DESCRIPTION 5K, 10K
MAY 4, 2024
FUN & FESTIVE
Location: Grand Prairie Chamber Of Commerce 900 Conover Dr, Grand Prairie, TX 75051
Day: May 2nd 2024
Race Day Packet Pickup:
Mike Lewis Park (race site)
2410 N Carrier Pkwy, Grand Prairie, TX 75050 6:30am -7:30am
The Grand Prairie Cinco De Mayo 5K gives runners the last chance to get moving through scenic Mike Lewis Park before the Texas summer heat! A distance for everyone! New runners and families are welcome to join the 5K. Non runners are encouraged to try a community walk or run and you just might get hooked.
VOLUNTEER WITH US
-Packet pickup: Arrive at race location no later than 7:15 am to help give out race packets and shirts.
-Aid station (Super High Priority): Provide water to participants as they pass by. Keep course clean for runners by picking up discarded cups, bottles and trash and placing it in the provided trash cans.
-Course Monitor ( Super High Priority): Help maintain a safe course by redirecting traffic away from participants and guiding participants in the right direction.
Feel free to bring pom pom, horns, music, instruments, signs etc. to encourage and cheer on runners. Bonus for creative
T-shirt cut off April 24th.
Male and Female Overall
Top 3 Male and Female for the following:
1st, 2nd and 3rd place winners.
10-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70+
Cancelation Policy All Lace Up Running events proceed rain or shine or snow or cold. For that reason, we have a strict no refund policy.
In the event of extreme weather, the start time of this event may be delayed by up to an half hour. Past this time, the even course may be shortened or altered to protect the participants.
If conditions turns into lightening, ice or become unsafe, the event may be cancelled. Event changes and cancellations are at the discretion of the Race Director.
We always strive to produce a full and safe sporting event, but sometimes the weather conditions can affect those plans.
A lot of hours, days and even months goes into planning a sporting event and we do so with the best intentions. Unfortunately, no one can control the weather and race directors are not the exceptions.
Our goal is to always produce a full event as scheduled and only modify these plans due to safety concerns some of which can be caused by weather conditions.
Thank you for your understanding of these policies and we appreciate your participation.
If you are unable to participate in the event, or the event is canceled, you can still receive your packet, shirt, and medal and you simply run the race on your own time on your own course. See our virtual race information for complete details.
If you have any questions about this race, click the button below.
We are asking on behalf of Grand Prairie Unities Charities Food Pantry for In Kind donations such as non-perishable food items. They are REALLY in need of soup of any kind. Please spread the word and help us help this organization as they help feed those in need. You can bring these items to pre-packet pickup or on race day. Someone from the Food Pantry will be there on race day to collect those items. No item is too little!