Ghosts, goblins and the like will be on the run again this fall as Get There, Start Now hosts its Eighth Annual Hallows Eve 5k Fun Run and Walk on Sunday, October 27, 2019. 5K walkers will begin at 9:30 AM, 5K runners will begin at 10 AM. The race location is the Lowell Elks Lodge, at 40 Old Ferry Road Lowell, MA 01854. Day of race registration for the chip-timed run begins at 8:00 AM. A free kids fun run (ages 11 & under) starts promptly at 9:15 AM.
Race registration is $25 ($30 starting October 13th) and all funds raised are for Get There, Start Now’s scholarship programs. High school students with IDs (and younger) are always $15. Prizes will be awarded for the top overall male and female runners along with the top three male and female runners in each age group (0-14, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60+). In addition, a costume contest and other prizes will be distributed throughout the event.
To learn more about this and Get There, Start Now, please visit www.gtsn.org, email firstname.lastname@example.org, or call 978-987-8975.
Get There, Start Now is a 501C(3) non-profit organization established in 2008. The nonprofit awards scholarships to students in the Merrimack Valley Area and provides information and programs for those seeking higher education. The board is composed of volunteers who give many hours of their time to help develop our programs.