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4th Annual 2019 Earth Day 5K Bee Run/Walk/River Cleanup

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Boom Island Park
724 Sibley St. Northeast
Minneapolis, MN 55413

REGISTRATION opens 7:30 am
KIDS RUN starts 8:30 am
FUN RUN/WALK starts at 9:00 am
RIVER CLEANUP starts at 9:30 am

Earth Day 5K Bee Run/Walk/River Cleanup, Boom Island Park, Minneapolis, in the only National Park offering scenic views of the Mississippi River! Family-friendly and dogs welcome on a course that travels through one of the city's most historic and naturally beautiful areas. Before and following the 5K learn about efforts to protect pollinators, and enjoy live music, entertainment, and Earth Day festivities. Take part in an organized river cleanup.

Save our bees and their habitat by participating in this National movement!

Get "sweet" swag:

Win great prizes:

• Four tickets to Minnesota Vikings Game, (TBD), 12 th Row, U.S. Bank Stadium, $530.00 VALUE!!
• Flat-screen TV
• And much more!

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Costumes are welcome.  Prizes for the best! Name your Team! TEAMS encouraged!

• Best Dressed Team (2 or more)
• Best Dressed Dog

Join a fun, family friendly event hosted by the Great River Coalition in partnership with the Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board and the National Park Service.

All paid participants will receive a long-sleeved tech shirt. Cost is $35, $40 on race day. Kids 6 & under free. Prizes for best costumes! 

Please help with the River Cleanup, which starts at 9:30 am.
Bags & gloves will be provided.


Mill City Running
411 East Hennepin Avenue,
Minneapolis MN 55413
Friday, April 19, 3:00 - 6:00 pm


Boom Island Park,
724 Sibley St NE,
Minneapolis, MN 55413

REGISTRATION opens at 7:30 am
PACKET PICKUP opens at 7:30 am
FUN RUN/WALK starts at 9:00 am
RIVER CLEANUP starts at 9:30 am  (bags & gloves will be provided)

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