Evansville Memorial Day Run 5K/10K and Salute

SIGN UP HERE: ONLINE RACE REGISTRATION

Please join us as we honor our Fallen Veterans during this special holiday event, recognizing them for their ultimate sacrifice for our freedom.  The day starts with a special salute to our Fallen Veterans at 8:00 a.m., followed by the 5k run/walk and 10k run and 10k walk.

5K Runners and Walkers, and 10K runners have the opportunity to bring attention to their own military service, or to dedicate their participation to a friend or family member who served. T-shirts will be included for runners and walkers, prizes awarded for top runners in each age and group category with registration. Timing will be handled by To The Finish LLC. For more information or to sign up, see below.

We ask that any active, reserve or inactive Veterans join us at 8:00 a.m. for a salute to the fallen and to our country’s flag.  If you know a Veteran please share this event with them.  We are offering a 10% discount for all Veterans participating in the 5K.  Coupon code: VETERAN

Save the date for the 2nd annual Evansville Memorial Day 5k and FestivalMay 29th 8am-12pm.

Presented by EvansvilleEvents.com and your local Ford Dealer.

Monday, May 29th, 2017 – 8 a.m-11 a.m.

This event is FREE to the public and everyone is invited to join Evansville’s only Memorial Day Run and Salute!

5K and 10K PARTICIPANT SIGNUP: Racers and walkers can register either online ($2.50 additional fee) or by mailing a downloadable entry form. Please mail check with completed form to address indicated.
5K Entry fee is $20 before May 15th, $25 after and $30 on registration day.
10K Entry fee is $30 before May 15th, $35 after and $40 on registration day.

Click here for DOWNLOADABLE INDIVIDUAL ENTRY FORM:
http://www.evansvilleevents.com/home/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/MemorialDayEvent-IndividualForm-2017.pdf

Click here for DOWNLOADABLE GROUP/COMPANY ENTRY FORM:
http://www.evansvilleevents.com/home/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/MemorialDayEvent-IndividualForm-2017.pdf

KIDS SPRINT SIGNUP: Kids age 12 and under can participate in a special sprint race for only a $5 entry fee. Enter online ($2 additional fee) or mail in downloadable form.

SCHEDULE:

Runner Packet Pick Up:
Ultimate Fitness – Sunday, May 28th, 2017 from 1pm-4pm.

Memorial Day Event, Garvin Park – 8:00 a.m. until 11:00am

Salute to the fallen Veterans – 8:00 a.m.

Official Race Times:

Kid Sprint – 8:15am
5K Run/Walk – 8:30am
Awards – 10:00am

Official Race/Walk Timing:
To The Finish LLC

A portion of the proceeds will be given to:
Soldier Dogs for Independence

SPONSORS:

  • Evansville Events
  • Area Ford Dealership
  • To the Finish LLC
  • Mr Sandless Floor Refinishing

 

Official Race/Walk Timing:
To The Finish LLC

2016 Veteran Organizations We Supported:

U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs

U.S. Navy

Indiana National Guard

Honor Dogs

Soldier Dogs

Pets for Vets

Indiana Patriot Guard Riders, Inc.

2016 SPONSORS:

Evansville Events

To the Finish LLC

Ultimate Fitness

Mr. Sandless Floor Refinishing

Evansville Networking

Evie with Keep Evansville Beautiful

Evansville Fire Department

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