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Fun & Fit in the Park to Feature Heart of Heath 5k & Family Run On Easter Saturday, April 20

The City of Heath’s Fun & Fit in the Park on April 20 features the Heart of Heath 5k and 1-Mile Family Run. The 1-Mile Family Run course is integrated into the 5k course, with the same start and finish lines and awards for the top 3 boys and girls. Register by April 13 to receive the discounted pricing and ensure you get the 2019 t-shirt!

(HEATH, TX – April 9, 2019) A City of Heath tradition will continue on April 20 as the community gathers for Fun & Fit in the Park, featuring the Heart of Heath 5k and a 1-Mile Family Run with awards for the Top 3 boys and Top 3 girls. Register by April 13 to receive the discounted pricing and be sure you get your 2019 t-shirt!

The fun begins at 8 a.m. in Towne Center Park with a runners’ warm up presented by Camp Gladiators. The Family Run starts at 8:15, and the 5k is at 8:30 a.m. with awards and prizes afterwards. There will also be complimentary refreshments, music and the Easter Bunny!

What to expect:

*USATF Certified 5k course with chip-timed start and finish lines for 5k participants.

*5k awards for top 3 overall plus top 3 males and females in each age bracket.

*1-Mile Family Run—integrated into the 5k course, with same start and finish lines.

*1-Mile Family Run awards for top 3 boys and top 3 girls.

*A 2019 T-shirt for 5k and Family Run participants while supplies last.
—Be sure to get your shirt by registering and picking up your packet before the event.

* Giant-size games like Chess, Checkers, Jenga and Connect 4.

*Complimentary healthy treats including tasty blends from Juice It Up.

*Prize drawings for registered runners.

This event is presented by the City of Heath Special Events Board, and registration proceeds benefit Heath’s parks and trails. Find more details, including route and detour maps, and register online for the runs at Extra parking will be available at the First United Methodist Church of Heath, 140 Smirl.

This event is rain or shine. However, if safety threats occur due to severe weather/lightening, updates will be posted on Facebook pages maintained by the City of Heath and Heath DPS.

The City of Heath Thanks Our 2019 Special Event Series Sponsors!

Host Sponsor:
LiechtyMcGinnisBerrymanBowen Attorneys & Counselors

Presenting Sponsors:
American National Bank
Dental Professionals of Rockwall
Heath Economic Development Corporation/Municipal Benefits Corporation
Heath Pediatric Dentistry
Heath Salon & Spa
Horton & Archibald/Allegiance Title
Play-Tri/Rockwall Cycling
J.E.R. Chilton YMCA Rockwall
Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital
T3 Chiropractor
Villa 306-Turks & Caicos

Supporting Sponsors:
ABH Roofing & Construction
Atmos Energy
Camp Gladiator
First United Methodist Church of Heath
Juice It Up
Shannon’s Farms
Smoothie King
Karen Wydra/Ebby Halliday, Realtors

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