Come One, Come All! Join us at beautiful RiverBend Park located at 6700 N NC Highway 16, in Conover NC, for a fun 5k trail run and Kids Monster Dash. If you are lucky enough to make it through the maze of spiders a!nd spooks along the trail, you are invited to join us after the run for our first Ghouls Carnival. Food, games, a photo booth and a bonfire will be part of the fun!
Be creative and show your Halloween spirit by wearing a costume to win a prize!
The day will start with packet pick up beginning at 3:45pm til 4:45pm in the parking lot at RiverBend Park
4:45pm Kids Monster Dash will start (all kids receive a trick or treat goodie bag)
5:00pm Costume Contest at the Start Line. Judging for the best costume for INDIVIDUAL MALE, INDIVIDUAL FEMALE, COUPLE/GROUP as well as our 4 legged Mans best friend! Doggies treats for the best dressed pooch!! (dogs must be leashed and have rabies tag)
5:00pm Speaker from Veterans Helping Veterans and the Foothills Veterans Stand Down will discuss how your participation in this event will make a difference in the lives of our homeless veterans!
5:15pm Trail run begins
Mission: To raise awareness as to the many homeless veterans living on the strets and in camps in Catawba County. Proceeds will benefit "Veterans Helping Veterans" and "Foothills Veterans Stand Down of Catawba County"