Attention Runners: Lace Up Your Sneakers for the 2019 Tour des Fleurs on Saturday Morning
This Saturday, September 21st, Dallas Arboretum, and Botanical Garden will present Tour des Fleurs on the lakeside trail of White Rock Lake. Touted as "Dallas' best post-race party," this year's party is a huge celebration featuring live music from the Emerald City All-Stars band. Don’t miss it this weekend!
Tour des Fleurs has become a tradition for more than 3,000 runners. The event offers over $10,000 in cash prizes for overall winners in both the quarter marathon and half marathon. The three prize-winning race categories include Open Women and Men, Masters Women and Men and Age Group Awards. Overall and Master awards are based on time and are recorded in the order they cross the finish line.
Hydration stations with water and supplements will be available along with both courses with plenty of water and inspiration. After the race, participants can stay and enjoy complimentary food, beer, and other beverages, and freebies from a variety of Tour des Fleurs sponsors. Massage therapists will also be on hand to relax tired post-run muscles!
The mission of the Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden is to build and maintain a public venue that promotes the art, enjoyment, and knowledge of horticulture while providing opportunities for education and research. Located on the shores of White Rock Lake, the Arboretum’s 66 acres include a complete life science laboratory with endless potential for discovery. The Arboretum has a 75-member Board of Directors, 120 full-time paid staff members, 50+ part-time paid staff members, and more than 273 active volunteers.
Do your part to support the Dallas Arboretum at Tour des Fleurs 2019! Registration ranges from $65 to $75 and fees are non-transferable and non-refundable. If the race is canceled due to extreme weather, the race will not be rescheduled, and all fees paid will be donated to Dallas Arboretum. Register online today at www.tourdesfleurs.com.
This event promises to be a fun time! Join your family, friends, and neighbors of South Pointe Apartments in Dallas, Texas and see what all the buzz is about!
Saturday, September 21, 2019—7:00 AM
Event Venue Location:
Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden
8525 Garland Road
Dallas, Texas 75218