The Fort Wayne Fear Factory is hosting a 5K Walk and Fun Run on Saturday, October 28th at 10:00am. It’ll take runners on the Greenway along the Maumee River to Anthony Blvd then down Berry Street to downtown and back to River City on the Greenway! Runners will enjoy a scoop of Pumpkin Ice Cream after they cross the finish line. Fun prizes for those that wear their Halloween Costume!
The race will begin at 10am, packet pickup and on-site registration will open at 9am on Saturday, October 28th. Online registration is available now through October 27 for $20, register by October 21st to guarantee your t-shirt. On-site race day registration is $25.
Top finishers will win Fear Factory tickets!
Sponsored by: Catalyst Fitness
The route will begin and end at the River City Complex off Tecumseh Street, plenty of parking is available (free parking).
Runners will cross the beautiful Tecumseh Street bridge and take the Greenway towards Anthony Blvd where they will cross the Maumee River at the Hosey Dam.
The gang will then run down Berry Street past the Olde East End (1501 E Berry St) where they will hear cheers and encouragement from local businesses including Hair Candy, an Aveda Salon; Summit City Brewerks; Maeve Vintage; Ashberry Realty and other enthusiastic spectators!
As the runners approach downtown on Berry Street they’ll enjoy the sites of the tall buildings. They will be directed to turn on Clay Street and resume the course on the Greenway as they pass under the railroad elevation at Main Street and cross the river again on the St Joseph Blvd bridge then continue on the Maumee Pathway portion of the Greenway along Edgewater Avenue back to the River City Complex.
This is a scenic run along the river and past the revitalized Olde East End!
Course map coming soon!