Running Through the Decades 5K Dash

Whether you’re 7 years old or 77 years old….the Running Through The Decades 5K Dash is just for you! It’s a running Time Machine that takes you from the sounds and sights of the 60s all the way to the big hits of today! Maybe you’re a child of the 70s? Maybe the 80s or 90s? No matter what your favorite decade was and/or is, this race is for you!! All proceeds benefit Boys & Girls Clubs of Charlotte County.

We STRONGLY encourage you to get dressed up for the Decade of your Choice! Mullets and Legwarmers from the 80s? Sure! Bell bottoms or clogs from the 70s? Sure! Maybe it’s a bouffant hairdo from the 60s….or maybe you want to go a little “Ga Ga” Or “Uptown Funk” with Bruno Mars…whatever the case, it’s all good!

There will be a DJ at the Race Finishing Area playing the hippest and hottest songs from all the Decades. I’m mean really…who can run without music??? We got it covered!!

Race Finishing Area

It will have Vendor and Sponsor Tables Set Up with food options and items to purchase, along with the Vibing music, water and sodas, and popcorn will be provided at no charge. Face Painting for kiddos will be provided as well. There will be two bounce houses and a balloon guy as well.


There will be awards given to race finishers, and Prizes will be awarded to the best dressed runners. The first 100 runners/walkers will receive a free race event shirt, so don’t wait too long to sign up and risk the chance of missing out on the cool race t-shirt.

We Welcome Fun, Enthusiastic, Costume Wearing Individuals of All Ages!! Whether you are an Avid Runner, a Novice or Walker, this race is For You!! It’s A Great Event For A Great Cause!! All proceeds benefit Boys & Girls Clubs of Charlotte County.

Go to to sign up today.

At: Laishley Park

Nesbit Street
Punta Gorda FL, 33950

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