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FBB Registration Opens Dec. 1


Break Out & Rock Out on SUNDAY Oct. 21, 2018!

At the 6th Annual Folsom Blues Breakout events. It's all about Johnny!

  • Johnny Cash Bridge start in the shadow of Folsom Prison...
  • Rock out to rockabilly bands as you travel the 13.1-mile course around scenic Lake Natoma.
  • "Fastest 5K Course in the World" - set a PR or enjoy an easy 3.1-mile stroll to the finish
  • FREE real time runner tracking
  • Finish Festival in Folsom's Historic District with a Johnny Cash tribute band and FREE beer!
  • For the youngsters: the FREE Kids 1K Breakaway.

Registration opens on December 1!

Make it a Folsom weekend!

  • Special FBB Folsom Hotel rates! The list on the lodging page contains 2017 information which will be updated by midsummer for 2018.
  • Finish Line Festival: it is AWESOME!
  • Packet Pick Up Friday, Saturday and Race Day!
  • Dine, explore, shop antiques and more in Historic Folsom.
  • Bargain shop at the huge Folsom Outlet Center!
  • Visit our Facebook page for race updates and Folsom happenings.
  • More Folsom-area info can be found at!
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Folsom Blues Breakout News

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Relive the 2017 Folsom Blues Breakout events!

Half Marathon

  • Men's Winner: Lee Piercy of Folsom in 1:12:53
  • Women's Winner: Erin Wachter of Folsom in 1:23:18
  • Age division performance of the day belongs to 81-years-young Manuel Loverde. He finished in 2:27:31, an 11:16 min./mi. pace.


  • Men's Winner: Anthony Cortes of Half Moon Bay in 15:09
  • Women's Winner: Courtney Heiner of Rancho Cordova in 17:01

Cash 'n Carter Half-a-Half Relay

  • Coed Team & Overall Relay Winner: The Young & the Restless (Zachary Graeber/Amber Todd) in 1:30:07
  • Women's Team: Golden Angels (Tamara McCormack/Molly Nizzoli) in 1:37:14
  • Men's Team Winner: Bob Barton/Michael Maddox in 1:40:04



Relive the beautiful 2016 Folsom Blues Breakout morning with the slide show below.

Thank You Sponsors

Dick's Sporting Goods, Folsom

Relive the 2015 event by viewing this slideshow.

Relive the 2014 Events!

Favorite Videos!

Runners "Get Rhythm"! By DJ Supe who kept the runners movin' to the tunes!

(Be sure to have your sound on.)