JOHNSBURG – The Johnsburg Educational Partnership Foundation’s Sprint to Summer 5K Walk/Run and the “Paws in the Park Pet Parade” will be April 29 in Hiller Park in Johnsburg.
The third annual 5K run/walk event for all ages will start at 9 a.m. and will go through the neighborhood streets surrounding Hiller Park, according to a news release. Prizes will be awarded to the top three overall finishers. After the race will be the inaugural Paws in the Park Pet Parade, which will start at 10 a.m.
The course will be marked around the grassy area of Hiller Park. Festively attired pets will compete in various contest categories, such as best pet costume, most original costume and best costume duo (pet and owner).
– Northwest Herald