or run the 5k -- either way, enjoy a Downtown party, discounted hotels, and more! Open to all ages and abilities, every finisher in this chip-timed 5K will receive a souvenir medallion as they cross the finish line. 
You can walk the 3.1 mile Downtown course or you can race it, with overall winners and age-group winners receiving gift cards to Fleet Feet Tucson. 
The 5K will start at the El Tour start line at 7:30am and cruise through the wide neighborhood streets of Downtown Tucson.  The finish is back near the Convention Center, at El Parque de San Cosme, just two blocks from the start line and expo.
The Casino Del Sol Expo and Fiesta is a 3-day expo that leads up to the big day.  Enjoy exhibits, demos, celebrity signings, food trucks, live entertainment and the Dragoon Brewing Beer Garden!
Volunteers Always Welcome: Don't wanna' run but still want to be part of the fun?  Sign up to volunteer here!  You can be a course monitor, hand out water, or hand out finisher medals . . .
Planned Event Week Schedule, Details TBA
El Tour Casino del Sol Expo & Fiesta |  260 South Church Avenue, Tucson Convention Center Exhibition Hall in Downtown Tucson
Thursday, November 14: Noon – 9pmFriday, November 15: Noon – 9pmSaturday, November 16: 6am – 6pm
El Tour 5k Packet Pickup Pre-Race
Thursday, November 14, Noon – 9pm, Convention CenterFriday, November 15, Noon – 9pm, Convention CenterSaturday, November 16 6:30 am - 7:15 am, Convention Center near starting line
Updated 5k Event Day Schedule
6:30 am - 7:15 am: Packet pickup and registration at the Convention Center near starting line
7:30 am: Start 5k Run/Walk, with ongoing festivities at race site and finish at El Parque de San Cosme, with finisher medals awarded to all finishers
9:00 am: Approximate time for El Tour 5k Awards staged at the Convention Center, age group awards by Fleet Feet, winner's watches by Ben Bridge Jewelers
Ongoing morning and afternoon: bike rides begin, expo activities, music, and more
Click here for more information on the El Tour bike rides and weekend schedule
Event DetailsFun for Runners: fast and flat course with neighbor support will lead to fast times -- perfect for all runners from novices to speed-demons
Fun for Walkers: plenty of room to enjoy a 3.1 mile journey through beautiful Barrio Viejo and Armory Park neighborhoods in historic Downtown Tucson.  
Age Group Awards to top finishers courtesy of Fleet Feet
Top Male and Female receive custom watch, courtesy of Ben Bridge Jewelers at la Encantada
Click here for more race day details
El Tour de Tucson WebsiteAdditional event information can be found at https://eltourdetucson.org/ 
Accommodations and TravelBook with our official lodging partners and save during your stay! Click on the hotel logo to book directly online now.Rates typically are valid during race weekend and are subject to occupancy and city taxeshttps://eltourdetucson.org/el-tour-de-tucson/accommodations-and-travel/
Event Directors: El Tour has partnered with Run Tucson, the local leaders producing running events for decades. Run Tucson has developed running events in locations like Downtown Tucson and in tourist destinations like Saguaro National Park and Old Tucson Studios.
Questions?  Contact Randy Accetta at randy@runtucson.net. 
The event will take place rain or shine.  There are no refunds, deferrals, or returns for this event.  Race items will not be mailed to participants.

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