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Sunset 5K Race to be Held in September

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The Cedar Rapids Parks & Recreation Department and Special Olympics Iowa are hosting the Sunset 5K Race and 1 Mile Fun Run/Walk on September 18. The event is to raise money for Special Olympic athletes in the Cedar Rapids area. The run will take place at Ushers Ferry Historic Village in Cedar Rapids. 

The 5K Race begins at 6:15 p.m. and the 1 Mile Fun Run/Walk begin at 6:20 p.m. The Sunset Send-off celebration with food, drink and live entertainment will be held from 6:30-9:00 p.m.

The cost is $25 if registered by September 6 and $30 for registrations from September 7 – September 18. All proceeds from the race will be used for local programs. Awards will go to the top qualifiers of the 5K and every participant will receive a T-shirt.

More information and event registration is available at www.active.com.

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