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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. 

Registration fees

5K Closed

Registration closed
    1. $35.00
      Nov 8 – Jan 31
    2. $40.00
      Feb 1 – Mar 22
    3. $45.00
      Mar 23 – Mar 29

10K Closed

Registration closed
    1. $40.00
      Nov 8 – Jan 31
    2. $45.00
      Feb 1 – Mar 22
    3. $50.00
      Mar 23 – Mar 29

Kids' Dash (12 & Under) Closed

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)

  1. $15.00
    Nov 8 - Mar 29

Virtual 5K Closed

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.

  1. $35.00

Food and Beverage Ticket Closed

Food and Beverage Ticket WITHOUT a race registration

  1. $10.00
    Nov 8 - Mar 29

Race Shirt

Race shirt is a poly-blend tee from Leslie Jordan.  Shirt comes in both Women's and Unisex sizing and runs true to size. 5c6ed2b291987.jpg

Packet Pick Up

Fit2Run Downtown Sarasota

Sunday March 24th 1pm-5pm

Monday March 25th 5pm to 8pm

Fit2Run UTC

Tuesday March 26th 11am to 8pm

Wednesday March 27th 5pm to 8pm

Thursday March 28th 5pm to 8pm

Race Day at Robinson Preserve

Friday March 29th 3pm to 6pm

Proceeds From The Race

Proceeds from the race benefit Manatee PACE and Manatee County's Robinson Preserve. 

Race Course





Race Day Parking

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. 


Have More Questions About Race Day?

Check out our FAQ and make sure you are race day ready! 

Event Schedule

  • 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

Contact Information

Event Location

Robinson Preserve, 99th Street Northwest, Bradenton, FL, USA

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