1st Annual Shoebox Funtastic Festival - RACE HAS BEEN CANCELED!
WhereBarboursville, WV - Barboursville Park
WhenAugust 15, 2020- 9:00 AM
Race Course will start at Shelter 8 of Barboursville Park. Runners will run out and turn left down hill to run past the horse rink. The course will weave down through the scenic park by the train tracks toward the soccer fields. The course will turn at the bridge to 4-H Camp Road and will double back on itself ending back at Shelter 8. Signage and Volunteers will be present along the course route for assistance and direction. There will be a small first aid station and water station near the 1 and 2 mile marker and then there will be water and refreshments at Shelter 8 where the race begins and ends.
$20 Pre-registered; $25 on the day of the race
Male and Female: 14 and under; 15-19; 20-29; 30-39; 40-49; over 50
Medals will be awarded to each 1st, 2nd and 3rd place in each category for both male and female
Operation Christmas Child
Info: There will be additional festivities including a Shoebox Packing Party, Fun Run for ages 2-4, 5-9, 10-14 around the Barboursville park pond, a “Shoebox Recipient” Guest Speaker, Food Vendors, Carnival Games, Inflatable Bounce Houses, Gospel Music and Christmas Costume Contest for Individuals and Families.
Charity: Operation Christmas Child is the largest children’s evangelical project in the world reaching more than 10 million children each year in more than 100 countries. Shoeboxes are filled with toys, school supplies, and hygiene items. These are then provided to the most needy children throughout the world.