Join us for Briar Chapel’s Earth Day: 5k & Celebration

Run, Walk, Eat, Drink and Learn! (and be merry!)

April 21st, 2012 @ Briar Chapel

5k 2012 logoWe’re excited to be partnering with Briar Chapel again this year to celebrate Earth Day 2012!

This April 21st, Earth Day begins with a 5K race and a kids k through beautiful Briar Chapel, featuring live music, post-race massages, and local food and drink! Register online today to reserve your spot!

View the NEW route map here.

Registration includes a locally made performance t-shirt by TS Designs. Advanced registration is $20 (t-shirt, goodie bag and Fullsteam beer ticket included) and $25 day of race. This is also a CORA Food Drive – bring 2 cans of non-perishables please! The chip-timed course is a USATF certified course at Briar Chapel, 1600 Briar Chapel Parkway, Chapel Hill, NC. Race day registration begins at 8:00am and race begins at 9.00am. Prizes awarded to top 3 male finishers and top 3 female finishers.

Register Online!

Later in the afternoon, Briar Chapel will be hosting an Earth Day Fair from 3-5pm where you can exchange your drink ticket for a beer from Fullsteam Brewery!

The event will feature exhibitions and demos from local artisans, businesses and organizations, athletes and artists, and Chatham County’s first ever Food Truck Rodeo, including Chirba Chirba, BaguettaboutitParlour, Will & Pop’s, Fullsteam Brewery, and Carolina Brewery. Live music from The Lizzy Ross Band and Tom Maxwell. There will also be bubbles, hoopers and face painting for the young and young at heart!

At dusk (6-8pm) there will be short films from Briar Chapel’s Best Buddy contest and then a screening of Wall-E on the lawn! Guaranteed fun for all ages!

The event is free,
and the more you support the food & beer trucks, the more you support
The Abundance Foundation! Bring your hungry friends and family!

Check out the event on Facebook!

Huge thanks to our sponsors!

Bradshaw & Robinson, LLP

Sanford Contractors

Race prizes provided by Twig, Great Outdoor Provision of Chapel Hill, and Fleet Feet of Carrboro

Refreshments provided by Whole Foods – Chapel Hill

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To help sponsor the race:
Contact 919-533-5181