Saturday, October 24, 2015 from 9:00 am to 2:00 pm
You're invited to Benson's 2015 Healthy Harvest!
Experience a fast and flat 5k run in the heart of historic Downtown Benson. Walkers and strollers are encouraged in the race. Participants will travel through some of the oldest and newest neighborhoods in the town and end on Benson's famed Main Street. Afterwards, runners can enjoy the experience of Benson's Healthy Harvest event featuring live entertainment, food, a vendor village, a car show, and activities for the kids.
Participants are encouraged to wear fitness gear and Halloween costumes!
A one mile family fun Cupcake Walk Sponsored by Jenny's Sweet Creations will also take place. The starting point will be at the Benson Singing Grove and end in front of Jenny's Sweet Creations located at the corner of Main and Elm Streets. There is no registration fee for the walk, however, donations are accepted and all proceeds will benefit the American Cancer Society.
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EVENT SCHEDULE 2015
9:00 am - 5k Run/Walk - (103 Parrish Dr. near TNT Fitness)
9:00am - 2:00pm - Vendor Village, Inflatables, Food, & Games
9:00 am - 2:00 pm - Car Show Sponsored by Full Throttle Car Club and Benefiting the Autism Society of NC (Parrish Dr. behind Singing Grove)
9:00am - 12:00pm - Shred & Protect Event (Walgreens Parking Lot)
9:00am - RENdancE Academy Dancers (Singing Grove Stage)
10:00am - Alicia's Dancers (Singing Grove Stage)
10:30am - Cupcake Walk sponsored by Jenny's Sweet Creations and benefiting the American Cancer Society (Begins at the Singing Grove)
10:45am - 5k Awards (Singing Grove Stage)
11:15am - Cross County Scuffers (Singing Grove Stage)
12:00pm - Sweet Potato Pie Eating Contest sponsored by the NC Sweet Potato Commission (Singing Grove Stage)
12:30pm - 2:00 pm - Live Music from Tim Hair (Singing Grove Stage)