Border Battle Bolt


Event Date

Sun, Oct 12, 2014


Rosemount, MN

About This Activity

It’s time to get your family together, put on your purple or green, grab your sneakers and be part of the Border Battle Bolt and tailgate party on Sunday, October 12. District 196 Community Education is hosting the third annual Border Battle Bolt 5K and 1 Mile Family Run/Walk and Health Expo. Come celebrate one of the biggest rivalries in NFL history! The Border Battle Bolt will feature a one mile fun run and 5K tag timed race beginning at Shannon Park and continuing through some of Rosemount’s beautiful neighborhoods. Participants are encouraged to wear either purple or green in support of the Minnesota Vikings or Green Bay Packers. Tailgating refreshments, food trucks, fun family activities, football team challenges and a Health Expo are also included for a fun filled family event. Receive information that can help you to become a healthier, more active and connected family at the Health Expo and between activities, catch the Vikings football game live on a big screen TV. New! This year's race event will also feature a Boot Camp Challenge and Kids Run, Punt and Pass Competition. The Kids Run, Punt and Pass Competition entry fee is free for youth race participants. Awards will be given for the top male and female race finishers in each age category, top finishers in the Kids Run Punt and Pass Competition and for best individual and team spirit attire. Receive a race T-shirt, race number and a packet filled with coupons and other items from local businesses that support an active, healthy family lifestyle. Participants who registered after October 1 are not guaranteed a race t-shirt. Race packets must be picked up on Friday, October 10, at Shannon Park Elementary School between the hours of 6:15-8:15p. If you are a local business owner and would like to find out how you can get involved in this event, please call Community Education at 651-423-7920. This event will take place rain or shine. No refunds will be given. Support your favorite team and a great cause! Proceeds from this event will be applied towards Community Education adult and youth enrichment class scholarships for families.

Event details and schedule

Event runs from 1:00-4:00

Bring cash for food trucks and vendors

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