St Patricks DayOWENSBORO, Ky. (2/25/14) – The Owensboro Parks and Recreation Department is hosting the 8th annual St. Patrick’s Day Dash, consisting of a 5K run/walk and a 10k run.

The races will take place along the scenic South Trail of the Greenbelt on Saturday, March 15.

Check-in will begin at 7:15 a.m. at O’Charley’s Restaurant, South Frederica Street, and continue until 7:45 a.m.

Both races will start at 8 a.m. and will be chip-timed by the Owensboro Area Runners and Walkers Club.

A post-race complimentary breakfast will be available for all participants at O’Charley’s. At this time Awards will be presented to the winning male and female runners of each race, as well as the top three finishers in each age division. All participants will receive a commemorative t-shirt and will be eligible for door prizes and giveaways.

The early bird entry fee will be $20 per person through February 28.

Registrations made after February 28 will be $25.

The registration fee includes entry in to either the 5K or 10K, event  t-shirt, breakfast buffet after the race, and eligibility to win door prizes. Participants are encouraged to pre-register.

For more information, contact the Owensboro Parks and Recreation Department at (270) 687-8700, or visit Owensboro Parks & Recreation.

SurfKY News
Information provided by Brittni Bunn

LIKE SurfKY on Facebook - Click here to LIKE us now.

© Copyright 2015 SurfKY News Group, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, or rewritten without permission. SurfKY News encourages you to share this story on social media.

In Other News...

Results from Region 3 Governor’s Cup at East Heights Elementary School

HENDERSON, Ky. (3/31/15 ) — Below are the results from the Region 3 Governor’s Cup competition held at East Heights… Read More

Grammy Award Winning Rosanne Cash Plays the HFAC April 24

HENDERSON, Ky. (4/1/15) — Henderson Area Arts Alliance wraps up its 21st season with a big name in music. Singer,… Read More

Most Read This Week

March 27, 2015 6132

Three Arrested during Execution of Search…

by Madisonville Police Department/Hopkins County Detention Center
March 25, 2015 5588

Fazoli's, Roses Coming to Madisonville

by Amber Averitt, SurfKY News
March 24, 2015 5284

One Dies, Another Injured in Mortons Gap Traffic…

by Deputy Heath Owens
March 25, 2015 5221

Grand Jury Finds No Criminal Wrongdoing in Bean…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
March 30, 2015 4957

Man Charged with Child Abuse After Allegedly…

by Madisonville Police Department
March 24, 2015 4359

UPDATE: One Injured in Hopkinsville Road Accident

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News

Most Read This Month

March 09, 2015 14308

Multi-Agency Drug Bust Results in $1 Million Meth…

by KSP DESI
March 02, 2015 11718

Madisonville Teen Faces Numerous Drug Charges

by Madisonville Police Department/Hopkins County Detention Center

Stories Trending Today

March 31, 2015 2278

Man Charged for Driving While under Influence of…

by Madisonville Police Department
March 31, 2015 1372

Happenings and Meetings - Hopkins County

by Amber Averitt, SurfKY News
March 31, 2015 1320

Covenant Community Church Hosts Annual…

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
April 01, 2015 1282

Madisonville Man Injured in Head-on Collision…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
March 31, 2015 1104

Hopkins County Misdemeanor Indictments

by Karen McKnight
March 31, 2015 1083

Madisonville Police Reports Released - March 31,…

by Madisonville Police Department
March 31, 2015 808

Glema Center April Schedule Features Jo Dee…

by Gary Gates, SurfKY News
April 01, 2015 780

Couple Charged on Multiple Drug Offenses, Child…

by Sheriff Matt Sanderson
March 30, 2015 719

Members from Madisonville Police, Hopkinsville…

by Abbie Darst
March 31, 2015 526

Baptist Health Madisonville Upgrades Technology…

by Baptist Health