Jail Break 5K

Lace up and make your escape.

Saturday, Oct. 19, 2024 | 8:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.

Old Town Trolley Tours and INK! (Investing in Kids) present the 8th Annual Jail Break 5K on Saturday, October 19, 2024 at 8:00 a.m.

At this Halloween event, runners "escape" from the authentic Old Jail and race across the Vilano Bridge to the Atlantic Ocean. Runners of all ages and abilities are welcome, and everyone is invited to dress up for the occasion. There's plenty to do for non-runners too with post-race festivities that include a costume contest sponsored by the Ghosts and Gravestones Tour.

Packet pickup is on Friday, October 18, 2024, between 4:30 - 6:30 p.m. at the Old Town Welcome Center, which is located at 1305 North Ponce de Leon Blvd. in St. Augustine.

Admission: The 5K is free for spectators. Participants register for $25.00 until April 15, $30.00 until June 16, $35.00 until August 31, $40.00 until October 18, and $45.00 on race day. The virtual 5K is $45.00.

When: Saturday, October 19, 2024, beginning at 8:00 a.m.

Where: The Old Jail is located at 167 San Marco Avenue in St. Augustine, Florida 32084.

About INK! (Investing in Kids): INK! provides innovative programs and classroom resources to promote academic success for all public school students in St. Johns County. Proceeds from the annual race support the teachers and students.

All photos courtesy of Old Town Trolleys.

Admission | Ticket Prices

Prices are subject to change.
5K Registration (until April 15)$25.00
5K Registration (April 15 - June 15)$30.00
5K Registration (June 16 - August 31)$35.00
5K Registration (September 1 - October 18 )$40.00
5k (race day registration)$45.00
Virtual 5K$45.00

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