Do I need to be a good runner to do this?
Nope, but you must be 21 years or older who loves to have fun. There are plenty of more serious 5K’s out there to test speed and performance, but we will ad a little challenge for you. The Margarita Madness 5K Run/Walk is all about having a fantastic time with lots of fun to enjoy with all of your family & friends. You can run or walk however you would like!
Do you donate to a charity or cause?
YES, we do. The Margarita Madness 5K Run/Walk Supports the WorldWide Push Foundation Inc. The WorldWide Push (Push Until Success Happens) Foundation, aims to improve the economic status and well-being of students in our community through sponsored programs, networking, special events, and other activities. One way we are raising funds and awareness of our programs through our fundraising run, Run for College.
ALL Shirt sizes will be available at packet pick-up (no need to register for a shirt size online).
Can I run with a jogging stroller?
Unfortunately, the course is not designed for strollers. We must disclose that we are not liable for strollers on the course. However, there are some runners who still come with strollers at their own discretion.
Can I run with my dog?
Only service dogs will be allowed at the races.
Is there an age limit for runners?
Yes 21 and older
Is there a charge for parking?
Parking is $10-$15 cash per vehicle. You must park in the designated event parking area only. No parking on streets or roads or adjacent lots allowed. Absolutely no “walk-ins” from outside the event parking area will be permitted to participate in any Margarita Madness 5k Run events , no exceptions. $10 pre-paid parking passes will be available at packet pick-up. Parking is $15 the day of the event. We donate a large amount of our parking proceeds to help fund our charities.
Is there a packet pick up for the event? How does all that work?
Yes. ALL Shirt sizes will be available at packet pick-up. The exact details of this depend on each city. The packet pick up details are posted to the city registration page within weeks of your race date. Packet pick-up will conveniently be held on race day when gates open.
Volunteers are welcomed & encouraged to join the fun. Volunteers receive an Margarita Madness T-shirt.
Are there REFUNDS?
Unfortunately, we do not issue refunds or transfers under any circumstances. Prices are subject to change at any time. Location and date are subject to change at any time. The logistics of setting up and planning the event make it impossible. Date and location is subject to change without refund issued. In some cases city or location issues will force us to change a date or location. Just make sure you are good to go before signing up. Transferring registrations to a new date or location have to be submitted within seven days of the event notice. If for some reason you can’t make it to race day, at least come to the check in, pick up your Margarita Madness 5K gear, and say hi to us! Race will continue rain or shine, there are no refunds for inclement weather.
Registration transfers must be submitted two weeks before all event dates.
Our participants’ safety is the most important thing and if any of the threatening weather conditions listed below are present the day of the event, the event may be delayed or canceled.
Threatening Weather Conditions
The Margarita Madness 5K 5K/Wine (1k)walk will be canceled or delayed if any of the following weather conditions exist: Tornado Warning, Tornado Watch, Thunderstorm/Electrical Storm, “Heavy” Rain, other major weather condition.
Start of the Race / Cancellation of the Event
The start of the event will be delayed if any of the above mentioned conditions exist. The event will then be canceled if any of the weather conditions persist: Tornado Warning, Tornado Watch or Thunderstorm/Electrical Storm.
Authority to Cancel the Event
The Race Director, in accordance with the city and the local law enforcement, has the authority to cancel the event. If threatening weather conditions force cancellation of the event, no refunds can be provided, since funds were already spent in preparation for race day.