Festival Park, Aberdeen, MD, 21001, Harford County, Maryland, US

Start Date

08/21/2021

Activities: Running race, Virtual race, 5K (3.1 Miles), 1 Mile

The 2nd Annual MERMAID RUN 5K and MERMAID MILE FUN RUN will take place on Saturday, August 21, 2021 at Festival Park in Aberdeen, MD

5K Race start is 8:00 am, followed by the Mermaid Mile start soon after

The 5K Race will be professionally chip-timed by Blue Cheetah Sports Timing and offers a marathon-quality 5k finisher's medal and event shirt for all participants.

The course is USATF Certified - Fast and FLAT!  Costumes are encouraged, and we will have music and prizes!

Proceeds will benefit the Maryland TEARS Foundation, a non-profit offering financial assistance to help with the cost of infant burial or cremation expenses as well as emotional support including online support groups and remembrance gatherings. www.thetearsfoundation.org

This event is rain or shine; no refunds will be offered due to inclement weather or other reasons.

Bracket/Division Details & Fees:

  1. 5K Run or Walk

    Activity Starts: 8/21/2021 08:00 - Activity Ends: 8/21/2021 10:00
    Registration opens : 1/12/2021 14:19
    Activity type: Running race
    Requires Date of Birth
    Requires phone number
    Giveaway(s): T-Shirt
    Registration Periods:
    • Registration opens : 1/12/2021 14:19
      Registration closes : 6/30/2021 23:59
      Race fee : $25.00
      Processing fee : $2.45
    • Registration opens : 7/1/2021 00:00
      Registration closes : 8/21/2021 07:00
      Race fee : $30.00
      Processing fee : $2.74


  2. Mermaid Mile

    Activity Starts: 8/21/2021 08:05 - Activity Ends: 8/21/2021 10:00
    Registration opens : 1/12/2021 14:19
    Activity type: Running race
    Requires Date of Birth
    Requires phone number
    Giveaway(s): T-Shirt
    Registration Periods:
    • Registration opens : 1/12/2021 14:19
      Registration closes : 6/30/2021 23:59
      Race fee : $20.00
      Processing fee : $2.16
    • Registration opens : 7/1/2021 00:00
      Registration closes : 8/21/2021 07:00
      Race fee : $25.00
      Processing fee : $2.45


  3. Mermaid Virtual 5K

    Virtual 5K racers have 1 week to submit results, manually or using RaceJoy. Packet shipping is included for virtual racers
    Activity Starts: 8/21/2021 08:05 - Activity Ends: 8/21/2021 10:00
    Registration opens : 1/12/2021 14:19
    Activity type: Virtual race
    Requires Date of Birth
    Requires phone number
    Giveaway(s): T-Shirt
    Registration Periods:
    • Registration opens : 1/12/2021 14:19
      Registration closes : 8/21/2021 23:59
      Race fee : $30.00
      Processing fee : $2.74


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