Join us in historical downtown Gretna at the River Shack Tavern for the second race in the

River Shack Tavern's River Run Series. 

Saturday evening, July 22nd  * 2 Mile Run/Walk - 6:30 pm 

Great course along riverfront jogging path with spectacular view of New Orleans ( that City on other side of river from Gretna ) 

Registration and packet pickup on day of race opens at 5:30 pm 

Entry fees are: * For the RiverShack River Run - Gretna 

By July 17th - $25.00  ( Day of race $30.00 )  for age division 18-64  ( $5.00 less for age 17-under or 65-over ) 

If registering for the River Shack 2 race series, use the RiverShack Eastbank - Jefferson Online registration page, not the July 22nd RiverShack westbank- Gretna page .. as that would be after the first series event has passed . DUH. !!... 

Series entry fees: By July 2nd - $45.00 for age division 18-64  ( not applicablle to already discounted youth and senior division registration fees )  

T-Shirts for each series race...

Packet pickup will be hosted by Louisiana Running & Walking Company at 3020 Veterans Memorial Blvd. in Metairie on Thursday, July 6th and Thursday, July 20th ( 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm )  * Pick up your race number bib and t-shirt prior to race day.

Packet pickup will also be available on each day of race opening at 5:30 pm 

Commemorative awards to all finishers ( custom sunglasses , different color for each race ) * Cool Shades 

Awards in each race: 1st overall and 1st place in age groups:   10-under, 11-14, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-60, 70-74 , 75-over.   Awards to top three overall race walkers male and female

Course maps posted on our website:

Post race refreshment sponsors include:   Rivershack Tavern , Budweiser Brand beer, Kentwood Springs Water, Elmer's Chee Wees, fruit,  soft drinks.

The Best Bank Track Club will be at the West Bank Series event , they are providing post race snacks and giveaways.

Our Series Beneficiary partner is the Dawnbusters Kiwanis Club's "Rewards for Reading " Program 

Post race entertainment inside the RiverShack for each event is courtesy of the Mustard Brothers Band. 

Enjoy two great locations and 2 great fun and friendly Saturday evening run/walk events at the RiverShack 

Event questions contact the Race Director ( Chuck George ) at  or 504-884-7565

Registration Fees

General Registration Division

Age 18-64

Apr 20 - Jul 17 Current Price $25.00

Youth Registration Division

Age 17-under

Apr 20 - Jul 17 Current Price $20.00

Senior Registration Division

Age 65-over

Apr 20 - Jul 17 Current Price $20.00

Event Schedule

  • July 22 05:30 PM CDT - Race Day Registration & Packet Pickup

  • July 22 06:30 PM CDT - Start of RiverShack Gretna River Run 2 Mile Run/Walk

Contact Information

Event Location

RIVER SHACK GRETNA, 1st Street, Gretna, LA, United States

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