Jacksonville Porchfest 5K


Saturday, November 3, 2018

5K at 11:00 AM | 1 Mile at 11:45 AM

Race Results

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Join Us!

Run through the historic streets of Springfield right before the start of the 5th annual Jacksonville Porchfest! Porch bands will be playing along the course!

The family-friendly free Porchfest event features musicians from many genres. Organizers have selected more than 30 acts to play on porches throughout the historic district. Attendees stroll from porch to porch and “camp out” on front lawns as they enjoy live, local talent.

  • Shirts to all participants
  • Custom finisher medals to all finishers
  • Bands playing on porches during the run/walk
  • Post race celebration in Klutho Park right after the run
  • Food trucks and live band at post-race celebration
  • Free Beer

Entry Fees

5K1 Mile
Through September 30th$25$5
October 22nd - November 2nd$30$10
Day of Race$35$20

Sorry, there are absolutely no refunds or entry transfers!

Register Now!


» Click Here to Register Online

Online registration closes early. After online registration closes, you can still register in any 1st Place Sports store or on Race day.

In person:

You can register at any of our 1st Place Sports stores on our instore computers with no processing fee.

Packet Pickup

Packets will be available for pick up at the 1st Place Sports Baymeadows location on Thursday, November 1st and Friday, November 2nd from 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM. All packets will be moved to the race site for raceday pick up beginning an hour before the race.


Awards will be presented to the top three men and women overall, first master’s male and female overall, and the top three in each of the following male and female age groups: 10 & under, 11-13, 14-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75-79 and 80+.


Post Race Celebration

Playing during the race along the route from 11-11:45 will be Al Poindexter along with Doug and Heather. Music starts on the main stage in Klutho Park at noon! Food trucks and artisan booths open at noon, and porch performances run from 1:00 pm  to 5:00 pm!


Parking is available on Main Street, at Florida State College,  and near Confederate and Klutho Parks. Please do not park within the festival borders due to road closures.

Click here for 2018 PorchFest Road Closures