NOLA 5K is more than a race, it's an EVENT featuring a DJ, food trucks, vendors and a New Orleans style after race party. NOLA 5K runners vary in demographics and reasons for running. With no winners and official times, NOLA 5K caters to everyone - from first time runners to seasoned athletes. The NOLA 5K is proud to be a catalyst that inspires our participants to live a more active lifestyle, on top of HAVING A GOOD TIME!
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Event details and schedule
4:30 pm - GATES OPEN
If you attended pre-packet pickup you DO NOT need to check-in at the event.
5:30 pm - PRE-PARTY BEGINS
DJ comes on stage at 5:30 pm. If you’re coming to party, make sure to get there early and DANCE to get loose before the run! The pre-party will go on all the way up to the race starting at 6:30 pm.
6:30 pm - THE FIRST WAVE STARTS
Due to COVID-19, the first wave starts at 6:30 pm , additional waves will go off every few minutes. Don’t miss out on the start line experience with live DJ and giveaways!
You will find multiple party zones with live dancers, Selfie-Stations, and giveaways! We encourage you to dance and party as long as you like.
MAIN STAGE AFTER PARTY
After you cross the finish line the real party begins! On the main stage the DJ will bring the house down. Dance the night away with food, drinks, NOLA second line band, giveaways and much more!