Location: Morrisville, NC US 27560 Directions
Type: Run or Run/Walk, Walk Only
Race Website

Additional race information can be found at http://www.runtheeast.com/race-info/?id=16405.

Event Time Price Details
1519 Morrisville Parkway
Morrisville, NC US 27560

This event is promoting community, family, fun and fitness. Proceeds of the event will go to Morrisville Elementary PTA to fund school resources, programs, and school improvements.

There will be a 1mi walk, 5k competitive or noncompetitive walk/run, local vendors, food, kid friendly activities, silent auction, and a raffle with great prizes that have been donated by local community partners.  NEW - Inflatable water slide.

The run/walk course will start and finish at Morrisville Elementary. It runs through the beautiful Prestonwood neighborhood.

Registrations fees will vary depending how far in advance you register.  The earlier you register the better the price.  Please see the fee schedule below.  There will be an additional charge of $3.50/registrant for the 5K competitive run.  This is to cover timing expenses.  This is in addition to the processing fee/registrant.  

Military, MES student, and MES staff discounts are available at check out.

3/9/2018 through 5/04/2018
MES Faculty and Students: $10
Individual: $15
Family (up to 5 participants): $60

5/05/2018 through 5/17/2018
Faculty and Students: $15
Individual $20
Family (up to 5 participants) $70

May 18 to Race Day 2018:
Faculty and Students: $20
Individual $25
Family (up to 5 participants) $80

Register by midnight on Friday, May 4, 2018 to guarantee a T-shirt. 

Awards 5K Competitive only:
Gift Cards to Omega Sports: Overall Top 3 Male & Female - 1st-$75, 2nd $50, and 3rd $25
Medals & $10 Omega Gift Cart:
Top 3 finishers in each of the following age groups 5 & under, 6 & 7, 8 & 9, 10 &11
$10 Omega Gift Card:
Top 3 Male and Females in each of the following age groups 12-14, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70+
Race Contact Info

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Event - Race Day Details

Event Highlights

Early Packet Pick Up
>Friday 18, 2018 from 6 to 8pm at Omega Sports at Park West.  
>Early packet pick up folks will have a chance to win a free pair of Brooks running shoes.  Don't forget to enter the drawing.  This is only for early packet pick up.
>Omega Sports is also offering 10% discount on any purchases and 10% of purchases will go back to MES PTA. 
>Have friends or family that are still interested in participating in the 5K?   They can register at pack pick up.  Cash, Check or Credit Card

Event Start Time
>Didn't make it to packet pick up at Omega?  You can pick up your race bag and T the day of the race. 
>Registration for new runners will start  2 and end  2:30.  Cash, Check, or Credit Card  .
>Strollers are allowed
>No pets  

Event End Time

>Forecast is for 40% rain and possible thunderstorms.
>We will still have the event if it is only raining, but if there are thunderstorms....we  will have to cancel.
>We will notify participants and vendors of any cancellations via email by 11am Sunday morning.
>Unfortunately, there is no reschedule/rain date.
>Keep fingers crossed and hope for no rain! 

>School Left Parking Lot
>Across Street at Morrisville Community Park. If you park at the Community Park, please do not park on any grass areas.  You could be ticketed or towed by the town of Morrisville.

Cool Treat & Kid Friendly Activities
>Kona Ice will be here serving tropical shaved ice.  Yum!
>YMCA will have side walk chalk and a water station
>Warrior Tech ninja warrior obstacles
>The Bridge Community Church will have corn hole

1mi walk Start Time
>Start lining up at 2:45pm
>Walk to Community Center and Back

5K walk/Run Start Time
>3:30ish ( As soon as the last 1mi walker crosses the finish line.)
>Start lining up at 3:15pm - watch out for 1mi finishers

 >5K Competitive Runners (runners who paid extra $3 for a timing chip)
>Omega Sports Gift Cards: Overall Top 3 Male & Female 1st $75, 2nd $50, and 3rd $25
>$10 Omega Gift Cards for top 3 finishers in each of the following age groups: 5 & under, 6&7, 8&9, 10&11, 12-14, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59,60-69, 70+

As of 5/18/18 There are 96 competitive runners.  The following is the break down by age group.  You just might win a gift card!!
Age Group/# of Participants
6&7  3
8&9  16
10&11  17
12-14   4
15-19  3
20-29  9
30-39  15
40-49  21
50-59  3
60-69  4
70+  1
Silent Auction
>Sponsors donated some great items:  $2500 and $1000 orthodontics gift certificates, track out camps, tutoring sessions, personal training, tanning sessions, etc.
>We will be auctioning these in kind gifts from 2 to 4pm in hopes to raise some more money for MES and provide families with a great deal!  
>If you successfully bid for an item, payment is due before leaving the event.  Cash, Check, or Credit Card
>Check out the auction items and silent auction process in the attached file. 

>We have some great community sponsors, please visit their booth at the event, website, or  actual business location.
>Total cash contributions $1800 and total in kind donations $5260