2nd Annual Autism on the Run

Event Date

Sat, Nov 8, 2014


Bakersfield, CA

About This Activity

The 2nd Annual Autism on the Run 5k is coming back Saturday, November 8th at Cal State Bakersfield.  Come in your favorite costume and support children living with the challenges of autism and their families by running with them! The event begins 9AM with same-day registration and a vendor fair. Don’t forget to buy raffle tickets for a chance to win great prizes! 

Participating vendors are organizations that are a service and resource to those impacted by autism and other disabilities. The race begins at 10AM. When you cross the finish line, runners can visit more vendors.  We will finish the 2nd Annual Autism on the Run by announcing our raffle winners at 12pm!  

Come to the 5k in your favorite costume, and enjoy a vendor fair and raffles with great prizes.  Register now for only $20 before fees increase to $25 on October 15th.  Same-day registration is $30.  Register online at www.active.com or visit www.mapss-corp.com. The first 100 registered runners will get a FREE T-shirt!  

Join us also for Packet Pick Up at Sole 2 Soul, they day before the 5k event Friday, November 7th, 10AM-7PM. This is a great opportunity to register, get info about the 5k, and shop for running gear at Sole 2 Soul.

MAPSS, a local ABA agency, is organizing the 5k.  Profits will benefit League of Dreams, a non-profit sports league for children with disabilities. MAPSS and League of Dreams would like to thank Kern Radio News Talk 1180, 101.5 KGFM, Hot 94.1, Univision, Jacalito Grill, Community Trust, Bakersfield Family Medical Center, and Miramar for their help in sponsoring the event. For more information, please call 661.397.4777.

Event details and schedule

Packet Pick-Up
At: Sole 2 Soul
Friday, November 7th
Cost $25 to register

Autism on the Run
At: Cal State Bakersfield
Saturday, November 8th
9AM: Same-day Registration & Vendor Fair
10AM: 5k Race!
12PM: Raffle & end of Vendor Fair
$20 for a limited time!, $25 by Oct 15, $30 on event date!


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