St. Patrick's Day Shamrock 'n Roll Beach 5k AND Paws 2K

Sat March 16, 2024 New Smyrna Beach, FL 32169 US Directions


Shamrock & Roll 5k

$25 9:00AM EDT Price increases after March 15, 2024 at 1:01pm EDT

St. Patty Paws 2k (with your dog)

$25 9:05AM EDT Price increases after March 15, 2024 at 1:01pm EDT


101 Buenos Aires Street
New Smyrna Beach, FL US 32169


St. Patrick's Day Shamrock 'n Roll Beach 5K and Paws 2K



When: Saturday, March, 16th 2024 at 9:00am (Humans Only Run/Walk 5K) and 9:05am (Dog/Owner 2k)


Flagler Ave Boardwalk – Beach

101 Buenos Aires St

New Smyrna Beach, FL 32169

Schedule of Events

8am    Packet Pickup & Day of Registration Opens

9am  5K Run/Walk Begins (no animals allowed, south route) 

9:05am  Paws 2K Run/Walk Begins (Leashed-Dogs only with Owner, north route)

** St. Patty PAWS 2K Walk -- Restrictions - Dogs MUST be Leashed at all times. This activity is restricted to well-behaved dogs only. A vet will be on site, and each pup will get a poop bag. There will be a dog water station, however bringing your own is recommended. This is a fun run/walk (bib required for any dog on beach sand, 2k is not chip timed). Prizes given to best dressed/themed.

Shirts are only guaranteed for the first 350 registrations. During Registration Process it ONLY shows shirts still available. Therefor, if it allows you to select a shirt size, then you get that shirt size at pickup.



This is a BEACH run/walk in the sand. Sand may be soft, wet, or hard packed.

The race will Start and Finish on the beach; in front of the Flagler Ave Boardwalk in New Smyrna Beach.

Entry Fees - 5K Run/Walk
Present- March 15th  –       $25.00
 March 16th, at Race Start -  $30.00 (Must be cash, online with credit card, or check made out to Flagler Ave Business Association)

Entry Fees for PAWS 2K Run/Walk –   Pre-Registration – until March 15th : $25.00 & March 16th, Day of Event : $30.00

There is no early packet pickup. There WILL be day of registration and packet pickup near race start. $30 Cash or check only.

**Registration is non-refundable.



5K & 2K -- Race Specific Shirt (Guaranteed for first 350 registrations)

2K Only - Costume Prizes

5K & 2K - Finisher Medal

5K Only - Chip-Timed Bib          2K Only - Race Bib

5K  - Water Stop on route (pass twice); Water Refill Station at Start/Finish Line

5K & 2K - Free, Professional Race Photos – Available for free download after the event


After Race Celebration at Flagler Tavern (All Race Participants receive "Flagler Tavern Bucks" to use during the celebration)

Top Overall Male/Female, Top Masters Male/Female, and Top 3 Age Group Male/Female will be called up to stage at Flagler Tavern to be recognized, take photos, and receive additional "Flagler Tavern Bucks" to be used during celebration.

Top 3 male and female in the following age groups:

10 - 14
15 - 19
20 - 24
25 - 29
30 - 34
35 - 39
40 - 44
45 - 49
50 - 54
55 - 59
60 - 64
65 - 69
70 - 74
75 - 80, 80+



For More Information about events produced by the Flagler Avenue Business Association, please visit their website at:

Race Timing/ Scoring
The race will be professionally timed and scored.  Disposable, electronic chips will be attached to the bib number.  In order to get the best read possible, you need to wear your bib number unaltered on the front of your shirt pinned at all four corners. Do not have any clothing covering your bib number.

Results will be posted online concluding the event.


Rules & Frequently Asked Questions:

Where does the race take place?
This is a Beach Run/Walk in the sand. The race course begins on the beach near the boardwalk at the Flagler Avenue Beach Approach in New Smyrna Beach. 

When is Packet Pickup?
All packets (race bib number & event shirt) can be picked up on Saturday, March 11th between 8am-9am. Please have your registration number (email confirmation) with you for easy pickup. 

Will there be results posted at the race?
Yes. Race results will be posted near finish line. Results will also be available on this site after completion of race on the RESULTS tab.

Will there be a Finisher Medal?
YES, there is a finisher medal for this race! Registration includes an finisher medal, event shirt, race bib, free professional photographs, and a beautiful route along the beach.

Who gets the event T-shirt?
Only pre-registered runners that successfully complete the online registration and payment processes ten weekdays before the race are guaranteed a race t-shirt with registration. Pre-registered runners in the ten days leading to the race are first to receive their shirt and preferred size. The remaining shirts for walk-up registrations are available until they run out. Quantities and sizes are not guaranteed for day-of registrations.

Are dogs/animals allowed to participate in this event?
Dogs are only allowed on the beach when registered for the 2k. No dogs are allowed on the 5k route. 

What do I do with my personal items while I’m running?
Please plan to carry any items you bring or leave them in your vehicle. There is a bag drop option at the registration booth near start line. Please do not leave any valuable items at the bag drop.

Should I bring my own water?
YES!! Please plan to carry your own water or hydration. While on the beach, we try to limit our waste and pollution that may blow into the ocean. We encourage renewable and sustainable methods of water distribution at events to reduce our litter impact. We will have water bottles available.

How much does it cost?
Early registration is $25 per person. There is an online processing fee and taxes.

In person registration on March 11, 2023 is $30, cash, credit card online, or check made out to Flagler Ave Business Association only. (If race has not reached capacity)

Registration fees are non-refundable. We have a strict No Transfer policy.

Will the race be held if it's raining?
The race is a "rain or shine" event. All participants are encouraged to dress appropriately for the weather.

Will there be an awards ceremony?
Flagler Tavern hosts all participants and their guests to enjoy a Post Race Celebration. Each race participant will be given $5 Tavern Bucks at entrance, to be used on day of event during celebration party only. Overall Male/Female, Masters Male/Female and Top 3 Age Group Male/Female will be called to the stage at Flagler Tavern to be recognized, take a photo, and earn extra Tavern Bucks. There is NO award or plaque given. Results will be available online.

Where is parking?
The boardwalk parking at Flagler Ave Boardwalk has times and fees posted. If you park in the Flagler Ave Boardwalk parking lot at race start, you will need to pay daily fee or get a pass. However, there is free parking along Flagler Ave. There are a few free parking lots off of Flagler Ave as well. Obey all parking signs for locations for free and day-fee parking rules.


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