A 5K Run & Nature Trail Trek
September 8, 2012
It's our second annual 5K Run/Walk at Powell Gardens! Savor the sights and sounds of nature as you follow the course with views of the lake. After the race, enjoy all-day access to the Gardens and garden-fresh snacks.
An optional non-competitive trail trek on the 3.25-mile Byron Shutz Nature Trail follows the 5K.
Pre Register (Before Sept. 1):
$25 (Trail Trek only)
$30 (Individual - 5K)
$30 (5K & Trail Trek)
$30 (Trail Trek only)
$35 (Individual - 5K)
$35 (5K & Trail Trek)
Schedule of Events
8 a.m.: 5K run/walk begins
Packet pick up is on site beginning at 7:30 a.m.
9 a.m.-3 p.m.: Activities in the Heartland Harvest Garden. Visit 'Barb the Gardener' for all sorts of interesting tips, how-to information and samples ranging from basil limeade to quinoa salad to blackberry and lavendar jam!
9:30 a.m.: Trail Trek begins
Race entries include all-day admission to the Gardens. If you're bringing your own cheering section, they can pay admission at the gate.
Email us or call 816-697-2600 x236.
Note: If you are participating in the 5K you have the option to participate in the Trail Trek free of charge. Please indicate if you want this during your registration!
See our Flickr gallery from last year's event.
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