Join us to run or walk and help raise money benefiting local Special Olympics Massachusetts athletes. This is an officially sanctioned and timed 5k, so you can come for some fun or come to compete! Bring your friends and family, walk, run and dress for the occasion! Don't forget to enter our costume contest on race morning near registration!
Runner: $35.00 I Walker: $35.00 I Kid's Dash: $10.00
Location: Analogic Corporation, 8 Centennial Drive, Peabody, MA
Contact: Meghan O'Neil at firstname.lastname@example.org or 508-485-0986
9:00 am: Participant Registration Opens
9:30 am: Santa & the Grinch arrive via police escorted helicopter!
10:00 am: Kid's Dash!
10:30 am: 5K Race and 1k Walk Begins
*The course will be marked by Police cars and volunteers
11:00 am: Post-Event Party & Awards Ceremony
After the event, all are welcome to stay for an amazing spread. With more than 50 local restaurants donating food and beverages, you don't want to miss the best holiday party around! Suggested donation will be $10 if you are not a runner or walker of the event.
Some of the restaurants donating: Bertucci's, Five Guys, Texas Roadhouse, Olive Garden, Middleton House, Panini Pizza, Holden Fruit Company, and Peabody Diner!
Top Team Fundraiser, Top Individual Fundraiser, Male & Female 1st Place Division Winners, Male and Female Age Group Division Winners, Law Enforcement Division for Police, Fire/First Responder, Sheriff's Department, Military, and more!
All participants will receive jingle bells to tie to your sneakers to help with the festivities and we encourage everyone to dress in your best holiday-themed attire!