STERNWHEEL COMMITTEE GEARS UP FOR NINTH ANNUAL 5K RACE
MARIETTA, Ohio- The Ohio River Sternwheel Festival will host its eighth annual Ohio River Sternwheel Festival 5K Run and Walk Saturday, May 26, at East Muskingum Park in Marietta, Ohio.
Registration will be from 6:30 a.m. to 7:30 a.m. the day of the race. The starting line will be at the gazebo at East Muskingum Park on Front Street at 8 a.m. The preregistration fee is $15 and must be postmarked by May 6. After May 6, the fee will be $20. Proceeds from the event will help fund this year’s 42nd annual Sternwheel Festival. The course will lead participants from Front Street to the Washington County Fairgrounds, then to the bike path along the Muskingum River and finish before the Putnam Street Bridge. Awards will be given to runners and walkers in various age categories for first, second and third places.
Registration forms for the 5k run and walk are available below. For additional information about the event, contact Evy Bryant at 740-525-3713 or firstname.lastname@example.org.