LAKELAND, FL ( FEBRUARY 26, 2013) — Come join the Parks & Recreation Department as they host the 1st Annual Camper Scamper 5K and Kids Fun Run on Friday, March 15th around beautiful Lake Hollingsworth. Check-In and on-site registration will be from 5:15 p.m. – 6:15 p.m. near the Lakeland Yacht Club parking lot followed by the kid’s fun run at 6:30 p.m. and the 5K race starting at 6:45 p.m. Entry fee for kids ages 5 -11 is only $10.00 and ages 12 and up can participate for only $20.00. A $5.00 fee will be added for event day registration, so get your name on the list today!
Another activity featured before the race is a Mascot Race Challenge! Mascots from around the area will be available for photo opportunities and will enter into head-to-head competition in a friendly mascot race at 6:00 p.m.
You can register online at www.active.com or pick up an application at any of the following locations:
· Kelly Recreation Complex, 404 Imperial Blvd
· Simpson Park Community Center, 1725 MLK Jr. Ave
· Lake Mirror Complex, 121 S. Lake Ave
Proceeds from the event will go to support the Summer Camp Program of the City of Lakeland. Bring your family and your friends for what is sure to be a fun night for a great cause! For full details call 863-834-8228.