Parks and Recreation
SATURDAY, MARCH 24
Get ready for egg hunting with The Bunny Run 5K and One-Mile Fun Run! Put on your speed enhancing bunny ears and tie up your laces to race around beautiful Rotary Park before the Easter Eggstravaganza. Along the scenic race route, keep an eye out for Easter eggs. If you find one along the way, be sure to pick it up for a possible surprise at the finish. This fun family event will also have face painting for the kids, post-race food and drinks, and a visit from the Easter Bunny!
In a festive mood? Dress up in your favorite Easter costume! There will be a contest for best dressed team, female and male before the race starts (judging at 6:45 a.m.).
The winners of the 5K run in each of the following age groups will receive awards; 10 and under, 11-14, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70 and older. The top three overall males and females will also be awarded, but they will not receive an award for winning their age group. Every participant in the 5K/One-Mile Fun Run will get bunny ears and a chocolate bunny! The first 150 5K entrants will receive a cutsom race shirt. Shirt sizes will be guaranteed for those who register before March 1; after March 1, sizes will not be guaranteed. Participants can pick up packets early at Progress Park Recreation Center on March 22 and 23.
5K entry fee: $30 before Feb. 26; $35 after
Fun Run entry fee: $25 before Feb. 26; $30 after
Registration, on the day of the race, starts at 6:30 a.m.; race will begin at 7:15 a.m. Race forms, with a signed waiver, are required for all participants. They may be submitted before the race in person at Progress Park Recreation center or mailed to 968 Meyer Rd. Wentzville, MO, 63385 attention: “Bunny Run”. All forms not submitted one week before the race must be submitted at packet pick up . For more information, please call (636) 332-9236.