The Bolts Bubble Run 5K and Family Fun Run 2017

4810 N. Himes Ave
Tampa, FL 33614

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Event Description

The 1st Annual Bolts Bubble Run 5K and Family Fun Run, presented by the Lutz Preparatory School PTA, takes place at beautiful Al Lopez Park in Tampa, Fl.  The 5K and 1Mile Fun runs take place on a flat loop course through the tree lined park which includes restrooms and water stations.  The 5K will be chip timed by TRC Race Management.  

Runners begin each race through a burst of floating bubbles because Happiness is Blowing Bubbles!  Following the 5K and 1 Mile runs will be a 100 yard Kids Dash for our junior racers, 6 years old and under.  All finishers receive a custom Bolts Bubble Run medal and super cool official race t-shirt.  The races end at with a bubble filled party in the park including food, awards, music by DJ Iron-Mike Housefield, and more bubble fun from Master Bubble Performer, Blaise Ryndes! 

Join us Sunday March 5th and Wash Away Your Troubles with a Run and Floating Bubbles!

Race proceeds benefit Lutz Preparatory School, a public charter school in Hillsborough County.


Event details and schedule


Sunday, March 5, 2017

Registration and Packet Pick Up - 7:00AM - 7:45AM


5K Start Times:  



1-Mile Start Time



Kids Dash Start Time

9:15AM - 6 years old and under


Party in the Park

Hydrate, grab a bite to eat, enjoy music, and blow lots of bubbles 8:00AM - 11:00AM



Presented during the post race party at 9:30AM

Awards presented to top overall male and female and to to male and female in the following grade/age categories:  7/8 year old, 9/10 year old, 11-13 year old, 14-16 year old, 17-19 year old, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60+



Al Lopez Park

4810 N. Himes Ave

Tampa, FL  33614

Shelters # 311 and #315



We have volunteer opportunities available!

Clubs, school groups, and organizations can volunteer during the event. Have a group that would like to volunteer? Please email us at

Individual volunteers, please begin the registration process to see available shifts, descriptions of duties and to self register.  


No Refund Policy

We are unable to issue refunds for any reason. The cost and logistics of setting up and planning the event make refunds impossible. The Bolts Bubble Run will take place rain or shine, however please understand we are at the mercy of mother nature and the Al Lopez Park and City of Tampa officials.  If conditions deteriorate and create an unsafe environment for our runners, we will react accordingly. Safety will be our top priority.  In the event a race is postponed or rescheduled, your registration will be honored at the new event.

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