Heroes for Hope Race
Saturday, April 8th, 2017.
Heroes for Hope is a 1K/5K/10K race open to runners, walkers, families and corporate teams. Starting and ending in downtown Conway, the races are certified by the USATF. There is also a 1K superhero race for kids 10 and under (parent can run too). Capes and tights are optional but they sure make it more fun.
After the race, there is an awards ceremony and costume parade on stage. Immediately following, the Children’s Music Festival begins featuring choirs, dance teams, baton twirlers, gymnasts and cheer leaders from across Faulkner county.
Simon Park is filled with activities for kids of all ages including a bounce house, face painting, arts and crafts, games, food, beverages, Superhero appearances and more. All activities are free, however, vendors may charge or request a donation for food, drinks and merchandise.
The theme of the event is…All kids need a hero. Abused kids need a superhero.
Race Registration Fees
Race Day Schedule
Schedule of Events:
8:00am Check In & Registration
8:30am 10K & 5K Race
10:00am Superhero 1K
10:30am Race Awards Ceremony
11:00am Costume Parade & Awards
The 10K will run this course two times.
Awards & Prizes
10K, 5K, 1K Signature themed medals for 1st-3rd place in age, gender, and overall divisions
*1K will not have overall winner
*1K not chip timed
Participation ribbons for all children
Costume prizes for boys, girls, youths, & family
Costume Parade, Music, Face Painting, Bounce House, Games, Arts & Crafts, Vendors, Fire Truck, and much more!