TacosNBeer5k 2024

750 S. Santa Anita Ave.
South El Monte, CA 91733

Running > 5k

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Event Description


A 5k run like no other!  Tacos & Beer 5k run Kicks off a fun and festive Cinco de Mayo weekend. Walk, jog or run and then get rewarded with TWO Tacos and a Beer (for 21+) at the Baja Fiesta-Party with a Beer Garden, live mariachi music, live bands, DJs, games, including a mechanical Bull, a piñata breaking party, and a Cinco De Mayo costume contest.  So Bring the Mexican sombrero, serape, folklore skirts, the maracas, la guitara, el barracho, la muchacha, the whole family! 

My Friend…Salud!

The Run Course: Whittier Narrows Parks & Rec., South El Monte, CA.  Run/walk through Legg Lake Park's trails featuring a flat and fast scenic course.  It is a  1492 acres park with open green space, trees, lakes, walking trails, and playgrounds for kids.  Tacos and Beer 5k will provide live course entertainment and post race Festival--Baja style.

Awards will be given to the top three overall Male and Female Finishers.  FUN COMPETITION:  Awards in the Categories of *Traditional Team Costume*Most Creative Team Name*Largest Team.

What You Get:

  • 5K Race Entry
  • Medallion 
  • T-Shirt (optional)
  • Post-Run 2 Tacos + a Beer (21+)
  • Entry to the Baja Fiesta Festival
  • Chip Timing (optional)



Event details and schedule

Run starts at 8:00 am

The pre-and-post race fiesta starts at 7am to 12pm with the first waves starting at 8am, and 8:05am for chip timing runners.  For the fun run/walk, start at 8:10am

For Packet Pick-up please check   www.tacosNbeer5k.com

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