You’re invited to a fast and flat 5k run in the heart of historic Downtown Benson. Walkers and strollers are encouraged in the race. Participants will travel through some of the oldest and newest neighborhoods in the town and end on Benson’s famed Main Street. Afterwards runners can enjoy the experience of Benson’s Healthy Harvest event featuring live entertainment, food, a vendor village, a car show, and activities for the kids.
A one mile family fun Cupcake Walk sponsored by Jenny’s Sweet Creations will also take place. The starting point will be at the Benson Singing Grove and end in front of Jenny’s Sweet Creations located on the corner of Main and Elm Streets. There is no registration fee for the walk, however, donations are accepted and all proceeds will benefit the American Cancer Society.
Race day registration will be held from 7:00 am to 8:30 am.
This year's early packet pickup/registration will be held at a different location: Medlin and Dorman Home Decorating Center 121 S. Railroad St. Benson, NC 27504
The 5k will begin promptly at 9:00 am and the one mile Cupcake Walk will begin at 10:30 am.
Entry Fees- $25 pre-registration $30 day of registration Free entry for Cupcake Walk (donations accepted)