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Inaugural Hoptown Half Marathon & 5K – at Hoptown Harvest Festival

The Inaugural Hoptown Half Marathon & 5K, presented by Planters Bank (Half Marathon) and Jennie Stuart Health (5K), is a joint road race through Hopkinsville, KY.

The course winds through downtown Hoptown, residential areas, through beautiful Christian County countryside and returns to finish downtown on the popular and new Greenway/Rail Trail.

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Couple this great race layout with Saturday’s Hoptown Harvest Fest and Bourbon celebrations (also held downtown) and you’ll have a fabulous race experience! Proceeds from the race and associated events (Friday Expo) benefit the non-profit partners of the United Way of the Pennyrile.

Half-marathon runner package includes a beautiful medal and comfortable long sleeve moisture-wicking performance shirt. Come experience the beauty and charm of west Kentucky scenery and hospitality in Hopkinsville, or Hoptown as we call it — at the Hoptown Half Marathon & 5K, presented by Planters Bank and Jennie Stuart Health.

Race starting line is at 1001 S. Main Street in downtown Hopkinsville. Race-day registration and packet pickup is at the nearby Christian County Justice Center, 100 Justice Way, Hopkinsville, KY 42240.

 

                       

Hoptown Half & 5K Pasta Dinner – at Hopkinsville Sportsplex

Looking for a fun way to carb-load the night before your race? Join us for the Inaugural Hoptown Half Marathon & 5K Pasta Dinner! Get your grub on from 6:30-8:00 pm on Friday, September 27 at Planters Bank-Jennie Stuart Health Sportsplex Hopkinsville.

Cost is $10 for registered runners (must show bib as proof), $5 for kids 8-and-under and $12 for everyone else.

The dinner includes pasta, bread, salad, and the choice of water or tea from Four Seasons Catering. We’ll also have a motivational speech from Marathon Runner Stella Christoforou! Seating is limited to the first 200 people, so don’t hesitate to purchase your spot. And remember, all proceeds to go to United Way of the Pennyrile!

Hoptown Half & 5K Expo

Come pick up your race packet (including your official race bib), race shirt, visit with a slew of running vendors and stick around for the carb-load pasta dinner, all on September 27, 2019 at Planters Bank-Jennie Stuart Health Sportsplex Hopkinsville. The Expo will run from 11:00 am to 7:00 pm, giving runners/walkers the chance to beat the crowd and enjoy some fellowship the night before the Inaugural Hoptown Half Marathon & 5K. We look forward to seeing you there!

St. Luke Color Run 2019

St. Luke Free Clinic proudly presents the 2019 St. Luke Color Run! The Color Run is a 2.4 mile untimed event that you can experience with friends and family on the Hopkinsville Greenway System. You’re free to run, jog, walk, or cartwheel along the course. At 4 locations along the route, Color Runners are doused from head to toe in a different colored powder. The powder is made with cornstarch and is completely safe and environmentally friendly. Proceeds from the Color Run will benefit St. Luke Free Clinic.

 

MB Roland Distillery’s Bourbon Bung 5K, Expo & Concert Event

Join MB Roland Distillery for the Inaugural Health/Fitness/Farmer’s Market/Outdoors Expo – 5K & Free Concert on April 13th, 2019!

Expo is Free to public: 12 pm – 7 pm
5K Run: 3 pm – 4:30 pm
Concert is Free to public: 5 pm – 7 pm

Food Trucks, Expo, Farmer’s Market, Concert…Family Friendly.

Registration is now open! Sign up for the 5K (timed & fun) by April 1st to guarantee a swag bag. Click below!

https://www.active.com/pembroke-ky/running/distance-running-races/mb-roland-distillery-s-bourbon-bung-5k-and-fun-run-2019

CASA Super Hero 5K Run/Walk

Every child needs a hero, but an abused child needs a SUPER HERO. Be a HERO, and register today for the CASA Super Hero 5K Run/Walk!

CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocates) for Children

7:00 am Registration (Founders Square, Hopkinsville, KY)
8:00 am Run/Walk begins

Route: Greenway System (Rails to Trails)

Register online at:
https://hpr.recdesk.com/Community/Program

Cost: $18.00 (includes shirt, SM – 3XL)

SPONSORS: US BANK AND JERRY’S EXPRESS CARWASH

All proceeds will support the local CASA Program. For more information on this event, contact Virginia Erxleben at 270-887-4024  or  [email protected]
You may also visit the event Facebook pages  https://www.facebook.com/events/2294314830891417/   &  https://www.facebook.com/events/857501067923252/