Shrimp Festival 5K & 10K Races
The history of the Annual National Shrimp Festival Run dates back to 1977. Having its start as a 5 mile race that started and ended at Bayou Village in Gulf Shores, AL. Over the years the race has made many transitions, even taking a temporary leave of absence in 2010.
The race is an officially sanctioned event of the Annual National Shrimp Festival, produced by the Coastal Alabama Business Chamber. Working with a strong group of dedicated volunteers, the 2018 Annual National Shrimp Festival 5K & 10K races were the biggest and best to date.
All net proceeds of the run will benefit local charities in Coastal Alabama.
The 2022 race will take place the morning of Saturday, October 8th.
For a 2022 electronic application, click HERE.
Location, Date, & Time
Orange Beach Sportsplex
4385 William Silvers Pkwy
Orange Beach, AL 36561
Saturday, October 8th
• 10k starts at 7:30 a.m.
• 5k at 7:50 a.m.
Pick-up and late registration will take place at the Shrimp Festival site on Thursday & Friday from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m.
Or you can pick-up at the Sportsplex the day of the race from
• 6:30 a.m. to 7:00 a.m. for the 10k
• 6:30 a.m. to 7:30 a.m. for the 5k.