The Second Annual Saint John’s Santa Monica 5000 race is scheduled to take place along the waterfront on Ocean Avenue in Santa Monica Sunday, October 21st.

The 5k and 10k race will start at Ocean Park Boulevard and Barnard Way in Santa Monica at 8 a.m.

More than 4,000 people are expected to attend the event. A post-event party and Health and Fitness Expo are also scheduled to be held on the Santa Monica Pier.

All proceeds from the race will benefit the Saint John’s Health Center emergency department.

The Santa Monica 5000 is managed and promoted by Generic Events, whose mission is to build community and provide athletic challenges for all ranges of physical ability, event organizers say.

Information on individual or team participation, or to volunteer, www.santamonica5000 .com/.