Snowball 5K Run/Walk, Accessible 1 Mile To Benefit The Academy at Morgan’s Wonderland

WHO: Hundreds of fitness-minded families and individuals.

WHAT:  3rdAnnual Snowball 5K Run/Walk and Accessible 1 Mile benefitting The Academy at Morgan’s Wonderland, a non-profit school for students with special needs (ages 12-24).      

WHEN:  Accessible 5K Run/Walk – 9 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 30, 2016.

Accessible 1 Mile – 9:15 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 30, 2016.

WHERE: Morgan’s Wonderland, 5223 David Edwards Drive (at the intersection of Wurzbach Parkway and Thousand Oaks Drive a half-mile west of IH 35 in Northeast San Antonio.)

WHY: To burn off excess holiday calories and raise money for The Academy at Morgan’s Wonderland, located next to the unique, popular and ultra-accessible theme park. 

ETC.:  Registration information is available at

The Snowball Run will start and end inside Morgan’s Wonderland.  The course will wind around the park’s catch-and-release fishing lake, the playing fields at the STAR Soccer Complex next door and nearby Heroes Stadium. 

The event, which will be held rain or shine, will offer age-group awards, ribbons for 1 Mile participants, long-sleeve technical t-shirts, hot chocolate, food (including pancakes from Magnolia Pancake Haus), music, characters from the cast of “Frozen” and other Disney characters, snowball toss and more.  Individuals using walkers, wheelchairs and baby strollers are welcome to participate.