Published July 17, 2016 at 10:54 am
By Sun Thisweek
A family-friendly 5K fun run and 1.25 mile run/walk will be held Saturday, Aug. 6, in Lakeville. The Glow Run dance party will start at 7:30 p.m. with the run at 9 p.m. at Lakeville Fire Station 4, 9465 185th St.
Alisha Perkins, wife of Minnesota Twins pitcher Glen Perkins and author of “Running Home,” will officially start the run.
The event will feature a DJ and participants are encouraged to wear costumes and glow-in-the-dark accessories.
Proceeds from the event will go to the Lakeville Public Safety Foundation, a nonprofit organization that promotes public safety by enhancing the capabilities of the Lakeville Police Department and Lakeville Fire Department.
To register, go to www.LPSFMN.org and click on “events.” Registration is $25 through Aug. 5 and $35 on the day of the race. Registration includes T-shirt, glow-wear and swag bag. Limited T-shirts available after July 22.