Celtic Christmas 5K and 1 Mile Fun Run/Walk

5K, 1 Mile

Event Date

Sat, Dec 20, 2014

Address

Fairfax Station, VA

About This Activity

Join us on Saturday, December 20, 2014, for the Boyle School of Irish Dance's 3rd Annual Celtic Christmas 5K Race and 1-Mile Walk and Fun Run.

Walk-up registrations accepted on Saturday, December 20 at Burke Lake Park.  See us at Shelter A on Race Day.

In addition to the race, live Irish music and dancing will put you in the Christmas spirit!

Cash prizes ($75, 50 and 25) will be awarded to the top 3 men and women finishers in the 5K race.  Top finishers in the 1-Mile Walk & Fun Run will receive awards.

Door prizes will also be awarded after the race to random participants.  In past years, prizes have also been awarded for Best Costume, Fastest Stroller, Fastest Boyle School Alumnus and more!

All runners and walkers receive a free Celtic Christmas shirt.

Proceeds benefit The Boyle School of Irish Dance and its dancers who perform throughout the area as well as in Regional, National and World Competitions.

The race course is USTAF-certified and is on the roads of beautiful Burke Lake Park.  The course layout can be found at http://boyleschook5k.weebly.com

Don't be fooled by the date.  The weather for the past two races has been sunny and warm!! We look forward to seeing you on December 20th at Burke Lake Park.

Event details and schedule

Advance race packet pickup will take place 5 to 8 pm at The Clifton Cafe in Clifton

Walk-up registrations accepted on Saturday, December 20 at Burke Lake Park.  See us at Shelter A on Race Day.

On-site registration and packet pickup will take place at Burke Lake Park on Saturday, December 20 beginning at 7:30 am.

1-mile Run Run and Walk begins at 8:30 am.  5K race begins at 9:30 am.

The race is run rain or shine unless Fairfax County Park Authority closes the park.

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