Races start at the Boca Grande Community Center, which is on the National Register of Historic Places. You'll see beautiful views of Charlotte Harbor, run past the famous Gasparilla Inn, along scenic Gilchrist Avenue which is lined with palm trees and run on beautiful Banyan Street, named for the very large trees that line both sides of the street.
Boca Grande Community Center
131 First Street West, Boca Grande, FL 33921
SOUTHBOUND I-75: Exit at River Road (#191 – old #34) turn right and head south, turn left onto Pine Street, crossover McCall Road, Pine Street turns into Placida Road (S.R. #775), turn right at traffic light for Boca Grande (Boca Grande Causeway), go through first and second stop signs. Facility is located on left at third stop sign (corner of Park Avenue and First Street).
NORTHBOUND I-75: Exit at King’s Hwy. (#170 – old #31) and turn left and head west, turn right onto Veteran’s Blvd. (S.R. #776), turn left onto Gasparilla Road (S.R. #771), turn left at traffic light for Boca Grande (Boca Grande Causeway), go through first and second stop signs. Facility is located on left at third stop sign (corner of Park Avenue and First Street).
A portion of the proceeds goes to help support youth programs offered at the Boca Grande Community Center.
Boca Grande 5K