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Fitness | Celebrating 50 Years of Sesame Street

A historic event is coming to Manila on August 17, 2019.  Sesame Street, the famous and well loved children's television show in the world is turning 50 and Heroes Pte Ltd is bringing the first ever Sesame Street Run Tour here at the SM by the Bay in Pasay City.

Aptly called "Sesame Street's 50 Years and Counting Run" (ah ah ah ah ah - Count Von Count), this historic fun run here in the Philippines will be the kick off event before going on a Southeast Asian tours in Thailand, Malaysia, Indonesia and Singapore.  The event will also see our favorite characters on the starting line, Elmo, Big Bird, Cookie Monster and the others to relive our childhood memories.

Heroes Pte Ltd, did not only tie up with Sesame Workshop for this, they also partnered with the Metropolitan Manila Development Authority or the MMDA to engage the runners on learning road safety.  They also tied up with SM Mall of Asia, the venue of the said event.

Joining this once in a lifetime race will give its participants exclusive access to Sesame Street's 50 year and Counting's merchandise items.  Get these limited edition products - smart scarf, a colorful dri fit shirt, a functional bag, a trucker cap and sunglasses are given away along with any of these runner's entitlement;  

Go Cute with Elmo Php1,400
Go Hungry with Cookie Monster Php2,300
Go Magic with Abby Caddaby Php3,100
Go Big with Big Bird Php4,000.

Group discounts can be availed of for groups of 5 or more and get a 10% discount.

Children born on August 18, 2015 and later are free to join but without any entitlement.  They must be accompanied by a registered adult.

Sesame Street Run Tour's on-site registration is now on going at selected Garmin Philippines branches, SM Mall of Asia, SM Megamall, Glorietta 5, SM North Edsa and Alabang Town Center.  Online registration is also available at