WHAT: Snowball 5K Run/Walk and Accessible 1K.
WHEN: 5K Run/Walk – 9 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 18, 2014.
Accessible 1K – 9:30 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 18, 2014.
WHERE: Morgan’s Wonderland, 5223 David Edwards Drive (at the intersection of Wurzbach Parkway and Thousand Oaks Drive just west of IH 35 in Northeast San Antonio.)
WHY: To burn off excess holiday calories and raise money for Monarch Academy at Morgan’s Wonderland, a school for students with special needs next to the unique, popular and ultra-accessible theme park. Proceeds will help purchase adaptive bicycles and support other programs at the non-profit school.
ETC.: Registration fees and other information are available at www.MonarchAcademy.net.
The Snowball 5K will start and end at the Rapier Trust Starlight Amphitheater at Morgan’s Wonderland. The course will wind around the park’s fishing lake as well as the playing fields at the STAR Soccer Complex next door.
The event, which will be held rain or shine, will offer age-group awards, t-shirts, hot chocolate, breakfast tacos and music. Individuals using walkers, wheelchair and baby strollers are welcome to participate. All Accessible 1K participants will receive a ribbon.
For more information about Morgan’s Wonderland, visit www.MorgansWonderland.com.