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Foot Solutions Tofurky Trot 5K

November 15, 2014 @ 8:30 am - 4:00 pm

 

Registration:  8:30am
Race begins:  9:30am

This is a great alternative to all of the “Turkey Trots” going on this time of year! We’ll be celebrating awareness for organic and vegetarian food options, and healthy lifestyles. Following the run, enjoy live music, FREE organic and vegetarian food from Ada’s Natural Market, and FREE beer and organic wine. More than 200 runners and walkers of all ages are anticipated to attend this 5K Run/Walk winding through the beautiful trails of the historic “Koreshan State Park” in Estero, FL.

Terrain includes gravel trails, grass trails, and a small portion of road trail, along the Estero River. Award ceremony will follow the run, with 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place winners awarded for male & female in each age category. The Tofurky Trot is more than just a run. It is also an effort to help those in need locally, and around the world. Our hope is to give relief to the victims of abject suffering and collect used shoes to support micro-business efforts to eradicate poverty. All participants are asked to donate a pair of used shoes to be redistributed to those in need worldwide, or recycled for materials. You may also register day of event! Registration begins at 8:30am at Koreshan State Park.CampingAfter the event, if you want the party to continue, Koreshan State Historic Park has beautiful camping sites available. All sites have electricity and water, a picnic table, and fire ring, and several sites are located along the Estero River. Koreshan Park also has a playground for kids, canoe rentals, hiking trails, and various other activities available. To reserve a campsite at Koreshan, call (800) 326-3521 (8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.)

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Details

Date:
November 15, 2014
Time:
8:30 am - 4:00 pm
Event Categories:
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Website:
http://www.active.com/estero-fl/running/distance-running-races/tofurky-trot-5k-2014

Venue

Koreshan State Park
3800 Corkscrew Road
Estero, FL 33928 United States
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Phone:
(239) 992-0311
Website:
http://www.floridastateparks.org/koreshan/

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