Island Falls Summer Fest 5K Run/4K Walk is Aug. 6

13 years ago

The 19th annual Island Falls Summer Fest 5K Run or 4K Walk will be held on Saturday, Aug. 6, starting at the Island Falls Municipal Building.
There is a half-mile run for children ages 9 and under, which starts at 8:45 a.m.
The event will begin at 9 a.m. Preregistration cost is $12 or $15 on race day. The first 100 who register will receive a special Summer Fest T-shirt. The roadway course consists of pavement and/or gravel, with a water station at the halfway point of the run/walk.
Again, homemade pies will be awarded to the top finishers overall, male and female runners and first overall walker; and the first finisher in each category for the following groups: Under 14; 15-19; 20-29; 30-39; 40-49; 50-59; 60-69 and over 70 for male and female walkers and runners.
Random drawings worth more than $1,000 for 50 door prizes will also be held.
To preregister,  make check payable to John Walker, P.O. Box 400, Island Falls, Maine 04747 or for more information, call Walker at 415-1688 or e-mail jswalkerinc@gmail.com.
Pie auction takes place around 10:30 a.m. after the race is complete.