Arbor Day Run

5K, 1 Mile

Event Date

Sat, Apr 9, 2016


Ridgely, MD


Activity Today Later

Running-5K - Ages 16 and up

$20 $25 Closed

Running-5K - Ages 15 and Under

$10 $10 Closed

Running-1 Mile - Individual Age group/open

$0 $0 Closed

About This Activity

Join fellow runners and nature enthusiasts for the 11th annual Arbor Day Run.  Featuring a 5K Run/Walk and a one-mile Family Fun Run/Walk, the event will kick off with a healthy kids dash at 8:50 a.m.  Participants will catch glimpses of spring as they traverse the cross-country course plotted along the Arboretum's network of scenic forest and meadow paths.  Post-race festivities include refreshments, awards, and a native tree raffle.  All registered 5K participants will receive an "Arbor Day 5K" t-shirt.  Fun Run and Kids Dash participants may purchase t-shirts for $10 each.  Chip timing is provided for the 5K Run.

Event details and schedule

Registration begins at 8 a.m. in the Visitor's Center.  Parking is available inside the entrance of the Arboretum.  The event kicks off with a Healthy Kids Dash at 8:50 a.m.  The 5K begins at 9 a.m. and is followed by the One-Mile Fun Run.  A map of the course is available at  Refreshments will be provided after the race.

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