Ringling Bridge 5K/10K Sunday, April 28, 2024 banner with Education Foundation of Sarasota County and Florida Blue logo, a register now button, and the text Get Ready, Go Further, with a race in the background

The Ringling Bridge 5K/10K+ Well-Being Expo

The Ringling Bridge 5K/10K Run and Well-Being Expo occured on April 28, 2024, and the Education Foundation of Sarasota County is grateful for all who participated. It was a great celebration of students and teachers, which we hope to host again next year! Special thanks to all our sponsors and to all the organizations who were part of the expo.

Participants beginning the race at the Ringling Bridge 5K/10K Run.
Visitors at booths during the Well-Being Expo at the Bay: Civic Green Lawn.

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Ringling Bridge 5K/10K Run Maps

If you’re participating in the run on Sunday, here are the routes:

The Ringling Bridge 5K/10K Run

What: The Education Foundation of Sarasota County is proud to host a run across the iconic Ringling Bridge! There are several options for runners and families—5K, 10K, and a family fun run. The run supports student and teacher programming, helping students to get ready and go further.

Where: The race starts at The Bay: Civic Green Lawn / 801 N Tamiami Trail  / Sarasota, FL 34236

Parking will be available at Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall. 


5K: $40 (Nov. 11 – Jan. 1); $45 (Jan. 2 – Apr. 5); $50 (Apr. 6 – Apr. 27)
10k: $50 (Nov. 11 – Jan. 1); $55 (Jan. 2 – Apr. 5; $60 (Apr. 6 – Apr. 27)

Well-Being Expo

What: In conjunction with the Ringling Bridge 5K/10K Run, we will host the Well-Being Expo, which will bring together youth-serving, community, and education partners whose services help students and teachers thrive. You can find resources and relationships that will build resiliency and well-being. We’ll also have food trucks and fun. Come out and visit.

Where: The Bay: Civic Green Lawn / 801 N Tamiami Trail / Sarasota, FL 34236

When: 7 a.m. – noon

Vendor openings still available! Interested in having a booth at the expo? Contact Kayla Bailey.

Student registration fee: $25

The Fun Run is free.

The registration fee includes a T-shirt and a finisher medal. Team registration and student registration pricing is available. (Register by 3/30 to guarantee your shirt size.)

Sponsorships available! You can help support this exciting event by becoming a sponsor. Get started now!

Education Foundation of Sarasota County Ringling Bridge 5K/10K Run Men's & Youth Tee and Women's Tank with image of white shirts and tank tops with the run logo and sponsors

Become a volunteer

Want to get involved and champion students and teachers? We have many volunteer opportunities and would love your help.



Presenting Sponsor

Florida Blue Your Health Solutions Partner

Silver Sponsor

Elizabeth Moore logo with a bird on a branch
Observer You. Your neighbors. Your neighborhood.

Bronze Sponsor

Stan Rutstein RE/MAX Alliance Group Commercial Real Estate
Sarasota Ford
Sarasota Memorial Urgent Care Centers
Suarez Architecture logo
Tandem Construction

In-Kind Sponsor

Durti Runners logo with shoe print and person running and the URL durtirunners.com
Fit 2 Run The Runner's Superstore logo
Logo showing a man running up on gears with and the words Functional Performance
Gecko's Grill & Pub www.GeckosGrill.com with lizard logo on pick lettering
Oyster Rock Hospitality Logo with an oyster image and the Anna Maria Oyster Bar and Cafe L'Europe logos
Sarasota County Schools Logo

Well-Being Expo Partners and Sponsors

Also Youth
Asolo Repertory Theatre
Child Protection Center
Education Foundation of Sarasota County
Embracing Our Differences
Florida Blue
Forty Carrots
Girls, Inc.
Healthy Teens
Sarasota County Schools
Sarasota Housing Authority Youth Thrive
Sarasota Memorial Hospital – Urgent Care
Teen Court
Telement / Dr. Stacie Herrera
YMCA of Southwest Florida

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