Get a good running start on your journey into movie magic by obtaining your official race packet with epic t-shirt and superstar race bib, Saturday, March 9, 1:00 to 4:00 pm, at the Health and Fitness Expo at Ivy Station, 8840 National Bl., Culver City, 90232. Enjoy the inspirational Olympic Torch Relay and goofy Celebrity Trike Race prelims while you're there. You may pick up packets for other registrants by presenting a copy of their confirmation email, ID, and signed waiver. Be refreshed for the race of the century by hitting the sack an hour earlier on Saturday night, because clocks advance an hour for Daylight Savings Time.
Check-in begins at 7:30 am on Oscar Sunday to receive your race packet, enjoy the Health and Fitness Expo, and warm up with certified fitness trainers in Zumba, Silver Sneakers and Body Works before your adventure across 100 iconic movie and TV scenes by Hollywood’s greatest stars. Arrive early for complimentary subterranean parking at Ivy Station. Check your bike, scooter and gear for free at the Health and Fitness Expo. Please do not leave valuable items in the gear tent, as the Screenland 5K committee will not be responsible for any losses.
Remember to spring forward for daylight savings time!
On race morning, please attach your bib number to your attire so it is visible and get ready to foil the Wicked Witch of the West as you follow the yellow brick road with Dorothy and Toto in the race of the century. Run past famous studio soundstages and retrace the steps of Hollywood's greatest stars in 100 storied scene locations, celebrating the centennials of MGM and the Culver Hotel. Stride like a superstar onto the red carpet after your Oscar winning finish with the paparazzi close behind.
Cool down after your Academy Award winning finish on the red carpet, flashing your medal and enjoying entertainment, refreshments, costume contest, prizes, awards, and the Celebrity Charity Trike Races.
Be courteous and respectful to everyone around you. Follow any directions provided by race officials, volunteers, and law enforcement. Runners keep to the left; walkers and entrants with strollers stay right. If running with small children, please watch and direct them through the race. For reasons of safety and security, as requested by municipal and affiliated agencies, only registrants will be allowed on the course and in the finish chute area when the race starts at 9:20 am. Friends and family are welcome to meet up with participants at the Health and Fitness Expo at Ivy Station. All guests are encouraged to participate, 7:00-9:00 am, in the free Play Streets. Bike, scooter, skate and walk in the car-free environment to recreational and dining options along the Screenland 5K course.
Screenland 5K strives to be a sustainable, zero-waste event. Please limit use of bottles and other containers.
Take the opportunity to browse, dine and shop at Ivy Station, the Platform, hip and historic downtown Culver City and other places along the course.
To claim lost items and be reunited with friends, visit the lost & found area at the complimentary gear check tent at the Health and Fitness Expo at Ivy Station.