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Old Timers Day 5k and Fun Run

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Blankenship Park
Southwest City, Missouri

“Old Timer’s Day” is an annual event featuring a local “Old Timer” that will be honored in the parade and local announcements. This event was established to honor some of the local patrons that have contributed to the area and to show appreciation for their work. This will be the second year to include a 5k and Fun Run! The course is a paved, flat and scenic course that will begin in Blankenship Park, Southwest City, MO. From the the park, the course heads South on Main Street through downtown before turning on Oak Street to Mill Street then proceeding onto Honey Creek Road and continues to the midway point and returns on the same route to the finish line in Blankenship Park. The 1 mile fun run follows the same course out to the ˝ mile marker and returning to the finish line. Proceeds of the race will benefit future Old Timer’s Day events.

Event Start Location
The 5k and Fun Run races will be held Saturday morning May 4, 2013 at 8:00am (Same Start Time for both events). Fun Run participants will be asked to line up behind the 5k participants. Race day registration will open at 6:00am. The start and finish will be in Blankenship Park at the North end of Main Street.

Course Description
The course is a paved, flat and scenic route.

Packet Pickup / Expo
Packet pick-up will begin Tuesday, April 30th at Wetzel Tank Construction, 105 W. Cherokee St., Southwest City, MO. Packets can be picked up Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday or Friday between 9am and 4pm. Packets can also be picked up the day of the race (Saturday, May 5th) beginning at 6:00 AM.early registration: Cash accepted or make checks payable to: SWC- Old Timers 5k.
Also, Debit or Credit Card Payments accepted online @ ""

Timing / Results
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Post Race Activities
Events will occur throughout the day and evening.

Rain or shine.

Google or use GPS to find Southwest City, MO. Blankenship Park is on the North side of Honey Creek near down town.

For parking, please use the North entrance of the park (the South entrance will be blocked).


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