Sunday, October 29, 2023 @ 10AM
Welcome to The Brick Companies' Zombie Dash 5k, Kids Fun Run and Inflatable Costume Mad Dash!
Get ready for a fun-filled day perfect for the entire family featuring:
Fun and scenic 5k run course with lots of hidden zombies 🧟
Kids Fun Run 🏃
Inflatable Costume Mad Dash 🦖
Finish-line medals for all participants 🏅
Participant shirts for all registered 5k participants 👕
Skele-bration Zone with lots of tricks and treats, including local food and beverage vendors 🎃
5k entry includes one complimentary beer or non-alcoholic beverage 🍺
Bring your friends and family out to The Brick Companies Zombie Dash 5k & Kids Fun Run. A fun and festive event for all ages and abilities while supporting a great cause – all proceeds benefit the Smithsonian Environmental Research Center (SERC).
Date: Sunday, October 29, 2023
Location: Smithsonian Environmental Research Center (SERC), 647 Contees Wharf Rd, Edgewater, MD 21037
Time: 10 AM
Cost: Zombie Dash 5K - $40 | Kids Fun Run $20 | Inflatable Costume Mad Dash - Free
What to Expect at the TBC Zombie Dash 5k & Kids Fun Run:
8:00 am - Registration and bib pick-up opens
10:00 am - Zombie Dash 5k starts
11:00 am - Kids Fun Run
11:30 am - Inflatable Costume Mad Dash
11:40 am - Awards for Zombie Dash 5k - top 3 overall female / male (timed from gun start)
*schedule is subject to change
Race Bib Pick-Up:
Friday, October 27 | 3pm - 6pm @ The Brick Companies, 3168 Braverton Street, Edgewater
Sunday, October 29 | 8am @ Race Site, SERC
Expect lots of tricks and treats in the Skele-bration Zone! 💀 There will be something for everyone. Trick or treating, face painting, slime making, games and pumpkin decorating 🎃 for the kids. Great food 🍕 and beverage 🍺 options from local vendors, and incredible homemade baked goods. This event provides a great opportunity to come together to celebrate the spirit of community while raising money for a local cause. *Additional fees may apply for food and participation in kids activities.
Inflatable Costume Mad Dash:
Step into your favorite inflatable costume and wobble, we mean make a mad dash to the finish line. All participants of the inflatable costume mad dash must be registered and sign a waiver of liability. This is a free fun run and will not be timed. The distance is 200 yards.
The Smithsonian Environmental Research Center (SERC) provides science-based knowledge to meet the environmental challenges of the 21st century. SERC leads research on coastal ecosystems—where the land meets the sea—to inform real-world decisions for wise policies, best business practices, and a sustainable planet. A true hidden gem, the 2,650-acre environmental research and educational facility operated by the Smithsonian Institution is located on the Rhode and West Rivers near Edgewater in Anne Arundel County, Maryland. The large campus spans forests, wetlands, marshes, and 15 miles of protected shoreline. The site serves as a natural laboratory for long-term and cutting-edge ecological research. Learn more about SERC.
- Running strollers are permitted in the 5k.
- Pets are NOT permitted on the SERC property.
- There will be NO zombies as part of the kids' fun run.
- All participants must be registered and complete a waiver of liability.
- Running strollers are not permitted during the Inflatable Costume Mad Dash.
- Additional on-site fees may apply for food and participation in kids' activities.
- Registrations for 5k made after October 10 are not guaranteed preferred t-shirt size
See you in Edgewater at the Zombie Dash 5k & Kids Fun Run! Register now!
Partner with TBC and SERC for the Zombie Dash 5K and Kids Fun Run!
A fun family event to support Anne Arundel County families and SERC, The Brick Companies is delighted to offer businesses and organizations the opportunity to be involved. As a sponsor, you'll enjoy increased visibility to a diverse, engaged audience and association with a high-energy, community-driven event supporting Smithsonian Environmental Research Center (SERC). Join us in making a difference at the TBC Zombie Dash 5K and Kids Fun Run.
SPONSOR PACKAGE $500
Your logo is included on event marketing materials, flyers, website, registration, and on-site event banner
Mention in all event Facebook posts across all TBC properties' pages (approximately 7,000 followers) between Atlantic Marinas, The Golf Club at South River, Queenstown Harbor, and The Brick Companies.
Mention in TBC properties' (listed above) monthly eblasts reaching over 3,500 local contacts
Mention in SERC's eblasts (reach of 4,500) and SERC website
Designated exhibit space for your staff to attend and share materials with attendees
Opportunities to interact with Smithsonian scientists