A full timed and chipped 5K for both runners and walkers, the 5K Banana Run is a part of the Great American Banana Split Celebration in Latrobe, PA. Unique medals, t-shirts, and awards will be given out. This race uses a route similar to Latrobe's Turkey Trot 5K Route, located in historical downtown Latrobe. Prizes will be awarded to 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place winners (Male & Female) overall and for each age bracket.
Age Brackets for this race will be:
- 10 and under
The Valley Dairy Great American Banana Split Celebration presented by Dairy Queen is a 3-day community event celebrating the invention of the banana split in Latrobe, PA in 1904. Hosted in downtown Latrobe August 25-27, 2017, the event features vendors, food, entertainment, music, children's activities, and more!
Event details and schedule
On August 26th, 2017:
Registration opens at 7:30am
Race start time: 9am
The Gutchess Hardwoods 5K Banana Run is being produced this year in partnership with the GLLV Chamber of Commerce, the City of Latrobe, and Latrobe-GLSD Parks & Recreation.
Greater Latrobe Laurel Valley Chamber of Commerce