Seaside School Half Marathon & 5K Race Expo & Silent Auction
This year's race weekend is bigger and better than ever! The race expo and silent auction events take place on Sat & Sun, before, during and after the race... See the entire weekend schedule of events below.
There are some great events leading up to race day which are open to everyone. Taste of the Race with Emeril Lagasse kicks off the weekend on Friday evening, after a meet and greet at Modica Market (get your raffle tix). Saturday's Race Expo & Silent Auction Expo is one big party all afternoon. Sunday is race day followed by a post-race party with live music.
Friday, February 27
Chef Emeril at Modica Market
Join Chef Emeril Lagasse and friends at Modica Market Friday afternoon from 3:30-4:30 p.m. Raffle tickets can be purchased for a chance to win a set of Emeril’s Cookware, a $300 gift basket from Modica Market, and other goodies! Raffle tickets are $5 each or five tickets for $20 and can be purchased at Modica Market any time up to this event. The drawing will be held at Modica Market on February 27th at 4:00 p.m. You do not need to be present to win. Raffle proceeds benefit the Seaside School Foundation.
Taste of The Race with Chef Emeril Lagasse!
5:30 - 6:30 p.m. Taste of The Race VIP Reception with Chef Emeril Lagasse
6:00 - 8:00 p.m. Taste of The Race Party with Chef Emeril Lagasse
Everyone's invited to come out for the pre-race celebration! Guests will feast on delicious food from some of Florida Gulf Coast’s top chefs and dance to great live music by the Trick Pony. Tickets are limited for both the VIP and General Admission. Tickets can be purchased by visiting www.tasteoftherace.eventbrite.com.
Saturday, February 28 - Race Expo & Silent Auction Expo
Race Expo / Silent Auction Expo
Noon - 6:00 p.m. Race Expo & Race Packet Pickup
Noon - 2:00 p.m. Live music by Geoff McBride
Noon - 6:00 p.m. Silent Auction Expo featurng "Buy-It-Now" pricing.
Sunday, March 1 - Race Day!
7:00 a.m. Half Marathon Starts at Seaside Post Office
7:25 a.m. 5K Starts at Seaside Post Office
8:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. Post Race Party
8:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. Silent Auction Expo featuring “Buy-It-Now” pricing
9:00 a.m. 5K Awards
9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Live music by Forrest Williams Band
10:45 a.m. Half Marathon Awards
11:30 a.m. Silent Auction Final Call
11:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. Pay and Pickup Silent Auction Items
Post Race Party After the race on Sunday, get ready for some fabulous post-race fun, including party music, and great food and drink. Thanks to the South Walton community, runners and volunteers for coming out to celebrate the 13th Annual Seaside Half Marathon & 5K Run!
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