The City of Tempe is providing a unique opportunity for businesses, residents and runners to get involved in the Trees for Tempe program with the 8th Annual Arbor Day 5K.
The Arbor Day 5K kicks-off at 6:15 p.m. on Friday, April 28 at Kiwanis Park. All proceeds benefit the Trees for Tempe program to help revitalize Tempe’s urban forest. Since the inaugural Arbor Day 5K in 2010, more than $50,000 has been raised for the Trees for Tempe program.
The 5K course is a scenic loop around Kiwanis Park and will be chip timed. Advance registration is $20 through 4/27; $25 day-of event 4/28. All registered participants ages 13 yrs+ receive a commemorative Arbor Day 5K T-shirt.
Activities include day-of registration and an event expo starting at 4:30 p.m., as well as the free Arizona 811 .811 mile Fun Run. The .811 mile Fun Run starts at 6 p.m. and winds around Kiwanis Lake. Register on-site the day of.
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Information about the event is available in : English