march, 2020

21mar7:30 AMDowntown Melbourne 5K Run/Walk7:30 AM 900 E. New Haven Ave


Event Details

A Harry Potter themed 5K Race
38th Downtown Melbourne 5K Run/Walk

Event Distance: 5K

Race Director: Vimarie Monopoli/Frank Webbe

Race Director Email: or

Beneficiary: The Haven

Click for Online Registration

Saturday, March 21, 2020
Wizardly Race House Start on the corner Municipal Lane between
New Haven and Strawbridge
(900 E New Haven Ave, Melbourne)

It’s time to bust out your running shoes, your finest house colors, and maybe brush up your best spells for the Downtown Melbourne’s Harry Potter-themed 5K Run/Walk!!
The magic happens when a community comes together to support each other!
Proceeds benefit THE HAVEN, a residential and therapeutic home for children removed from their families due to abuse, neglect, or abandonment.

Registration Timetable:

  • Online at until March 19th at 11:59 pm
  • In Person at Running Zone on Wickham Road (between Parkway and Post Road)
  • By mail to Running Zone (3696 N Wickham Road, Melbourne, FL 32935)
  • Checks payable to The Haven
  • Packet Pickup & Registration – Friday, March 20th from 10:00 AM to 6:30 PM at Running Zone (3696 N Wickham Road, Melbourne, FL 32935)<
  • Race Day Packet Pick-Up & Registration begins at 6:30 AM at Wizardly Race House Start on the corner of Municipal Lane between New Haven and Strawbridge

Space Coast Runners Youth Series

The Space Coast Runners Youth Series aims to include youth in organized runs so as to encourage participation and interest in running and fitness. There will be no charge for these runs, but parents must sign a participation waiver on the morning of the race. Distances: 1/4 mile &  1/2 mile.

School Challenge
All children under the age of 18 may register for a special reduced fee of $20. The School (public or private) that has the most registrations for the 5K will earn a special award to be presented at the results following the races.

Team Challenges
All teams must have a minimum of 4 members.  The fastest team in each category will receive an award: All Male, All Female, Co-Ed, & HOUSE CUP, given to the best dressed House (minimum of four members).

Individual Awards
Male & Female: Top 3 Overall, Top Masters (40+), Grand Masters (50+), Senior Grand Masters (60+)
Age Groups (top 3 male & female): 10 & Under, 11-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75-79, 80-84, 85+

Fees:      $25 until March 19th  
                $20 for students 18 & under until March 19th
                $22 for SCR Members until March 19th
                $30 March 20th & Race Day

Download the Downtown Melbourne 5K 2020 Registration Form Here!!!

Click to Enlarge Course Map


(Saturday) 7:30 AM


New Wizardly Race House Start (corner of Municipal Lane)

900 E. New Haven Ave