Veterans Day 5K Run/Walk to benefit St. Patrick Center

11/09/19, 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Notice: Because of the Global Pandemic declared on March 11, 2020, and subsequent Federal, State and Local Public Health Orders, for the protection of the public and in keeping with CDC guidelines, meetings will be restricted to no more than 10 persons maintaining a distance of 6 feet apart. Many meetings will be held via video/teleconference in lieu of in-person meetings. Please review the meeting notice closely for instructions on where/how to join the meeting.

Community Event

Admission: Charge. Cost: $30* (free kids’ dash), $35 beginning on November 8 Veterans receive a $5 discount and a free “Proud Veteran” sticker to wear.

The Veterans Day 5K Run/Walk to benefit St. Patrick Center on November 9 includes a timed 5K, one-mile fun-run, FREE Kids’ Dash and many fun-filled activities. This is a family-friendly event to honor our nation’s heroes and raise awareness for veteran homelessness. Last year, St. Patrick Center helped more than 1,100 veterans (20% of our client population) and their families who were experiencing homelessness. The Veterans Day 5K Run/Walk event includes a runner’s village featuring: – Photo opportunities with a bald eagle from the World Bird Sanctuary – Appearances by Fred Bird & Louie – Snacks, coffee, hot chocolate, water, beer (21+) – Activities for the whole family including a bubble bus, face-painting and yard games – Music by DJ Big Papa G and more! Length: Timed 5K run/walk and one-mile fun-run Cost: $30* (free kids’ dash), $35 beginning on November 8 Veterans receive a $5 discount and a free “Proud Veteran” sticker to wear. *All paid participants receive a free moisture-wicking long-sleeve shirt and race bag! 9:00am– 5K 9:05am – One-mile route 10:00am– Kids’ dash 10:15am– 5K awards (age groups from 19 and below to 70+) 10:30am– Veterans Day Observance Ceremony 12:00pm– Parade Individual and team registration is available! More information and registration at: http://stpatrickcenter.org/vet5k/

Website:
Veterans Day 5K Run/Walk 2019

Accessibility:
Wheelchair and stroller friendly

Location:
Soldier's Memorial
1315 Chestnut
St. Louis, MO 63103

Map for the above address
Directions to this address

Sponsor:
St. Patrick Center

Email:
mkloppenberg@stpatrickcenter.org

Other Contact:
Maggie Kloppenberg mkloppenberg@stpatrickcenter.org 314-802-5418

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