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Light the Night 5K 7 Fun Run - Heroes vs. Villains Edition

Saturday, October 28, 2017
Memorial Park in beautiful downtown Ponchatoula, LA 301 N. 6th St. PonchatoulaLA  70454
Saturday, October 28, 2017
Memorial Park in beautiful downtown Ponchatoula, LA 301 N. 6th St. PonchatoulaLA  70454

About This Activity

The 9th Annual Tangi & St. Helena Night Out Against Crime is excited to present its 7th Annual Light the Night 5K & 1 Mile Fun Run - Heroes vs. Villains Edition. This will be the 2nd Annual Run for Justice in memory of our dear friend and hero Mrs. Cheryl Klein and to all those who died while serving and protecting our citizens this year.

This NIGHT RUN will be held in beautiful historic downtown Ponchatoula, LA in Memorial Park! Get ready for lots of fun with Super Hero and Villain Costumes, Face Painting, Photo Booths, Team Competetions, and more! Come dressed to impress in your best hero or villain gear for a chance to win our best dressed individual and team competitions!  (The pictures we have included here are examples of costumes from other similar runs across the country to give you some ideas for your hero costumes and villain teams since this is a new theme for us this year!)

Stick around after the race for the 9th Annual Tangi and St. Helena Night Out Against Crime Celebration and 6th Annual Hot Wing Cook Off Challenge!  One Wristband is free per race registrant. Additional Cook-off wristbands are $5.00. We promise you wont be disappointed! 

It's a great night to get to meet your local law enforcement, first responders, and your community neighbors while enjoyinging great live music, hot wings, and cold beverages!  Visit all of our booths, play games with law enforcement, paint a police car, try your hand at the tricycle obstacle course, and much more! Check out our 1st Annual Night Out Car and Truck Show. It's new to the event this year! Live K9 and Law Enforcement Demos too!

We will also have a costume contest for the children 12 and under and a booth to booth Trick or Treat. CST will give out reflective Trick or Treat bags and Halloween Safety Sheets with Crayons at the public registration table. The event is from 4 to 7 pm. Don't forget to bring your chairs and a blanket so you can enjoy the music! See you there!!

FMI call 985-634-0590. Sponsorship Opportunities are still available! You can also visit www.tangicrimestoppers.com/events   and www.facebook.com/tangicrimestoppers . All proceeds from this wonderful event benefit CST's Community Crime Prevention Programs!  This money does not go to pay rewards! 

We would like to Thank this years Premier Sponsors of this event Santa Fe Cattle Company, Healthier Air For All and Popeye's Famous Fried Chicken!!!!

You can also follow us on Twitter @TangiCrimeStop! Be sure to like our Rage page that is pinned at the top of our FB page www.facebook.com/tagnicrimestoppers  and sign up for our email list at www.tangicrimestoppers.com. Check out our Breaking News and Events tab while your there!

 Check out our Pictures from lasts years race at www.facebook.com/tangicrimestoppers in the 8th Annual Tangi & St. Helena Night Out Against Crime photo album!!


Event details and schedule

T-shirts are included and guaranteed with 5K paid pre-registrations by 10/13/17.

T-shirts are not included with the 1 Mile Fun Run $10 registration fee, but if 1 Mile Fun Run pre-registeration is paid by 10/13/17 a t-shirt can be purchased for an additional $15.00 at checkout and will be guaranteed.

All registered runners will receive a free You be the Judge Hot Wing Cook-off wristband. 1 per runner. Additional Wristbands may be purchased on line or at the event that night for $5.00.

Packet pick up is race day only beginning at 2:30pm.

Event day registration and packet pickup will begin at 2:30pm on-site and will end at 5:00pm. There will be parking available where designated by signage, throughout downtown, and the surrounding area.

This year we will have a time clock at the finish line to check your time and people to monitor the winners of each category.

We will give prizes for the first male and female to finish, oldest and youngest to finish and best dressed individual and teams.

5K - The first 50 to finish get a hero medal and everyone that registers for the 5K before 10/13/17 will receive a t-shirt and goody bag. 5K Registrations after 10/13/17 are not guaranteed these items.

1 Mile Fun Run will begin promptly at 5:00pm.

5K Race will begin promptly at 5:30pm.

Don't forget your Costume! Wear your best Hero or Villain attire and accessories!

This is a fundraiser so bring some cash for the following if you wish:  

We will also have fun items and accessories for sale at our Hero/Villain Shop and will also be offering Face Painting before the race so you can get your Hero or Villain on in your own unique style! Take advantage of our photo booth and accessories before and after the race too!!

Water will be available at the half-way point and fruit and water will be available at the finish line in the race hospitality tent.

Stick around after the race or come early to celebrate the 9th Annual Tangi & St. Helena Night Out Against Crime and Hot Wing Cook-off Challenge! Each registered runner will receive 1 free cook-off wristband. Additional Cook-off Wristbands area $5.00 where You get to sample all of the wings and cast your ballot for the People's Choice Award Winner! 

We'll have great music, hot wings, and cold beverages! Beer will be for sale for adults with legal and proper ID. Water, Lemonade, and Sweet Tea will also be for sale.

Additional food items will also be for sale - Jambalaya, hamburgers and hotdogs will also be for sale.

Not to mention some great safety information!!!  It's a great night to get to know your community neighbors, local law enforcement, and first responders! We will have live law enforcement demonstrations, you can play games with law enforcement, try the tricycle obstacle course, dunk-a-deputy, and tour all of the really cool police and fire vehicles on site!

We hope you will come early, bring your families, and participate in the whole evenings activities like the booth to booth trick or treat and kids (12 and under) costume contest. Be sure to visit the Public registration table to get your reflective trick or treat bag, Halloween Safety Tip Sheet, and Crime Stoppers crayons! The event is form 4:00 PM until 7 PM. You can even bring a blanket and some chairs if you would like!

Registration and all fees or purchases are non refundable. All proceeds benefit Crime Stoppers of Tangipahoa, Inc., a 501c3 organization & United Way of Southeast Louisiana Community Partner Agency. CST TAX ID is 68-0516834.

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Memorial Park in beautiful downtown Ponchatoula, LA 301 N. 6th St. PonchatoulaLA  70454
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