Crescent City Fall Classic
SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 4, 2017
5k Race – 8:30 am – New Orleans City Park
$30 thru Friday October 27th
$35 after Oct. 27th & on Race Day
$15 for Grant Program Participants thru Oct. 27th
*$5 discount for Military Members. Entry fees are non-refundable.
Fall is one of the best times to run in New Orleans. The weather is perfect! This is why it is the perfect opportunity to participate in the Crescent City Fall Classic.
Held in the beginning of November, this race is perfect for all types of runners, starting from elementary school. There will be age-specific prizes for everyone starting at 7 years of age, plus cash grants for those schools with the greatest number of participants. This run event is also great for serious runners to earn a qualifier prime starting position in the Allstate Sugar Bowl Crescent City Classic 10k. The Crescent City Fall Classic 5k serves as the ONLY 5k qualifier for the Allstate Sugar Bowl Crescent City Classic 10k. In order to qualify for a seeded position in the 2018 Allstate Sugar Bowl Crescent City Classic 10k, participants must run the Fall Classic in under 22:00 mins
Participants, friends and families are welcome to attend the post-race party and awards ceremony following the race, located inside the Practice Track. Age specific awards and cash grants for the schools/non-profit organizations with the greatest number of participants will be awarded at 10:00am. Enjoy Michelob Ultra beer, Kentwood Springs water, Community Coffee, Blue Runner Foods red beans and rice, fresh fruit from Rouses & live music until 11:30am (band: TBD)!
For more information regarding race details or the Fall Classic’s Grant Program, please visit our website www.ccc10k.com.
River Parish Disposal
You will also see the River Parish Disposal Team supporting this great event. We will be providing portable toilets, hand sanitizer units, garbage removal and a clean up crew. We are excited to see all of the runners and we look forward to cheering everyone on til the finish line.