Tanger Outlets 8th Annual Fit For a Cure 5K Run/Walk New in 2016 – 1 Mile Fun Walk and Silent Auction

Publish Date: 
Tuesday, September 20, 2016

Branson, MO September 19, 2016 -- Tanger Outlets Branson, in conjunction with Event Sponsor Under Armour and Event Underwriter CoxHealth, will host the 8th Annual Fit for A Cure 5K Run / Walk Saturday, October 1 at 8am. In addition to the flattest 5K route in the county, a new 1 Mile Fun Walk with prizes for best adult, child and group costumes and a Silent Auction will take place with proceeds from all events benefiting Breast Cancer Foundation of the Ozarks.

Race day registration and package pick up for the 5K and 1 Mile Fun Walk will begin at 6am and registration will close at 7:30am. Ayo, American’s Got Talent Finalists will perform the National Anthem and the races will begin at 8am sharp with the awards ceremony following at 9am. All finishers will receive a medal and 5K awards will be given to the top 3 finishers and age category winners. Fun Walk awards will be given to the best adult, child and group costumes, Fun Family Team and Judges Favorite. The first 400 registrants will receive a goody bag and Under Armour Sponsored t-shirt. Pre-registration runs $25 for adults and $15 for children 12 and under. Registration may be made at Tanger Shopper Services or by visiting TangerOutlets.com/race. Pre-registration ends midnight Thursday, September 29 at which time the registration becomes $30. Teams/Groups of 8 or more should contact Shopper Services for a discounted rate at (417) 337-9328.

The Silent Auction will open at 7am and close at 10am. Over 40 items, with a retail value of over $8,000 are available for viewing on the Tanger Outlets Branson Facebook Photo Album page at www.facebook.com/TangerOutletsBranson. Items include a One Night Stay and Dinner for 2 at Buffalo Run Casino, Men’s Bulova Watch, Dinner for 2 at Montana Mikes, Florentina’s and McFarlains, Fine Art pieces – paintings, sculptures and a Bill Mack Bronze valued at $2,000, SwiftShots Family Session with free 20x30 canvas, $25 gift cards from ink, ink tattoos and piercings, oversized tote from Vera Bradley, kayak rentals from Kayak Branson, HVAC Service Certificates from Foreman Mechanical, a subscription from Branson Tri-Lakes News and a 3D Screening Mammogram and Radiologist Reading from The Women’s Center at CoxHealth Branson – plus numerous other items.

Tanger Outlets Branson awarded over $14,000 to BCFO in 2015 and looks forward to exceeding that amount in 2016 with the help of race participants and the following sponsors: Media Sponsors – Branson Tri Lakes News, Branson Visitor TV; Platinum Sponsor – Legacy Construction LLC; Gold Sponsors – Silver Dollar City, Tom Boyce Excavating, Turtle Creek Apartments Branson; Bronze Sponsors – Branson’s Famous Old Time Photos, CenturyLink, Queen City Roofing, Taney County Health Department, Titanic Branson, Westrock Orthodontics, White River Valley Electric; with special thanks to CountryMart Hwy 248, Empire Electric, Hiltons of Branson, Ozarks Coca Cola Bottling Company, Selfie Ur Selfie, SwiftShots, Thousand Hills Resort, TravelHost, and Tri-Lakes Culligan.

Tanger Outlets Branson is located at 300 Tanger Boulevard. For more information, visit www.tangeroutlets.com/Branson.

About Tanger Factory Outlet Centers, Inc.:
Tanger Factory Outlet Centers, Inc. (NYSE:SKT), is a publicly-traded REIT headquartered in Greensboro, North Carolina that presently operates and owns, or has an ownership interest in, a portfolio of 43 upscale outlet shopping centers and one additional center currently under construction. Tanger’s operating properties are located in 21 states coast to coast and in Canada, totaling approximately 14.7 million square feet, leased to over 3,100 stores which are operated by more than 490 different brand name companies. The Company has more than 35 years of experience in the outlet industry. Tanger Outlet Centers continue to attract more than 185 million shoppers annually. For more information on Tanger Outlet Centers, call 1-800-4TANGER or visit the Company's website at www.tangeroutlets.com.

About Breast Cancer Foundation of the Ozarks:
Breast Cancer Foundation of the Ozarks (BCFO) provides resources and support for local individuals and families impacted by breast cancer. BCFO seeks to reduce the physical, financial and emotional burdens of breast cancer on the communities served by the foundation. Support provided by BCFO is made possible through the generosity of individuals and businesses and through special grants. All contributions stay local. For more information about BCFO, visit www.bcfo.org or call 417-862-3838.