The 5K Run will take place on Saturday, November 30th at Eagle Point Park in Clinton, Iowa. Eagle Point Park is located just off Highway 67 at the north edge of Clinton. The race begins at 4:00 p.m. The gates open at 2:30 p.m. The course will be entirely within Eagle Point Park on approximately 2 miles of rolling paved park roads. One mile of the race passes by over 40 major displays and over 500,000 lights. The second mile winds through the most northern loop of the park which overlooks Lake Clinton on the mighty Mississippi. These views provide a truly unique running experience.
The cost for registration prior to November 9th is $12.00 and after November 9th, the cost is $15.00 and includes a long sleeve t-shirt. Free refreshments will be available after the race in the lodge. Age divisions are: 14 and under, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75+. Prizes will go to overall male/female finishers and the top three runners in each age group.
Race day number and t-shirt pickup/registration is at the lodge of Eagle Point Park from 2:30 – 3:45 p.m. Early packet pickup will be Monday, November 25th from 6:30 - 9:00 p.m. at the Lyons Train Depot located at 56 25th Ave. N, Clinton or during the Family Walk on Wednesday, November 27th from 6:00 – 8:00 at the Lyons Train Depot.
Entry forms can be found at the Clinton Area Chamber of Commerce, 333 Fourth Ave. S. or online in MS Word format here.
You can also register online at www.active.com
Please e-mail any questions regarding the 5K Run to here.
All proceeds of the 5K Run go towards the Symphony of Lights for continued growth and development of Clinton’s Holiday Festival.