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The 2nd annual OktoBEARfest 5K Fun Run & Festival presented by Orlando Health on Sunday, October 20, 2019 is a healthy, family-friendly event for every age that will help connect people throughout the Horizon West community.  The event is authentically themed to Oktoberfest, and some planned post-race event elements include a free kid's race, food & beverage and retailer booths, Scholastic books, live entertainment, raffles and games.  New for this year are major prize giveaways and a beer garden!

Event Time:  7:30 - 10:00 a.m.


Adult Ages (13 years old and above)*

Early Adult Registration ((March 1 to October 9) - $30

Youth Ages (4 to 12 years old)*
Early Youth Registration (March 1 to October 9) - $25

Ages 3 and under are free.

*5K registration includes chip timed race, t-shirt, finisher medal, goody bag.  Registration fee is $35 for Adults and $30 for Youth starting on 10/10/19.

For those unable to participate in person, there is virtual version this year, available until October 31, 2019. You’ll receive a finisher medal (the original design), a customized race bib and free shipping. And you get to run or walk your 5K at your own pace and place. Please share this with friends and family from out-of-town: you can participate together virtually, too!
Register Here

Beary healthy 5K challenge

Get ready for the OktoBEARfest 5K Fun Run with the first ever Beary Healthy 5K Challenge, made possible by Healthy West Orange! Earn a limited edition finisher medal when you register for and complete all three events (including OktoBEARfest) from August - October. (Registrations for 2019 are now closed)


Download the safe .pdf document to review.

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