Registration open for Tarpon Run

Lace up your athletic shoes and make plans to participate in the inaugural Tarpon Run set for Saturday, June 4.

The 5K run/walk, 2K walk and Kids’ Mini-Mullet Run event will take place at the Palmilla Beach Resort and Golf Club to benefit the Port Aransas Preservation and Historical Association.

Registration is underway for the 5K, 2K and the kids’ run. The 5K run/walk will begin at 7:30 a.m. The 2K walk will start at 7:45 a.m. and the Mini Mullet Run will begin at 9 a.m.

Register online at https://

The registration fee is $45 for the 5K and 2K and the kids’ run through Tuesday, May 31. The fee increases to $60 from June 1 through race day.

All runners will receive a race bib, T-shirt and race swag.

Awards will be given to the top three male and female runners in age groups in the 5K race. There are no age-group awards for the 2K and kids’ runs.

Race packet pickup is Friday, June 3 from 4 to 6 p.m. and 8 to 9 a.m. on Saturday, at Reds at Palmilla.

For more information, call Ashley Harris, PAPHA chief operating officer, at

PAPHA’s mission is dedicated to preserving the history of the fishing town. The programs include the Port Aransas Museum, the Farley Boat Works, the Scow Schooner and the Maritime Museum now under construction.

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