City Bulletin

The Arbor Day 5K is set for Saturday, March 31 on the Statesville Greenway Trail.

Pre-register before March 23 at noon and the cost is only $15.  Late registration is $20.  Registration can be paid at the Statesville Fitness & Activity Center by cash, check or credit/debit card.  T-shirts are only guaranteed to pre-registered participants.  There are age divisions for both male and female: 19 and under; ages 20-29; ages 30-39; ages 40-49; ages 50-59; and ages 60-plus.

The 5K race will begin at 9 a.m. (registration is 7:30-8:30 a.m.) at the Statesville Soccer Park, 2012 Simonton Rd.  The start and finish line will be within the soccer park.  The race course is on the Statesville Greenway Trail and through the soccer park.  The course is paved and mostly flat with some grades.  It is certified course # NC-11009-PH.

A free fun run for all ages will begin at 10 a.m.

After the race, please join us for Statesville’s Arbor Day Celebration and Green Fair from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Statesville Fitness & Activity Center, 1875 Simonton Rd.

There will be tree giveaways, children’s activities, live animals, free rock climbing, green business exhibition hall and much more.

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Nancy Davis
Public Affairs Director
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