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Netflix is a Joke Fest presents the first ever 2 BEARS 5K with Bert Kreischer & Tom Segura on May 7 at The Rose Bowl. Brought to you by Por Osos.

2B5K Comedian Runners
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Join the First Ever: 2 Bears 5k
with Tom & Bert!

The 2 BEARS committed to a 5K by May and instead of running just any old 5K, they’re running their own! Join Bert, Tom and many other celebrities this May 7, 2024 for the first ever 2 BEARS 5K presented by Netflix is a Joke Fest and brought to you by Por Osos.

All participants not only get the opportunity to party with the 2 BEARS team, but also receive a finisher medal, beer, and shirt (unless you’re Bert - we already know he won’t wear his), and sample some Por Osos.

2Bears 5k Tom Segura and Bert Kreischer

Not your mama’s 5K

Tom Segura and Bert Kreischer brought their unique brand of comedy to the streets, captivating fans and fellow comedians alike at the Rose Bowl. The event took place on May 7th, 2004 as part of the Netflix is a Joke Festival.

Write-up at LA Times by Ali Lerman
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The Podcast 2 Bears, 1 Cave

2 Bears, 1 Cave is one of the top comedy podcasts in the world hosted by best friends and stand up comics Bert Kreischer and Tom Segura. Every week they get together, share stories and laugh – usually about something ridiculous or improbable that Bert said. They talk a lot of sh*t and challenge each other over everything, but ultimately they really are besties. 

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Netflix is a Joke Fest is the biggest comedy festival in North America, and it's back and bigger than ever! The star studded celebration of comedy will feature over 500 live stand-up shows, special events, table reads, sketches and more with the best comedians and artists in the world.

For 12 days, the comedy community will take over more than 35 of LA’s most beloved landmarks, such as Hollywood Bowl, the Greek, the Dolby, the Forum, the Palladium, Orpheum Theatre, and the Wiltern, as well as historic comedy venues, including the Hollywood Improv, Largo, Laugh Factory, and The Comedy Store. Produced by Netflix in association with Live Nation

Bert and Tom with bottles of Por Osos

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Volunteer Become a Hero Behind the Scenes!

Join the volunteer team for the 2Bears5k and play a pivotal role in creating an unforgettable event experience. Whether you're setting up the course, assisting racers, or helping with festival activities, your efforts make the magic happen.

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Event Schedule

8:00 AM - On-Site Registration Opens
9:00 AM - Rose Bowl Field Festival Opens
9:00 AM - 10:45 AM - 5K Heats
3:00 PM - Festival Closes

The on-field festival space will open at 9:00AM on event day. The festival will
feature a variety of sponsors, experiential activations, food & beverage,
samples of Por Osos, and various other interactive activities.
Click Here for Full Schedule

Getting There/Parking


1001 Rose Bowl Drive, Pasadena, CA 91103 LOWER LOTS F&K 

Enjoy a stress free run by reserving a locker online by clicking THIS LINK. You will enjoy unlimited all-day access so you can come and go from your locker as much as you please! To guarantee a locker, reserve early and bring your rental confirmation email (on your phone or printed out).
Will I be timed? Runners will not be officially timed and no results will be posted. However, we encourage runners to use their own smart watches, etc. to log those unofficial PR's!
What do Finishers Earn? Runners that run, walk or crawl over the finish line will receive a Finisher Beer, Finisher Shirt and Medal, a Kodiak granola bar.
But I'm Just Here for the Beer! (Spectators) Every runner needs a cheering section! Register as a Spectator and join us in cheering on all our 5K runners, while enjoying the party (complete with food, games and entertainment!). Rumor has it, you'll probably be rubbing elbows with a lot of familiar faces in comedy!
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