The Bluebird 5K Run-Walk will be held Saturday, May 17, in Bluebird Park in Isanti. The race begins in Bluebird Park, circling through northwest Isanti and finishing back in the park.
Bring the kids for the 1/4 mile Bluebird Dash held just before the 5K. The 1/4 mile race is a free event, but registration is encouraged to ensure your child gets a numbered bib.
Registration and packet pick-up on May 17 begins at 8:30 a.m. The free 1/4 mile Bluebird Dash for kids of all ages begins at 9:15 a.m. The Bluebird 5K begins at 9:30 a.m. The 5K course is flat and fast.
Awards will be presented to the top three male and female 5K finishers, and to all of the 1/4 mile dash participants.
Early-bird registration ends April 30, and a T-Shirt is guaranteed for all 5K runners registered before this date. Early-bird cost is $16; after April 30 cost is $20, plus a $2 processing fee for online 5K entries. Both races will be held rain or shine. Visit Facebook.com/Bluebird5K or www.isantichamber.com for more information and an online registration link.
Sponsors include Bolton & Menk Engineers & Surveyors, Snap Fitness of Cambridge-Isanti, and Isanti Rental with cooperation from the Isanti Police Department. Proceeds will benefit the Isanti Community Center and the Isanti Area Chamber of Commerce.