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The Swinging Bavarians German band played some fun tunes.

PHOTOS: 2019 Bears Who Care OktoBEARfest 5K Fun Run/Festival

Sunday, Oct. 20, 2019 |

The Swinging Bavarians German band played some fun tunes.

Volunteers distributed medals to runners as they finished the course.

Sunday, Oct. 20, 2019 |

Volunteers distributed medals to runners as they finished the course.

Kleiton Silvira was proud of completing the race.

Sunday, Oct. 20, 2019 |

Kleiton Silvira was proud of completing the race.

The OktoBEARfest 5K medals featured engraved teddy bears.

Sunday, Oct. 20, 2019 |

The OktoBEARfest 5K medals featured engraved teddy bears.

Valeria Chavez cheered on runners with fellow members of Windermere High’s dance team.

Sunday, Oct. 20, 2019 |

Valeria Chavez cheered on runners with fellow members of Windermere High’s dance team.

Windermere High’s dance team pumped up and cheered on runners.

Sunday, Oct. 20, 2019 |

Windermere High’s dance team pumped up and cheered on runners.

Ashley Godfrey and Kelsey Duff proudly showed off their medals.

Sunday, Oct. 20, 2019 |

Ashley Godfrey and Kelsey Duff proudly showed off their medals.

Runners of all ages were excited to check their times and find their placements.

Sunday, Oct. 20, 2019 |

Runners of all ages were excited to check their times and find their placements.

Some runners threw their hands up in the air upon crossing the finish line, excited and exhilarated.

Sunday, Oct. 20, 2019 |

Some runners threw their hands up in the air upon crossing the finish line, excited and exhilarated.

Volunteers provided breakfast to runners after the race.

Sunday, Oct. 20, 2019 |

Volunteers provided breakfast to runners after the race.

Robin Tommy, Christine Mason, Bob Tommy and Nicole Pritchett were exhausted post-race but proud of their accomplishment.

Sunday, Oct. 20, 2019 |

Robin Tommy, Christine Mason, Bob Tommy and Nicole Pritchett were exhausted post-race but proud of their accomplishment.

These special medals were awarded to those who participated in all three of the races that were part of the Beary Healthy 5K Challenge.

Sunday, Oct. 20, 2019 |

These special medals were awarded to those who participated in all three of the races that were part of the Beary Healthy 5K Challenge.

Kate Fifer gave her all during the kids’ fun run.

Sunday, Oct. 20, 2019 |

Kate Fifer gave her all during the kids’ fun run.

Madison Clouser was fierce and strong, just as her shirt describes.

Sunday, Oct. 20, 2019 |

Madison Clouser was fierce and strong, just as her shirt describes.

Allison Lodato had a blast participating in the kids’ run.

Sunday, Oct. 20, 2019 |

Allison Lodato had a blast participating in the kids’ run.

Cristiano Ribas was the male overall winner.

Sunday, Oct. 20, 2019 |

Cristiano Ribas was the male overall winner.

Bears Who Care founders Tad and Kari Schmitz presented overall male winner Cristiano Ribas with his prizes.

Sunday, Oct. 20, 2019 |

Bears Who Care founders Tad and Kari Schmitz presented overall male winner Cristiano Ribas with his prizes.

Bears Who Care founders Tad and Kari Schmitz presented overall female winner Elizabeth Wind with her prizes.

Sunday, Oct. 20, 2019 |

Bears Who Care founders Tad and Kari Schmitz presented overall female winner Elizabeth Wind with her prizes.

At 87 years old, Paul Bunnell was the oldest race participant.

Sunday, Oct. 20, 2019 |

At 87 years old, Paul Bunnell was the oldest race participant.

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