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2018 Popsicle 5K

Saturday, February 17, 2018
Mocksville Elementary School 295 Cemetery St. MocksvilleNC  27028
Saturday, February 17, 2018
Mocksville Elementary School 295 Cemetery St. MocksvilleNC  27028

About This Activity

 

Join us for the 7th Annual Popsicle 5k Run - All abilities are welcome! We have a newly certified course for the race! The route begins at Mocksville Elementary across from Rich Park and goes through Mocksville and the new Greenway. The Race kicks off at 8:30am, with packet pick up and on site registration open beginning at 7:15 am.

Not a runner? No worries! Walk the Race Route with your friends. Sign up to be a part of the fun!

Come in your favorite wintery costume. The most crazy/creative Chilly costume will take home a prize!

Raffle - each registrant will receive a raffle ticket with their race number.

Brain Freeze Challenge- Eat a popsicle at the beginning, middle, and end of the race.

ZERO K- sign up the morning of the race if you are there to support a friend but do not want to run. You'll get a t-shirt (up to the first 300) and coffee and not have to run an inch!

Fun Run- Kids (10 & under) there with a runner can participate in a short race after the 5K has finished. There will also be fun activities for the kids while the parents are running!

Popsicle Palooza - Eat the most popsicles in 3 minutes to win the prize!

All proceeds from the Popsicle Run will support youth-led projects in Davie County! Organized under the Davie Community Foundation, the SURF (Students Understanding Real Futures) Board is a youth grant making organization for high school aged youth in Davie County. Each year SURF hosts a fundraiser to raise money to grant out in the spring. The proceeds from the Popsicle Run will serve to empower young people by supporting their projects through grants from SURF.

Fees

$20 through February 11, and $15 for team registrants. New this year, we have a special category for Go Far Students, and Davie County Athletes and Students. All fees go up to $30 beginning February 11, so register early to save. Plus $10 for each child wishing to participate in the Fun Run.

Direct any questions or comments to the Davie Community Foundation at 336-753-6903, or tdaniel@daviefoundation.org. Visit SURF's page of our website to learn more about the SURF Board youth grant-makers!

Event details and schedule

The 7th Annual POPSICLE 5K race will begin at 8:30 am A.M. Race packets may be picked up on Saturday morning (race day) from 7:15 A.M. - 8:15 A.M.

All participants must sign the Waiver to participate.

There will be great food after the race, as well as raffle prize opportunities for all registered participants.

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Mocksville Elementary School 295 Cemetery St. MocksvilleNC  27028
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