DESCRIPTION The 6th annual Town of Farmville 5k & Fun Run will be held on Saturday, August 15, 2020. The 5K course starts and finishes at Farmville’s Town Common and features a scenic run along Farmville’s athletic field, golf course, library, arboretum, and through both new and historic neighborhoods in a family-friendly town. The Fun Run will follow the first 1.2 miles of the 5K course, turning off at the Town Common towards the finish line. This event is being supported by Farmville's Library, Parks & Recreation, and Police departments. The 5k will start promptly at 8 am, and the Fun Run will start shortly thereafter. The 5K will be chip timed by Run the East LLC using disposable chips attached to each race bib. The Fun Run will not be chip-timed.
PACKET PICKUP: There will be two opportunities to pick up registration packets and bibs. Early packet pickup will be available on Friday, August 14 from 4 to 7 pm at the Farmville Police Department located at 3672 North Main St, Farmville, NC 27828. Same day registration and packet pickup will also be available on Saturday race day, beginning at 7:00 am on the Farmville Town Common.
AWARDS AND CEREMONY The award ceremony will take place in the gazebo on the Town Common immediately after the last participant crosses the finish line. The top 3 male and female winners will receive a unique, handmade gift that is guaranteed to please. More details coming soon.