The Little Italy Association of Los Angeles is hosting the Inaugural ItalyRunLA 5k presented by Enel X Way and Festa di Piazza in celebration of Festa della Repubblica, the Italian National Day. The run is only $35 for runners 18+, $30 for kids 13-17, and free for children under 12. All levels, from beginner to athlete are welcome. This is a family friendly event! Bring your stroller, skates, skateboard, walking shoes or whatever makes you comfortable.
Race registration includes:
Entry to the run + bib
Race day t-shirt
Race day metal
Can of Stella Rosa Wine (only for 21+ participants)
Slice of Buono’s pizza
Additionally, each participant over 18 will automatically be entered in our raffle to win a roundtrip plane ticket from Los Angeles to Rome, offered by ITA Airways or 2 nights in two luxury hotels in Tuscany, offered by R Renaissance.
Right at the edge of the Port of Los Angeles, the race course travels along the iconic LA Waterfront in San Pedro, offering ocean views and a one of a kind race experience.
Come for the race, stay for the Festa! The race will be followed by the Festa di Piazza at 10am. There will be a stage with live music, food, vendors, and activities for kids.
Sponsored by: Enel X Way, Landirenzo USA, Providence Little Company of Mary, Buono’s Pizzeria, Athens Services, Ribboli Family Winery, MSC Cruises, Filippo Berio, Marco and Stefania Giandalia, Bindi Desserts, and American Medical Response, Inc.
Little Italy Association of Los Angeles (LILAA): Little Italy of Los Angeles is a central gathering spot to highlight the lives, language, culture, and stories of Italians & Italian-Americans in Los Angeles. Residents and visitors alike are welcome to experience the rich and lively Italian culture through hospitality, shopping and cultural events. Nestled right in the epicenter of the last remaining ethnic enclave of Italian Americans in Los Angeles, San Pedro has over a century of Italian history embedded into its roots. The new downtown district is an innovative partnership among the Los Angeles Little Italy Association.