The City of Heath’s traditional Easter Saturday celebration on April 20 features the Heart of Heath 5k and 1-Mile Family Run with awards for the top 3 boys and top 3 girls!
What to expect:
- USATF Certified 5k course with chip-timed start and finish lines for 5k participants
- 5k awards for top 3 overall plus top 3 males and females in each age bracket
- 1-Mile Family Run—integrated into the 5k course, with same start and finish lines
- 1-Mile Family Run awards for top 3 boys and top 3 girls
- Dri-fit T-shirts for 5k and Family Run participants while supplies last -Register and pick up packets prior to the event to ensure you get your 2019 edition!
- Giant-size games like chess, checkers, Jenga and Connect 4
- Complimentary healthy treats including mini fruit smoothies from Smoothie King
- Prize drawings for registered runners
- The Easter Bunny!
The fun begins in Towne Center Park with a runners’ warm up at 8 a.m.; the Family Run starts at 8:15; and the 5k is at 8:30 a.m. with awards and prizes afterwards. Proceeds benefit Heath’s parks and trails.