Families will delight in the chance to get healthy and have fun together in the new year with the second annual Capes and Crowns Fun Run and 5K on Saturday, Jan. 30, at 9 a.m. in The Village of Baytowne Wharf, to benefit The Tree House Episcopal Montessori School.

Kids of all ages (and parents alike) may dress up as their favorite superheroes or fairytale princesses, although not mandatory. The 5K begins at 9 a.m., and the Half-Mile Fun Run at 10 a.m. on Jan. 30. Prizes of $50 gift certificates to The Bay restaurant will be awarded to the top two overall finishers (male and female) of the 5K race.

Tickets are available at Capesandcrowns.com and are $45 per individual registration for the 5K, and $30 to register for the Half Mile Fun Run. An early bird $10-off registration discount will be offered through Jan. 20 ($20 for fun-run and $35 for 5K).

Race-day festivities include face painting, superhero and princess appearances from Enchanted Parties, Zumba by Fit Your Way on 30A, and post-race craft beer compliments of Grayton Beer Company.

All proceeds will benefit local education efforts at The Tree House Episcopal Montessori School.

Capes and Crowns is proudly presented by The Tree House Episcopal Montessori School and sponsored by The Village of Baytowne Wharf, John Lee Nissan Mazda, C.W. Roberts Contracting and Daniel Uhlfelder Attorney at Law, Foundations Medical Center, Abrakadoodle Art Education and Grayton Beer Company.

Packet pick-up occurs the day before the race on Friday, Jan. 29 from 2 p.m.-5 p.m. at Christ the King Episcopal Church located at 480 North Highway 393 in Santa Rosa Beach and also on race day Saturday, Jan. 30 from 6 a.m.-8 a.m. at the Village of Baytowne Wharf.

NOTE: 5K registered participants are welcome to participate in the Half Mile Fun Run with their 5K bibs. (No need to purchase two registrations per person).

About The Tree House Episcopal Montessori School:

The Tree House Episcopal Montessori School’s mission is to create an environment where families and educators come together to support children in reaching their highest potential in order to positively impact the community. The Tree House provides an enriching and loving Christian environment for those seeking a high-quality Montessori experience for their children. The Tree House is unique in its commitment to a small school setting where children develop a lifetime love of learning.

Event details and schedule:

• Jan. 11: Regular Registration, $45 for 5K / $30 for Fun Run

• Jan. 29: Packet Pickup, 2 p.m.-5 p.m., Christ the King Episcopal Church, 480 N. County HWY 393, Santa Rosa Beach, Fla. 32459

• Jan. 30 - Race-Day Packet Pickup, 6 a.m.-8 a.m., The Village of Baytowne Wharf, 9100 Baytowne Blvd, Miramar Beach, Fla. 32550

• Jan. 30 - Race Day, 9 a.m. 5K starts 10 a.m. Half Mile Fun Run starts