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Celebrate spring with a 5K run and kids' dash through Briar Chapel

Posted Friday, April 11, 2014

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Pittsboro, NC - Celebrate spring with a 5k run and a kids' dash through Briar Chapel roads and parks on April 12. The event features a live DJ and local food trucks and beer. Run, walk, eat, and play outside.

Briar Chapel 5K & Kids' Dash
Saturday, April 12th, 2014
8 am race-day registration | 9:30 am 5k start | 10:30 am kids' dash
Briar Chapel's Boulder Park, Chatham County (16 Windy Knoll Cir, Chapel Hill, NC)

REGISTRATION (JUST $20) includes a locally made organic t-shirt by TS Designs (first 200 runners), goodie bag of sponsors' free stuff, and after-race party with live music, kids' activities and gardening and sustainable living demos for adults. The chip-timed race is a USATF certified course. Registration is $20 in advance, and $25 day of race.

RACE DAY: Race Day registration begins at 8:30am and the 5k begins at 9.30am. Awards for top three male finishers and top three female finishers, as well as age group winners. Prizes from Counter Culture Coffee, Locals Seafood, French Connections, Fleet Feet, Great Outdoor Provision, O2 Fitness, and more!

REGISTER ONLINE. No registration necessary for the kids' dash at 10:30 AM. It's free!

POST-RACE PARTY: Briar Chapel is hosting an after party from 10-1 PM featuring beer and food trucks, live DJ, kids' activities, sustainable living demos, crafts for all ages, and yard games for the young and young at heart! Food trucks include Barone Meatball, Carolina Brewery, Citizen Yogurt, and Captain Poncho's Tacos. Outdoor games include corn hole, bocci ball, horseshoes, big bubbles and XXL Jenga.

The post-race party is free.

RSVP on Facebook.

100% of proceeds go to support The Abundance Foundation

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