Contact: Jenna Bardroff

Telephone: 941-730-4745







At Cedar Lakes Woods & Gardens on January 6th, 2018


December 12, 2017, Williston, FL – Devil’s Dash, one of the most unique 5K/10K adventure races in Florida is back – bigger and better for 2018! The event, occurring on January 6th from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at Cedar Lakes Woods & Gardens features overs 20 different natural and eco-friendly obstacles, including mud traps, log piles, hills, challenging terrain, cargo nets, and more, and a festival open to the public with discounted admission to the botanical garden, speakers, live music, kids activities, face painting, plant-based foods, eco-friendly vendors, yoga, eco-trivia, and more!

Cedar Lakes Woods & Gardens is a unique non-profit botanical garden, created from a 100-year-old retired lime rock quarry. With over 50 separate garden displays, magnificent waterfalls and koi ponds, hiking trails, and many breathtaking views, the gardens offer adventures for all ages. Garden admission is included with the cost of registration for race participation. Guests are invited to the Eco-Friendly Adventure Day Festival for a discounted admission of $8/adult and $5/child (free for children under 6).

The event’s featured speaker is Plant Powered Pro Body Builder, Korin Sutton from Miami, Florida. Korin has won numerous bodybuilding awards and has been featured as a speaker at many large events throughout Florida, including Tampa Bay Veg Fest, Orlando’s Solutionary Peace Walk & Festival, Gainesville VegFest, and many others. We are honored to welcome him to the 2nd Annual Eco-Friendly Adventure Day.

Race participants can register at All race proceeds and donations will be applied to animal rescue and care, education programs, and garden enhancements. All participants will receive a race t-shirt, plant-based snacks and refreshments, and finisher award made from eco-friendly materials. Awards are also given to the fastest overall male and female, as well as to female and male winners in each age category.

“There are no other races that I know of that compare to the educational experience of Devil’s Dash – signs with facts about protecting the environment are posted at each obstacle throughout the course, giving racers an opportunity to not only have fun and compete with other adventurers, but also to learn and take away information that is truly important to protecting their own personal health and ecosystems.”  ~K. Layton, Volunteer Event Coordinator for Solutionary Events

Devil’s Dash 5K/10K Eco Friendly Adventure Day and Eco Friendly Adventure Day Festival are presented by Solutionary Events, a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization with a mission to create healthy, compassionate, and environmentally sustainable communities through leading socially responsible educational events all throughout the state of Florida. Solutionary Events is proud to partner with Cedar Lakes Woods and Gardens for another amazing day of taking action for health and the environment. Other major sponsors include Richard Ritari, Solutionary Species, VegFund, Natural Awakenings, and Treeumph Adventure Course.

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For more information regarding Devil’s Dash, Eco Friendly Adventure Day, Solutionary Events, or Cedar Lakes Woods & Gardens, please contact Jenna Bardroff at 941-730-4745 or email at