The Alexandria branch of the YMCA is hosting its annual Activate Alexandria! 5K to Fight Childhood Obesity on Saturday at Cameron Run Regional Park.
The race kicks off at 8:30 a.m. and will start and finish at the park, located at 4001 Eisenhower Ave.
Participants can register for the race online for $30. Entrants will receive a commemorative T-shirt.
Registration is also available the day of the race beginning at 7:15 a.m. for a cost of $35. Participants ages 7 to 17 can register for $15 online or $20 in-person on the day of the race. There will also be a free 50-yard dash for kids 10 and under. Registration for that fun run is open only on race day.
In-person pre-registration will also be open on Friday from 4:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at the YMCA on Monroe Avenue. Online registrants may pick up their race packets at the Y during this time.
For more information about registration and the race course, visit the race website.