Inaugural St Pete Run Fest Welcomes All to Finish Line Cutting Ceremony
St. Petersburg, FL - (May 4, 2017) - The St. Pete Run Fest invites all to attend its Finish Line Cutting Ceremony celebration on Tuesday, May 23, 2017, from 4:30-7 p.m. at 3 Daughters Brewing. The event will officially kick off the countdown to the inaugural St. Pete Run Fest on November 18-19, 2017. The St. Pete Run Fest is a two-day festival featuring the 3 Daughters Brewing St. Pete Half Marathon, Sunshine City 5K, PeliKids Youth Runs, and Health & Fitness Market, which will include live music, local craft beer and food, artisans, and entertainers.
The Finish Line Cutting celebration will feature music by DJ Fresh, especially crafted St Pete Run Fest IPA from 3 Daughters Brewing, and Taco Tuesday with The St. Pete Taco Lady, beginning at 4:30 p.m. At 5:30 p.m., 3 Daughters Brewing will offer a tasting and brewery tour, followed by the St. Pete Run Fest Introduction and Finish Line Cutting Ceremony at 6 p.m. with Mayor Rick Kriseman, Deputy Mayor Dr. Kanika Tomalin, Chamber of Commerce President Chris Steinocher, and Chief Operating Officer Visit St Pete Clearwater, Tim Ramsberger. Also making a special guest appearance will be Tampa Bay Rays mascot Raymond.
After the ceremony, attendees can take a trolley at 6:30 p.m. to the Tampa Bay Rays versus Anaheim Angels game at Tropicana Field, which starts at 7:10 p.m. Those not attending the game can partake in an evening group run from 3 Daughters Brewing, located at 222 22nd Street South in downtown St. Pete, which will be led by Running for Brews running club. For more information about the event, or to register, visit www.stpeterunfest.org.
About EndorFun Sports
It has been over three years since downtown St. Petersburg hosted a major running event. With its growth and increased global appeal, EndorFun Sports LLC is thrilled to bring the St. Pete Run Fest to life this November. EndorFun Sports was incorporated in 2002, with their company office in St. Petersburg, Florida. Over the last 15 years EndorFun has developed and produced world-class events in New Hampshire and Texas, such as: lronman 70.3 Timberman (awarded "Best Large Triathlon in the U.S." by USA Triathlon), Ironman 70.3 Austin, Big Lake Half-Marathon, and the Gritty Goddess Women's SK Obstacle/Mud Run. These events have attracted more than 200,000 participants and earnedKeith Jordan, CEO of EndorFun, "Race Director of the Year" by USA Triathlon New England.