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Sat December 16, 2023 Gretna, LA 70053 US Directions



River Shack Gretna
714 1st St
Gretna, LA US 70053


Join us for the Ole Man River Run & Walk on Saturday December 16, 2023, a scenic and festive event that celebrates the spirit of the Mississippi River. Whether you want to challenge yourself with a 10K run, enjoy a scenic 5K walk, or cheer on the kids in the 1-mile run, there's something for everyone at this annual celebration of fitness and community. After the race, treat yourself to some delicious red beans from River Shack, beer from Crescent Crown, and snacks from Chee Wees, all while cheering on your fellow participants.

Don't miss this opportunity to have fun, get fit, and support a good cause. Register today and get ready for the Ole Man River Run!

Race Day Event Schedule:

  • 7:00 am - Packet Pickup & Late Registration Begins
  • 8:00 am - 1-Mile
  • 8:30 am - 10K & 5K

Shirts are not guaranteed to race day registrants. Please arrive early!

This is the final Grand Prix race of 2023. Make sure to sign up to earn your points!

The 10K and 5K courses will be flat and fast atop the Mississippi River Levee, with both being USATF certified. The 10K will be a Crescent City Classic 10K qualifying event, allowing for participants to compete for seeded spots at the Spring race. More details HERE.

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