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Bunny Palooza

April 16

Bunny Palooza 5K brings some fast rabbits to Bethany Beach

Athlete Guide – To be available here and emailed out to all registered participants by April 14th.

2019 Results

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The Quiet Resorts Charitable Foundation (QRCF) proudly present the 2022 Bunny Palooza 5K run or 1 Mile walk event.  The QRCF is partnering with the Lord Baltimore Elementary School as the primary beneficiary for this event.  They will be using the funds to improve their track.  Please Join us in celebrating the 2022 Bunny Palooza run/walk!

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How It Works

  1. Register – Choose your live or virtual event: 5K Run/Walk or 1 Mile Walk.
  2. Virtual Race – Walk or run ANY day from now until April 16th. Use a fitness watch or smartphone app to track your distance and time. Take a picture of your record.
  3. Share – Share photos on Facebook and Instagram!
  4. Live race/walk – Register online before April 7, 2022 and show up on Saturday, April 16th at the Bethany Beach boardwalk for the run or walk.  You must register by April 7th to guarantee your event shirt size.

LIVE  5K run or One Mile Walk

  • Run/Walk along the streets of beautiful Bethany Beach, DE and finishing on the boardwalk overlooking the Atlantic Ocean
  • The 5K is a chip timed event (chips are located on your bibs) by NOVA Timing Systems
  • The 1 Mile walk is not timed and bib without a timing chip will be provided.
  • Dogs are allowed on the 1 Mile Walk Only, dogs and strollers should start at the rear of the participants.


  • Rain or shine event
  • Walkers permitted in the 1 Mile or 5K (No walker awards)
  • Dog with Owners are permitted in the 1 Mile walk only.  Please start in the back of the walkers
  • Please have “doggy doo doo” bags with you and all messes must be cleaned up by the Owner
  • Strollers must start at the back of the 5K field or 1 mile walk
  • There are no refunds for any reason.


LIVE 5K or 1 Mile Walk – Bethany Beach, Delaware

Virtual 5K Run – Anywhere, Anytime

  • In a park
  • Your favorite residential route
  • A high school track
  • On a treadmill
  • Run one of the many trails in our beautiful state parks
Run with a friend and don’t forget your dog!


Online registration closes Thursday, April 14, 2022 at 5pm. Event shirts are not guaranteed for registrations after April 7, 2022.

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NOTE: There are NO refunds for any reason


Short-sleeve tech tee – Register by April 7, 2022 to ensure that you get an event shirt in your requested size.  

Custom “Bunny Palooza” BIBs

SWAG – To include SoDel discount coupons to everyone pre-registered by April 7, 2022.  Discounts on purchases during the event weekend at Ritas and other local merchants in Bethany Beach…. more to follow

Post Event at Mangos, Bethany Beach – This is included for all participants.  Non participants can purchase a wrist band for $5.  This event may be cancelled due to any health, weather, or other conditions that deem appropriate.


Share Your Results

Tracking with Runkeeper app
  • To track with Runkeeper and automatically submit your results, Learn How


Note: All fees are non-refundable or transferable for any reason.
  • 5K Registration – $30 until February 28, 2022, $35 from March 1st – April 14th, then $40
  • 1 Mile Walk Registration – $20 until February 28, 2022, $25 from March 1st – April 14th, then $30
  • Virtual 5K & 1 Mile Walk Registration – $25
  • Additional Event Shirts – $12
  • Post Party wristband for non-participants – $5

There are no refunds for any reason.


5K AWARDS (Live event only)

  • 1st Place overall Male and Female
  • 1st Place Masters Male and Female
  • 1st Place Grand Masters Male and Female (Over 60)
  • 1st, 2nd, 3rd Place 10 year age group Male
  • 1st, 2nd, 3rd Place 10 year age group Female


9 & under, 10-14, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70+

You must be present to receive your award.  We do not ship awards or event shirts.

Click Here For 5K Results


Register – Online Only until 5PM on April 14th

Friday, April 15th

Time: Noon – 3pm 

*Packet pick-up at Mangos Restaurant, 97 Garfield Pkwy, Bethany Beach, DE 19930.  We will have a very limited number of event shirts for anyone who registers after April 7th.  There’s no guarantee of event shirt availability for those who register onsite.

Saturday, April 16, 2022  – Bethany Beach Bandstand Plaza

Time: 8:00am – 8:30 am 

*Race day packet pick-up – Limited registration at Mango’s during this time

Time:8:55 am

*Mandatory Pre-Race meeting at the starting line

Time: 9:00 am 

*National Anthem at the starting line

*Kids “Fun Run” on Atlantic Ave new the 5K start line (Finisher medals for all participants in the kids fun run.

*Bunny Palooza – 5K Starts at Garfield and Atlantic Ave

*1 Mile Walk starts after the 5K at approximately 9:10

Time: 10:00 am

*HOD 5k Awards at the bandstand stage (we do not ship awards)

COVID GUIDANCE – At this time, following state and local guidelines, the below precautions are suggested and NOT mandatory.  This may changed depending upon any state/local guidelines:
*Face coverings are suggested for anyone who is not fully vaccinated at all times except when you are running.

5K Course Map

2022 Hair of the Dog Map

1K Course Map

map of 1 mile run for bunny palooa

Participant's Guide

View the 2022 Participant’s Guide.



April 16


Anywhere of your choosing


Quiet Resorts Charitable Foundation