Show your compassion with the Fast Before The Feast. Before sitting down for a big Thanksgiving dinner, participate in a race whose proceeds go to help stock local food shelves for those less fortunate. ForHugo and White Bear Lake food shelves, "Fast Before The Feast" is an significant food drive that helps them meet the needs of the community. This year we hope you'll help us raise 10,000 lbs of food. We estimate it will take 2100 participants to reach this attainable goal.
Start the season of giving by registering for this race and making a food or cash donation the morning of the race.The great folks at Caribou Coffee will be on hand with coffee and hot chocolate, and they have generously donatedcoupons for anyone bringing food items. 200 free drink coupons, 250 buy-one-get-one-free kids' drinks with purchase of a large, 750 $1 off coupons good for any Caribou purchase, Ten $10 Caribou Cards for door prizes and 800 Blue Berry Muffins for after the race...go Caribou!Local businesses donate gift cards, services and more to be used in a raffle on race day.
It's easy to get into the drawing, just donate food or cash for the food shelves for your bib number to be entered. Drawings will be held during the race; check in with your race number after finishing to see if you’ve won (must be present to win)!
Race Start/Finish at Tri Fitness
Kids Run at 8:00 am
10K at 8:15am
5K at 8:30am
Race cancellation and weather policy:
Events may be delayed, shortened or in rare circumstances cancelled, due to inclement weather. This includes lightening, wind, heat, snow, or the threat of imminent severe weather that may harm or injure participants, staff, set up crew and bystanders. Event time frame includes setup, race and teardown. All possible attempts will be made to contact those involved by email, website and social media. No refunds or transfers allowed.