Join us for the 108th celebration of Mardi Gras! Galveston! We call it the best day ever!! You receive with your registration a festival shirt, mardi gras themed item*, and a cold beer at the finish! Wait, we go one step further a ticket to Mardi Gras that day is included. The schedule that day features 4 parades and 2 headline concerts. No Run has more Fun!!

Save the Date: Saturday, February 23, 2019

5K Only (No-Balcony) $35

– Super Fun Festival T-shirt

– Mardi Gras Themed Item* (first 150 registrations)

– FREE libations after the 5K & at Runner’s Happy Hour Packet Pick up at Beerfoot Brewery! 

– General Admission into Mardi Gras! Galveston on Saturday, February 23, 2019

Price Increase on Feb. 6th to $55

5K with 1/2 Day Balcony Ticket $80

– Super Fun Festival T-shirt

– Mardi Gras Themed Item* (first 150 registrations)

– FREE libations after the 5K & at Runner’s Happy Hour Packet Pick up at Beerfoot Brewery! 

– General Admission into Mardi Gras! Galveston on Saturday, February 23, 2019

– Balcony Party ticket for Saturday, February 23, 2019 12pm – 4pm

*T-shirt(s) cannot be guaranteed for registrations after Feb. 6th.

Event details and schedule:

  • Runner’s Happy Hour Packet Pickup- 2/15/19 Beerfoot Brewery 2816 Ave R 1/2, Galveston TX 77550 5p.m.-7p.m.
  • Packet Pick up #2-  2/22/19 Beerfoot Brewery 2816 Ave R 1/2, Galveston TX 77550 6p.m.-9p.m.
  • 9:30 am: Check-in/Registration/ Day of Packet Pick Up Opens
  • 10:45 am: Stretch/Warm up!
  • 10:55 am: Runners line up at the Start
  • 11 am: 5K RACE TIME

Course:

The Jolly Jester Jaunt 5K will start in the heart of Mardi Gras! Galveston’s Entertainment district under the famous Mardi Gras! Arch on 24th & Mechanic. Runners/ Walkers will jaunt inside the Entertainment District for an unforgettable 5K experience!

Group Package Deal

15+ participants

Get a great deal and some awesome perks when you enter as a group of 15 or more! Gather your families, friends, peers, neighbors, classmates, sororities/fraternities, church members, etc. to enjoy a full day of fun that kicks off with the Jolly Jester Jaunt 5k, carries you into the festivities of Mardi Gras! Galveston!, leads you up into one of our coveted balconies for a bird’s eye view of the parades, and maybe even into a parade yourself (see below)! Use group costumes to promote your business, celebrate a birthday, or attempt the entire cast of Game of Thrones. Get creative and have a blast! No run has more fun!

What you get:

  • Admission to Mardi Gras! Galveston! for day of race
  • Balcony access for day of race! (tickets are for balcony access only. Drinks must be purchased separately)
  • 1 free beer at Runner’s Happy Hour Packet Pick Up on Friday 2/21 at Beerfoot Brewery. (drink specials will also be offered for runners throughout happy hour)
  • 1 Free Bloody Mary
  • A special Mardi Gras themed gift
  • A super fun, festival T-shirt
Please contact Sarah Spak for pricing & to sign up!
sspak@yagaspresents.com