Oct 4, 2020 - San Luis Obispo CA


Welcome to the inaugural San Luis Obispo Mary Jane 5k & Music Festival!

  • All flat course along the Madonna Inn bike path
  • 5k (3.1 miles) and a Mary Jane Mile at Noon
  • All runners receive a finisher medal, tech shirt and goody bag
  • Runners / walkers receive a free plate of post-race street tacos
  • Runners / walkers receive a free glass of ice cold beer 
  • Race registration includes your gate pass to the music festival
  • Family 4 pack festival gate passes available at a discounted price
  • Live local bands starting at 10:30 am to …. you guessed it 4:20 pm
  • And yes plenty of vendors and food to enjoy all day long

Course Description:   REGISTER NOW

Mary Jane Mile :  Starts at Noon

(yes 1 mile)- $43

Mary Jane mile

Yes the Mary Jane mile is actually one mile chip timed course for beginners to speeders alike.    Set a new land speed record,  jog with friends or walk the entire mile that's cool too.  We just want you to  come join the fun!

5k - 3.1 miles

Earlybird - $43

After 4/1 - $51

After 6/1 - $59

5k - Race starts times: 

Wave #1 - 9 am  ~~  Wave #2 - 10 am ~~ Wave #3 - 11 am

Weekend warriors / Beginners / walkers:
Yes, very walker friendly course, all flat and loads of fun!  Take your time and enjoy the scenery, all levels of fitness are welcome at our events.

Middle of the pack runners:
Great course for a new PR (personal record) this year.  All flat course, nice wide bike path

Elite and Advanced runners: 
This all flat course along the bike path and a great way to test your speed

All Runners will receive:
Finisher medal
Race day athlete tech shirt
​Re-usable goody bag

Top 3 overall M/F in each race - Special Award
Top 3 each age group M/F - ALL RACE DISTANCES

Live band lineup so far  

10:30-11:15 (awaiting confirmation)

11:30-12:15 The Bonneville Phantoms 

12:30-1:15 Samba Loca

1:30-2:15 King Fu

2:30-3:15 ILL TIEMPO

3:30-4:20 Tripped Up


Did someone say tacos and beer?

 That's right we are proud to announce that all runners will be awarded a free glass of beer and a plate of street tacos at post race expo!  And yes you can buy more beers or plates of tacos  for $5 each (must be 21 or older for the beer) if your under 21 we will have a free rootbeer for you.  

Special note:  Friends and family can buy food and beer tickets for $5 each.


San Luis Obispo 5k Course


Race Day Oct 4, 2020

Race start times: 9am, 10am, 11am

Start at Meadows field at the Madonna Inn, head onto the bike path and take a right, trun around and head towards the opposite end of the bike path turn around and head back to the start line to start your second loop.