Veterans Day 5K Run/Walk to benefit St. Patrick Center

The Veterans Day 5K Run/Walk to benefit St. Patrick Center on November 9 includes a timed 5K, one-mile fun-run, FREE Kids’ Dash and many fun-filled activities. This is a family-friendly event to honor our nation’s heroes and raise awareness for veteran homelessness.

Last year, St. Patrick Center helped more than 1,100 veterans (20% of our client population) and their families who were experiencing homelessness.

The Veterans Day 5K Run/Walk event includes a runner’s village featuring:

– Photo opportunities with a bald eagle from the World Bird Sanctuary

– Appearances by Fred Bird & Louie – Snacks, coffee, hot chocolate, water, beer (21+)

– Activities for the whole family including a bubble bus, face-painting and yard games

– Music by DJ Big Papa G and more!

Length: Timed 5K run/walk and one-mile fun-run
Cost: $30* (free kids’ dash), $35 beginning on November 8 Veterans receive a $5 discount and a free “Proud Veteran” sticker to wear.
*All paid participants receive a free moisture-wicking long-sleeve shirt and race bag!

9:00am– 5K
9:05am – One-mile route
10:00am– Kids’ dash
10:15am– 5K awards (age groups from 19 and below to 70+)
10:30am– Veterans Day Observance Ceremony
12:00pm– Parade

Individual and team registration is available! More information and registration at: http://stpatrickcenter.org/vet5k/

Event Type: Community Event
When: Saturday, November 09, 2019 at 09:00 AM
Location: Soldier's Memorial
Neighborhood: City-Wide
Ward: Many Wards
Admission: Charge. Cost: $30* (free kids’ dash), $35 beginning on November 8 Veterans receive a $5 discount and a free “Proud Veteran” sticker to wear.
Contact: Maggie Kloppenberg mkloppenberg@stpatrickcenter.org 314-802-5418
Contact Phone:

Location

Saint Louis, MO
United States

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