The “Coolest 5K in Texas” and 1K fun run/walk will take place on Tuesday, July 4th. The 1K will be at 8:15 and the 5K at 8:30. The parade is on July 2nd, so there will be no conflict. Both runs will start and end at the Jeff Davis County Park which is just southwest of town on Hwy 17.
There will be nine age divisions with a etched glass mug as award to the top three in each division. Also, $100 will be awarded to the top male and top female! All participants in the 1K will receive a special ribbon.
All runners and walkers will receive a special t-shirt, packet full of goodies, door prizes, and refreshments.
All proceeds go to the Fort Davis Education Foundation which awards scholarships to graduating seniors, provides money for classroom needs, and education opportunities for teachers.
The race will be chip timed. To register online, go to permaimbasinevents.com. The entry form my also be downloaded from www.fortdavis.com under “Events” or email “[email protected]”. For special information call 325-207-6427.