ALTON | The 37th annual Pee Wee Run will take place Sunday, July 12, at Gordon Moore Park.
This run is organized by the Alton Road Runners Club and Hit-n-Run Food Stores. Children up to age 14 may participate and can register that morning from 6:45 a.m. to 7:45 a.m. The run, which begins at 8 a.m. and goes a half mile, costs $5 per runner. Each runner will receive a T-Shirt, ribbon, free refreshments and a raffle.
Organizers say in the race’s 36 years, it has never rained during the race.
“It’s a family event, and it is a good feeling watching the parents cheering on their kids,” stated a press release about the event.