Reindeer Run/Walk Benefit 5K Coming to Downtown Owensboro
Brave the cold and bring the entire family, including your 4-legged family members, out for this holiday fun run. The event benefits Care Net of Owensboro.
Come dressed in your most festive Christmas best and walk/run with family and friends on Saturday, December 7th, 2019 at 10 AM. New this year is The Reindeer Dash, for ages 7 and under, starting at 9:30 AM. The Reindeer Run/Walk 5K a perfect event for all ages!
Prizes will be awarded to the best dressed and various race winner divisions. Bring your camera and visit with Santa, enjoy hot chocolate, and win prizes.
This event raises funds to serve the young men and women of Owensboro and surrounding areas through Care Net.
Race packet pick up will be available at Legends between the hours of 11-7 pm on December 6th, 2019 and beginning at 8:30 am at the run/walk.
Special ticket discounts are available through December 2nd, 2019.
Race Location: Downtown Riverfront behind Hampton Inn at McConnell Plaza, Owensboro, KY
Smothers Park - 199 W. Veterans Blvd, Downtown Owensboro Riverfront
2019 Reindeer Run 5k Race Course
• Race begins at the corner of West Veterans Blvd. and St. Ann Street (traveling west)
• Turn left onto Locust Street (west corner of Hampton Inn)
• Turn right onto West 1st Street (street in front of Convention Center)
• Right onto Elm Street
• Left onto West 1st Street (this is a straight path until Hanning Lane)
2019 Route Revision
• Right onto Hanning Lane (passing mile marker one ahead)
• Left onto Ohio Street
• Straight onto Ky. Legend Way (street in front of Fields Packing)
• Sharp left onto River Road
• Left onto Chesterfield Drive leading into an “S” curve onto Chesterfield Drive South
• Right onto Dublin Lane
• Left onto West 1st Street (passing mile marker two ahead)
• At Elm Street, turn left onto the Riverwalk Detour (traveling behind Holiday Inn & Convention Center)
• Turn right on the Riverwalk at the east corner of the Convention Center (running alongside the building).
• Merge back onto West Veterans Blvd. (west corner of Hampton Inn & Suites) traveling a straight stretch to the Start/Finish line.