Event Type 2 5K Marathon
🌈 Join Us for the Second Annual Rainbow Run/Walk 5K! 🏃♂️💨
🎉 Get ready to brighten your stride and support an incredible cause! The Coastal Bend Pride Center is thrilled to invite you to lace up your running shoes for our vibrant Rainbow Run/Walk 5K. This spectacular event is set against the picturesque backdrop of Cole Park in downtown Corpus Christi, marking a festive kick-off to Pride Month on June 1, 2024.
🕒 Early Birds Catch the Worm! Tickets will be up for sale March 1 and remain open online until May 31! Day of registration and check-in opens at 6:00 AM, with the race springing to life at 7:00 AM sharp. Note: there will be an extra charge of $10 per ticket for in person registration the morning of the race.
🌈 Race entry tickets are just $25, or make it a bundle with entry and a dazzling Rainbow Run/Walk T-shirt for $40.
👕 Grab your exclusive race T-shirt by securing your t-shirt inclusive ticket by 11:00 AM, May 27. Missed the deadline? A limited selection will be available for purchase on race day. Don’t miss out on sporting your rainbow pride!
Learn more from the event host: Coastal Bend Pride Center
(Saturday) 6:00 am - 8:08 am
2600 Ocean Dr. Corpus Christi, Texas
The Center’s dedication to mental health is evident in its counseling services, which cover a spectrum from individual to family therapy. They have a commitment to supporting the community's well-being, both mental and physical, with health screenings, HIV/STD prevention and education, and offering connections to LGBTQIA+-friendly healthcare providers.
Education and empowerment are also key missions of the Pride Center. They provide educational resources and training, aiming to increase LGBTQIA+ cultural competency and history awareness. The Pride Center actively hosts and organizes community events and programming to foster learning, networking, and advocacy for LGBTQIA+ rights and well-being.
Furthermore, the Pride Center's involvement goes beyond providing services. They engage in community outreach and education to the general public and health providers, ensuring a broader impact for their advocacy and support initiatives.
In essence, the Coastal Bend Pride Center stands as a beacon of hope, resources, and community for the LGBTQIA+ population in the Coastal Bend region, making it an invaluable asset to the area. It's a place where health, wellness, education, and advocacy intersect to support and elevate the lives of the LGBTQIA+ community and their allies.