Robinson Preserve Twilight 5K & 10K Run
A Family-Friendly Runner's Paradise
The 11th Annual Robinson Preserve Twilight 5K & 10K is a festive and fun event for the whole family! Festivities kick off with age bracketed Kids Dashes at 5:30pm, then runners and walkers hit the trails for a 5K or 10K race with stunning sunset views. Relax after the race and enjoy the awards ceremony with food and beverages under the stars at beautiful Robinson Preserve.
All participants receive a finisher's medal and race shirt, plus food and drinks at the after party! Please register by 3/15/2019 to guarantee selected shirt size. Spectators can purchase food and beverage writst bands and shirts for $10 each.
Kids' Dash Distances (by age): 100 Meters (3-4 years old) 200 Meters (5-6 years old) 400 Meters (7-9 Years old) 800 Meters (10-12 Years Old)
Can't make it on race day but still want to join in the tradition of the Robinson Preserve Twilight Race? Run the virtual 5K whenever and wherever you can and get the official race shirt and finisher's medal sent to you! Virtual Participants are untimed and will not be eligible for Age Group awards.
Food and Beverage Ticket WITHOUT a race registration
Race shirt is a poly-blend tee from Leslie Jordan. Shirt comes in both Women's and Unisex sizing and runs true to size.
Proceeds from the race benefit Manatee PACE and Manatee County's Robinson Preserve.
Parking is available throughout the area surrounding Robinson Preserve. Please note: NO parking is available inside of the main Preserve entrance, however there is limited parking at the expansion lot on the corner of 99th and 9th. Road parking at the Palma Sola lBotanical Gardens is available for handicap visitors only. We ask that all visitors please keep this lot open for those participants. Mango Park, Fiddler's Green, Wisteria Park, Palma Sola Point, and Colonial Woods are all available for street parking. Golf carts will run from the corner of 9th and 99th to the Preserve entrance and from 17th Ave at Mango Park entrance to the Preserve entrance.
Check out our FAQ and make sure you are race day ready!
March 29 3:30 PM EDT - Registration Opens
March 29 5:30 PM EDT - Kids' Dash
March 29 6:00 PM EDT - Food and Beverage Tent Opens
March 29 6:30 PM EDT - 5K & 10K Start
March 29 6:45 PM EDT - Official After Party Starts
March 29 7:30 PM EDT - Awards Ceremony