Festival run features in-town route

The Festival Run is scheduled in conjunction with the Hillsboro Family Festival this Saturday

Check-in time for the race will be from 7 to 7:45 a.m. at the Hillsboro Visitors Center located at Memorial Park just off the corner of D and Birch streets in Hillsboro.

The race will begin at 8 a.m. for both men and women.

Participants can register from now until race time for a fee of $14, which includes a T-shirt, while supplies last.

This year’s race will follow a course through the streets of Hillsboro beginning and concluding at Memorial Park.

Runners will be divided into the following age divisions which include: 10-Under, 11-14, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-plus.

Awards will be presented to the top three finishers in each age division. All participants will be entered into a drawing.

Adults will be eligible to win one of three Chamber of Commerce gift certificates $50, $30 and $20.

Youth 14 and under will be entered in a drawing for a Deluxe Scooter.

Entry forms are available at Hillsboro City Hall or by calling Silver Shears at 947-3690.

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