2019 Happy Feet 5K
On Your Mark, Set, Come out Saturday morning at 9. Do it for your body, soul and mind. Great music, great people, tons of fun, Every “body” benefits when Happy Feet is done. Sign up online for yourself, with family, friends, as a church group, school team/club, social club or company team. Google 2019 Halifax County Happy Feet.
Route: The Happy Feet 5K (3.1 miles) will start at the Tuck Dillard Stadium at the Middle School, loop around the track, proceed via access road to the High School, around the student parking lot, across from Walmart, loop around the teacher’s parking lot, proceed back to Middle School, looping Tish Waller Stadium track and proceeding around the Middle School passing the bus maintenance shop, ending back at the Dillard Stadium to the Finish Line celebration where you will receive your finisher medal/healthy snacks.
The Finish Line celebration will excite, energize and keep you upbeat with music and entertainment. Registered participants are eligible to win cash prizes. Please call 202-770-7874 if you are a business and want to donate funds for runners/walkers. Let your customers know how much you care!
Wear your most creative “happiest feet” creations (i.e., colorful knee socks, painted legs, attached bells, ribbons, balloons, or lights to bling up your sneakers).
County officials will be on hand to ensure a healthy and happy family fun event. The media will be on hand to cover this fun family event that is planned with county officials to ensure it is safely organized.
The Halifax County Happy Feet 5K Run/Walk is an annual fitness event to promote healthy lifestyles in Halifax County. Proceeds go toward student programs. Happy Feet was established to continue the work of Virginia Maude Dixon Hightower who advocated goodwill for all Halifax County residents! Happy Feet is organized by the Happy Feet Run for Health and Fitness, a nonprofit 501(c)3 organization.