Join the festive fun on Sunday December 4th for the 1ST ANNUAL EGGNOG FESTIVE 5K FROLICK!!! (...The most fun & fullfilling food drive for 2nd harvest you'll ever find!)
This festive, family friendly event kicks off with a holiday carnival for Save our Shores at 2pm... Then... at 330pm we will commence a parade style 5k walk/run where all are challenged to dress in their most obnoxious holiday decour and walk, skip, run, dance and prance a caroler lined West cliff path!!!! ...and if thats not enough, take the EGGNOG 5K CHALLENGE (a 4oz eggnog chug every mile!!!!!)
PRIZES WILL BE AWARDED FOR:
- FASTEST MALE AND FEMALE TRADITIONAL 5K RUNNER
-FASTEST MALE AND FEMALE EGGNOG CHUGGER RUNNER
- MALE AND FEMALE BEST FESTIVE COSTUME... SO DRESS TO IMPRESS!!!
Following the run/walk we will host a short reflection in the holiday spirit and light communal buffet style dinner where you may eat, sing, laugh, and celebrate ALONGSIDE the homeless!
An afterparty will run throughout the evening at the Swift Street Courtyard with Santa Cruz Mountain Brewery and several local wineries and vendors.... and an outdoor showing of Rudolf the Rednose Reindeer!!!!
This is a free event; however, we love donations! Please consider making a gift to aid in our efforts to heal homelessness long past the holiday season...
All participants are encouraged to bring NEW TOYS and NEW OR GENTLY USED winter coats, warm clothing, rain gear, sleeping mats, socks, homemade care packages, sleeping bags, etc for the emergency winter shelter season. We will be inviting our houseless nieghbors to join in this event and share in the love, joy, and compassion of the holidays as dignified equals and garuntee everyone will leave with new friends, perspectives, and a warmed heart.