The 2019 Flight of the Vampire Race/Walk and Fun Run coincides with the 2019 Halloweenfest in downtown Brevard, North Carolina.
When: 10/26/2019 9:00 am
Distances: 5K Race Starts at 9.00 am & Fun Run Starts at approx. 9.03
Same day registration begins at 7.00 am. There will be a packet pick up on 10/25/2019 from 4-6 PM on the plaza on South Broad street - raining in the old hotel (use 23 S Broad St, Brevard, NC 28712) slightly up the road.
Where is the race?
200 W Main St, Brevard, NC 28712, USA - Downtown Brevard near the Post Office in Brevard, NC. Use 159 W Main St, Brevard 28712 in your GPS.
The course treats runners to a mix of historic homes, the railroad arts district, farm land and the scenic beauty of the Sylvan Valley and the surrounding mountains. The race course is a figure of eight - an out and back, with the starting line also serving as the finish line.
Race Director: Michael Dexter-Smith, Rotary Club of Brevard
Race Day Director: Davis Whitfield-Cargile, Rotary Club of Brevard
Phone and text: Mike’s phone 508-395-0224 (text to this phone) or 828-884-4184. On Race day and just prior - Davis Whitfield-Cargile firstname.lastname@example.org 843-812-1150
Pricing through midnight (EDT) on September 30,2019: All Categories include a shirt for all runners
5K; $35 -price includes a shirt
Fun Run - short $10 through midnight on September 30,2019 - price includes a shirt
5K - Under 18 Years Old $30 (Runners under the age of 18 only, please) - price includes a shirt
5K - Over 65 Years Old $30 (Runners over the age of 65 only, please) - price includes a shirt
5K - Active Military $15 - price includes a shirt
Family plan - 2 adults/ & children $75 (One adult pays $75) - race director will send you a discount code for the other adult and 2 children. - price includes a shirt
Teams – contact race director before September 30, 2019 - price includes shirts
Pricing after midnight (EDT) on September 30,2019: (NO SHIRT INCLUDED - Shirts may be available for purchase on race day after the race is complete, but we make no guarantees.
5K is $35
Fun Run $10
5K - Under 18 Years Old - Not available after September 30
5K - Over 65 Years Old - Not available after September 30
5K - Active Military - Not available after September 30
Family plan - Not available after September 30
Teams – Not available after September 30
CASH PRIZES FOR RUNNERS
Women's 5K First Place: $100
Men's 5K First Place: $100
Women's 5K Second Place: $40
Men's 5K Second Place: $40
Women's 5K Third Place: $20
Men's 5K Third Place: $20
CASH PRIZES FOR BEST DRESSED RUNNER (5K or Fun Run Bib required) – The only judge is Josh Tilley, President, Rotary Club of Brevard.
Adults & Youth
first place; $25
Second place $10
Third place $5
Children under 10
First place $25;
Second Place $10;
third place $5
Our thanks to the following sponsors:
Gold Level: Pisgah Health Foundation
Silver level: United Way of Transylvania County and The Rotary Club of Brevard
Bronze level: Transylvania Vocational Services, Pardee UNC Health Care, City of Brevard, Sylvan Valley Family Dentistry, State Farm/Meredith Baldridge, Bluaxis/April Zeigler and the Dexter-Smith Family.
To receive a t-shirt, your online registration must be completed by September 30.
The children's fun run will run around a city block and will start just after the 5K starts. Fun Run finishers will receive a medal.
After the race, join in the fun of the all day at the Halloweenfest for food, music and culture.
The Brevard Rotary thanks everyone who supports our races.