Hops & Half Shells

Hops & Half Shells 5K Trail Run/Walk

Saturday, November 14

| 8:30 a.m. One Mile 
| 9:00 a.m. 5K 

Come run the 5th Annual Hops & Half Shells 5K Trail.  This year we have added a one mile fun run/walk! Explore the beauty and natural surroundings of the Wakulla Environmental Institute, including sink holes, pine scrub forests and a natural land bridge. The exciting course will take participants on various surfaces and over small obstacles. Perfect for trail runners and walkers alike and a great way to spend a morning in the woods.

Race participants will also enjoy free delicious oysters farmed by the WEI's Oyster Aquaculture program and free local craft beer.

Proceeds from the race will support TCC student scholarships.


Wakulla Environmental Institute
4057 Crawfordville Highway (turn onto Preservation way)
Crawfordville, FL  32327


Pre-registration (by November 12)

5K General (with shirt) $20
5K General (no shirt) $15
5K TCC student (with shirt) $15
5K TCC student (no shirt) $10
One Mile (with shirt) $12
One Mile (no shirt) $10

Race Day (Register 7:30 a.m.)
5K - $25, with shirt (supply limited)
5K - $20, no shirt 
1 mile - $15, with shirt (supply limited)
1 mile - $12, no shirt

Early packet pick-up and pre-registration
Wednesday, November 11| 3-6 p.m.
TCC Foundation, 444 Appleyard Drive, Tallahassee, FL


  • Overall Male and Female
  • Overall Masters
    • Male and Female
  • Overall Grand Masters
    • Male and Female
  • Top TCC Male and Female Student
  • Top TCC Male and Female Employee
  • Top 3 Male and Female (By Age Division)
  • Medals for all 5K finishers

Thank you for your interest in Hops & Half Shells!

Online registration closes at 11:59 p.m. on Thursday, November 12.

Please register on-site. Registration will open at 7:30 a.m. on Saturday, November 14. 

Hops & Half Shells T-Shirt for 2020  Picture of the finisher medal for the Hops & Half Shells 5k

2020 Hops & Half Shells T-Shirt                         2020 5K Finisher Medal 





I know that running a trail race is a potentially hazardous activity. I should not enter and participate unless I am medically capable, physically fit, and properly trained. By selecting "yes" on agreeing to the waiver to participate acknowledges and certifies I am medically capable to participate in this event, I am in good health, and I am properly trained. I assume, appreciate, and understand any and all risks associated with this event including but not limited to injury or death resulting from falls, contact with other participants, effects of weather, including high heat and/or humidity, traffic and the conditions of the roads, all such risks being known and acknowledged by me. I agree to abide by all rules of the race and the decisions of the race officials relative to my ability to safely complete the run. I agree not to wear headsets or run with dogs during the race. Knowing these facts and in consideration of your accepting my entry, I hereby, for myself, my heirs, executors, administrators, or anyone else who might claim on my behalf, covenant not to sue, and waive, release and discharge all Tallahassee Community College officials, employees, volunteers, and all sponsors including their agents, employees, assigns, or anyone acting on their behalf from any and all claims or liability arising out of my participation in this event for death and personal injury, even if that liability arises out of negligence or carelessness on the part of the persons named in this waiver. The Release and Waiver extends to all claims of every kind and nature whatsoever, foreseen or unforeseen, known or unknown. The undersigned grants full permission for Tallahassee Community College and/or agents authorized by them to use any photograph, videotapes, motion picture, or any other record of this event for any legitimate purpose.