Flapjacks are worth racing for fun in Friendswood at the annual Flapjack Fun Run set for Saturday, Dec. 3 at Stevenson Park. Adults and children can participate and all are invited to a pancake breakfast following the event.
The Flapjack Fun Run is hosted by the City of Friendswood Parks and Registration Department and breakfast is provided by Whataburger.
The Kid’s 5K Fun Run for ages 12 and under will begin at 8 a.m. The 5K Fun Run/Walk is open to all ages and will begin at 8:20 a.m.
Registration for both are underway and participants who register by Nov. 21 will be given complimentary tee shirts commemorating the event.
Registration before Dec. 3 for the kids’ category is $10 and adults’ category $20. Registration on the day of the event is $15 for kids and $25 for adults.
Registration on the day of the races will run from 7 – 7:45 a.m. at the Stevenson Park Gazebo.
For those who register early, packet pick up is Friday, Dec. 2 at City Hall from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. or the morning of the races between 7 – 7:45 a.m.
All proceeds from the event will benefit city park improvements.
Stevenson Park is located at 1100 S. Friendswood Drive. City Hall is adjacent to the park.
For more information about the Flapjack Fun Run, contact the Parks and Recreation Department at 281-996-3228, [email protected], or http://www.ci.friendswood.tx.us/Flapjack-5K-Fun-Run-Walk/.
Story by Karolyn Gephart