32nd Arbor Day 5K-1 Mile-1/4 Mile Run/Walk/Roll
The 32nd Arbor Day 5K-1 Mile-1/4 Mile Run/Walk/Roll is a fun event promoting healthy lifestyles to individuals of all ages with and without disabilities. This event has 2 goals to encourage healthy lifestyle: To provide information on disability supports including employment and to encourage people with disabilities to be active community participants by joining the fun of a run. An estimated 500 individuals will participate.
The event includes music, snacks, special needs soccer, Biloxi Fire Truck Exhibit and vendors
promoting health and wellness. Individuals with disabilities will receive information on community resources, opportunities for socialization, and disability sports opportunities. The race includes a ¼ mile challenge so that everyone, including wheelchairs, can participate in the healthful benefits of a run with awards following.
This event is in partnership will the Gulf Coast Running Club, the most respected running club in South Mississippi.