Clarksville, TN – The Clarksville Parks and Recreation Department will host its fourth-annual Christmas Light Run presented by Fleet Feet Clarksville on Saturday, December 10th from 4:30pm – 6:00pm at McGregor Park.
Participants of both the 5K and 1-mile fun run can experience Christmas on the Cumberland in a new way as the course takes them through over 1 million dazzling lights. Proceeds from the event will go towards the purchase of new light displays for future holiday seasons.
This year’s 5K route is new and will take runners along the Cumberland and Red Rivers.
A long-sleeved commemorative race t-shirt, light-up necklace, and a finisher medal are included with every 5K registration. 1-mile fun run participants will receive a finisher medal and light-up necklace. Participants must register by Thursday, November 10th to guarantee a race t-shirt and medal.
Pre-registration is required. Registration is open now and closes November 28th, or until capacity is reached.
Other sponsors of the event include CDE Lightband and GEICO Insurance.
To register or learn more about the event visit www.cityofclarksville.com/993/Christmas-Light-Run
About the Clarksville Parks and Recreation Department
Clarksville Parks and Recreation Department provides a variety of indoor/outdoor programs, facilities, nature activities and entertainment events for people living in Clarksville, Montgomery County and Fort Campbell. These free or reasonably priced, year-round experiences help residents enhance their health, wellness, and social engagement — resulting in a stronger, better community.
The Clarksville Parks and Recreation Department offers a wide variety of recreational facilities and activities for all ages, maintains more than 700 acres of parks and facilities, provides 22 park facilities that offer a variety of amenities, including playgrounds, picnic areas, walking trails and pavilions or picnic shelters and maintains three community centers with year-round programming for youth, adults and seniors, as well as four public swimming pools
The Clarksville Parks and Recreation Department is located at 102 Public Square, Clarksville.
To learn more call 931.645.7476.