6th Annual Shoney's 5K Family Fun Run

Event Date

Sat, Jun 21, 2014


Nashville, TN

About This Activity

On Saturday, June 21, 2014, festivities kick off bright and early with registration beginning at 7:00 a.m. and the 5K Run beginning at 8:00 a.m. The kids’ Fun Run takes place alongside LP Field and starts immediately following the completion of the 5K. Lace up your sneakers and join in the excitement! Participants will enjoy either running or walking a scenic loop around historic downtown Nashville, followed by the awards ceremony and fun festival. In the spirit of academic and physical fitness excellence, Shoney’s 6th Annual 5k Family Fun Run and Walk announces their community partnership with the Metropolitan Nashville Public Schools. Students and teachers are encouraged to participate in the 6th Annual Shoney’s 5K Family Fun Run. Registration is only $5 and 100% of the proceeds benefit the Metropolitan Nashville Police Support Fund of The Community Foundation of Middle Tennessee. Lace up your shoes and remember to bring your school ID. Register online at www.shoneys5krun.com or on-site beginning at 7:00 AM on June 21, 2014. The annual 5K race benefits The Metropolitan Nashville Police Support Fund of the Community Foundation of Middle Tennessee.

Event schedule and times

The Family Fun Run will take place at LP Field – Lot T, adjacent to the Shelby Street Bridge. Nashville, TN. Registration will begin at 7:00 a.m. and the 5K will start at 8:00 a.m. There will be a Kids’ Fun Run following the race. Prizes for the 5K top finishers in the male and female categories are $500 cash each.  Male and female 1st place winners in each age category will receive a $25 Shoney’s gift card & 2nd place winners will receive a $10 Shoney’s gift card. Plenty of free parking is available.

The age categories include: 9 and under, 10-14, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60 and up. All runners will receive a commemorative T-shirt along with a goodie bag.

Participants will be provided complimentary beverages and fruit at the finish line. The festival will begin immediately after the run and will feature Shoney’s breakfast and refreshments, live entertainment, and prize drawings. The Kids’ Zone will include free activities such as face painting, giant inflatables, an appearance by Shoney Bear®, and tours of a police cruiser, police helicopter and police boat. Balloon artists, the Nashville Police S.W.A.T. Team, the Nashville Police Bomb Team and its bomb robot will take part in the festivities.

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