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Tijuana Flats Isn’t Cooling Down Anytime Soon

–Tijuana Flats Sponsors 47th Annual Summer Beach Run Being Held on August 20th in Jacksonville–

ORLANDO, Fla. (August 11, 2011) — Tijuana Flats is celebrating summer’s end with a run on the beach. The 47th annual Summer Beach Run and its unforgettable post-race celebration will be hosted by Tijuana Flats. This family-friendly event will benefit the restaurant’s “Just In Queso” Foundation which provides aid to individuals, communities and organizations in need.

Participants will not cross the finish line empty-handed. Directly after the race, runners will be treated to free food provided by Tijuana Flats, beer and live music. This event is the perfect opportunity to bring friends and families together to help the community, have fun and stay fit.

WHAT: Tijuana Flats Summer Beach Run Sponsored by Tijuana Flats and Presented by JTC Running

  •  The event includes both a five mile and a one mile fun run with a portion of the proceeds from the race benefiting the “Just in Queso” Foundation.

WHEN: Saturday, August 20, 2011 at 6:30 p.m.

WHERE: Jacksonville Beach Seawalk Pavilion, 75 North 1st Street, Jacksonville, FL 32250


  • The five mile run will take place at 6:30 p.m., and the one mile fun run will begin at 6:35 p.m.
  • Cash prizes and beach towels will be given to winners at the award ceremony beginning at 8:00 p.m.

“Being an active part in the community is very important to us,” said Tijuana Flats Owner and CEO, Brian Wheeler.  “The Summer Beach Run not only allows us to this, but raise money for the ‘Just In Queso’ Foundation at the same time.”

To sign-up or for more information about the event, visit http://www.1stplacesports. com/sbr.html.  To learn more about Tijuana Flats, visit