Race Day!  In-Person Registration + Packet Pickup & everything else starts at 200 South Sixth Avenue

Randy Accetta June 2, 2018

The last chance to register for the June 2nd TMC Night Run is in person at the race site Saturday night from 4:00-6:30 or so.  Please look for the SAR tents near the Children's Museum at 200 South Sixth Avenue.

Click here for the June 2nd email with all the details for the TMC Meet Me Downtown Night Run.  

Saturday, June 2nd

4:00 Begin packet pickup and registration

4:00 - 7:00 Children's Museum is open for to all children accompanied by a parent, with activities in the grass area in front of the Children's Museum
YES: all children need to be accompanied by an adult.
NO: you cannot enter alone to use their restrooms; WasteManagement portojohns are on the north wall of the Children's Museum.
 
4:00 - starting at 4:00 and onward vendor and beneficiary expo, with ongoing activities

Cox Charities Jumping Castle near the Children's Museum
6th Annual Running Race Food Truck Roundup with some awesome food to purchase
Magic Mr. B the Magician will be roaming the race site
Stiltwalking friends from Cirque Roots. 
Vendor tables and expo booths with Tucson Medical Center, TopGolf, SunWest Credit Union, Radiology Ltd, ConnectCoworking, ProActive Physical Therapy, The Running Shop, Southern Arizona Roadrunners, EEf, GTL, Presidio de Tucson, Watershed Management, and BEYOND-Tucson.

5:50 Beneficiary Check Announcement: thanks to you and our sponsors TMC and Cox Communications, we are able to provide funding to the Children's Museum, Educational Enrichment Foundation, Greater Tucson Leadership, BEYOND-Tucson Foundation, Watershed Management, Presidio de Tucson, and the Southern Arizona Roadrunners.
 
6:00 Beer Garden Opens - Beer Garden Rules: every 21+ runner receives one free AmstelXlight. Additional beers Amstel Xlight or Dos Equis Lager are $5 apiece.  Please bring cash or credit card.  For insurance and legal reasons, we reserve the right to refuse service to any runner.  You must be 21-or-over to enter the fenced Beer Garden.  Please bring ID in case we have to check your age.
 
Shrimp Chaperone at the Wanslee Triangle at Five Points, rockin' the runners on the course.
 
6:00 Open Men's and Women's Mile, for all ages and abilities - race or jog with tutus - either way, come out and have fun.
6:15 Battle of the Badges, for police, fire departments, border patrol, sheriff department and other civil service members  -- please be on hand to support our local first-responders
6:30 Free FitKidz Mile for all children 12-and-under, includes free FitKidz shirt. All children must register and sign waiver following standard SAR FitKidz rules and protocols.
 
6:30 or so -Tucson-roots rockers Santa Pachita takes the stage
 
7:00 National Anthem by Gregory School high school student NAME
 
7:05 TMC 5k Night Run starts: please line up following the flagging that indicates your minutes/mile time.  If you want to win, please start at the front.  If you cannot win, please start farther back, using the minutes-per-mile markers as a guide
 
Strollers: Strollers and wheelchairs are allowed in the race.  For safety's sake, allow plenty of room and be safe and courteous of others.
8:30 (approx):  Begin awards and raffles - thanks to The Running Shop for age-group awards, the RRCA for the RRCA Championship medals, and Hotel Congress for the team-gift cards
8:30 and onwards: Hotel Congress After-Party - once your race winds down, head on over to Hotel Congress for food and  drink discounts, music, and more

The Southern Arizona Roadrunners is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to promoting health and fitness in Tucson and Southern Arizona through running and walking.

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