February 29 | 10am - 2pm

Schedule

Farmer Jeanne & Mo the Sloth

Your participation in the Cow Key Channel Bridge Run supports the Monroe County Sheriff's Animal Farm. Throughout the history of the Cow Key Bridge Run we have raised LOTS of "moolah" for the animals (including proceeds from raffle of this monstrous trophy) and we're looking forward to doing it again this year!

Happy Hour Pick Up Party

Friday, February 28, 2020
4:00pm - 6:00pm
Green Parrot Bar  (601 Whitehead Street)
  • Pick up your shirts and race bibs.
  • Have a drink with fellow runners.

Main Event: Cow Key Bridge Run

Saturday, February 29, 2020

ARRIVE
10:00AM - 12:00PM

  • Registration opens at 10:00am on the Key West side of the bridge.
  • T-shirt pick-up for registered runners. •Bib and swag sales for new registration.
  • 50/50 raffle and photo ops with our mascot, Mo The Sloth (A real, live sloth!)
  • Costume judging starts at 10:30am. Watch for judges in orange shirts.
  • Pack a cooler, dress like a cow and watch the madness unfold.
  • Free parking provided by Marriott Beachside Hotel in their main garage.
  • Enjoy a cocktail at the Marriott’s pool bar before heading to the bridge.

OPENING CEREMONIES
11:45AM

  • Introduction of our Grand Moo-arshalls.
  • Ceremonial Ribbon Cutting and Milk Blessing.
  • World-famous Ringing of the Cow Bells.
  • Don’t forget to bring your bell.

THE RUNNING OF THE COWS
HIGH NOON

  • Heat 1:  1st Place Contenders (22.3 seconds is the record to beat)
  • Heat 2:  Pets with Humans (and humans with pets)
  • Heat 3:  Relay Teams (bring your own milk bottle baton)
  • Heat 4:  The Walking Cow Stampede (main crossing)
  • Heat 5:  Slowest

104.9 THE X FINISH LINE PARTY
10:30AM – 12:30PM

  • Stop by the finish line and join Gary on the air.
  • Check out the growing collection of auto-moo-biles.
  • Hear tasty riffs from Tim Marshall Curtis and Ross Pipkin.
  • Sample rum from Key West’s First Legal Rum Distillery.

ABSURD HERD PARTY PARADE
12:15PM

  • Join the parade immediately after you cross the bridge and join your weirdo friends as we travel a hop, skip & jump down North Roosevelt to the Survivor's Party at the new Sunset Green Event Lawn behind Rum Row.

SURVIVORS PARTY
12:30 - 3:00PM
Sunset Green Event Lawn, Rum Row Bar, Gates Hotel

  • DJ, food truck, full bars, pool, corn hole, dancing and free parking.
  • Key West Weekly Newspaper Golden Calf Awards.
  • Celebrate your success with booze. You deserve it.
  • Pets welcome.