The unique geography of Wasaga beach makes it a beloved destination for tourists throughout the year. People from various countries come here to enjoy themselves around the year. The town also boasts of a variety of activities and events that are organized by the local community and some are so big that they welcome visitors and tourists to volunteer.
People who are into winter sports can enjoy skiing and snowmobiling during the winter. People who love water sports can go kayaking and boat cruising for most of the year. There is something for every kind of tourist. If you want to relax at the beach, you can do so. If you would rather go for some adrenaline fuelled jet skiing, you could do that too. The events are similarly well-thought out so many different kinds of people can enjoy them. The Foam fest deserves a special mention.
The 5K Foam Fest is one of the events or festivals that are organized by the community for everyone. It is a one of a kind festival that is already drawing the attention of people from around the world. The festival, at first glance, is just a friendly obstacle race over the course of a day-long run. There are several twists that make it extremely entertaining. It is not a race for competitive people, rather a ‘run for fun’ kind of deal.
You can enjoy various obstacles and cover yourself in foam and mud over the course of the race. In some ways, it does test your mental and physical abilities. You can start practicing and training yourself for the fest early too. The entire race needs endurance and skill to keep on going till the very end. There may be some obstacles that may seem beyond your physical abilities and you can avoid them with the help of the support staff if you so want. There are over twenty-two obstacles in each course and all of them are fun to overcome or watch others struggle with – you have to crawl through mud pits and spider web forests. There is no scarcity of fun times as long as you are physically fit to enjoy it all.
The safety measures and management is highly professional here. You should be assured of your physical health before taking part, but even if you are not in peak condition to run, you can enjoy other activities too. The 5K Foam Festival also has ties with various charity organizations that help people to shape their lives better.
You can register for the festival online and book your tickets for other enjoyable events in Wasaga Beach. Your entry fee will include all the activities organized along the race course. Special kids’ zones and many activities are absolutely free. After all it’s a fun-filled festival. You can bring your friends and family and enjoy the day-long festival together.