ABOUT THE EVENT
Don’t miss the fifth annual 2022 Bears Who Care OktoBEARfest 5K Fun Run & Walk at Hamlin (presented by Orlando Health and Gary Lambert Salon)! It’s a healthy, family-friendly event that will be more BEARRIFIC than ever! Either in person or virtually, walk or fun for a worthwhile cause, Bears Who Care, which provides teddy bears and books to children in need throughout the community.
After the 5K and Kid’s Run, enjoy a morning of fun activities, including games, live entertainment, interactive sponsor booths, raffles, a scavenger hunt and prize giveaways. Meet Eric Martsolf, Emmy-winning actor and star of the NBC show, "Days of our Lives" or join him for a special VIP experience and enjoy the 2022 OktoBEARfest 5K Fun Run & Walk at Hamlin together!
Registration for In-Person and Virtual Events Includes:
- 5K participants will receive an official OktoBEARfest finisher medal, t-shirt, goody bag, race bib and finisher’s certificate!
- Kid's Run participants will get an official OktoBEARfest finisher medal, goody bag, race bib and finisher’s certificate! (A t-shirt can be added for $10 each while supplies last.)
OKTOBEARFEST FUN RUN & WALK (IN PERSON PARTICIPANTS):
5K Registration* (now - 10/22/22) - $40
5K Day of Event Registration (10/23/22) - $45
Kid’s Run Registration** (now - 10/22/22) - $25
Kid’s Run Day of Event Registration (10/23/22) - $30
OKTOBEARFEST FUN RUN & WALK (VIRTUAL PARTICIPANTS)*:
Adult 5K Registration* (thru 10/23/22)- $45
Kid’s Run Registration* (thru 10/23/22)- $30
+Registration includes shipping+
ERIC MARTSOLF VIP EXPERIENCES:
VIP OktoBEARfest 5K Experience with Eric Martsolf (10/23/22): $150
Challenge yourself to complete a goal or get a group together (register for 5 or more at a special rate - select "Multi-Person Pricing.") You decide how you want to join the fun!
*Add an Official GUND Bears Who Care teddy bear with any type of OktoBEARfest Fun Run & Walk at Hamlin registration for only $20! Your purchase will provide new teddy bears and books for three children in need.
In-Person and Packet Pick Up Location:
Orlando Health Horizon West Hospital (17000 Porter Road, Winter Garden, FL 34787)
Time: 7:30 - 10:00 a.m.
Pre-race day packet pick up and race registration times are as follows*:
Friday, October 21 - 5:00 - 7:00 pm
Saturday, October 22 - 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
*5K packets and bibs will be available at the event starting at 6:30 am before the start of the race.
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Here is the finisher's certificate: