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Mardi Gras Race for Beads 5k powered by Altra
March 5 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Bears, BEADS, Battlestar Galatica! Come celebrate Fat Tuesday with the VRC (Vienna Run Club) during the Mardi Gras Race for Beads 5K powered by Altra. The event will MEET at MOD PIZZA and will feature a 5K run where participants compete to acquire beads throughout the night. Prizes will be awarded to the top three runners with the most beads!
The scoring system will reward people for going above and beyond, particularly those who dress up for the event! Runners who trial a pair of Altra demo shoes will earn 1 free beverage at MOD pizza.
1) 1 bead for every mile run
2) 1 bead for trying on shoes
3) Up to 3 beads for dressing up in festive attire (1 for each Mardi Gras color)
4) 1 bead for each piece of reflective gear worn for the run
5) 2 beads for ANY social media post BEFORE the run
6) 1 bead for showing up in ALTRA shoes
7) 1 bead for bringing King cake to the run
PARKING: Provided in the shopping center at 168 Maple Ave W, Vienna VA.