May 13, 2017
8:30 AM - Registration Opens
9:45 AM - Welcome
10:00 AM - Runners start, followed by walkers
10:30 - 12:00 PM - Entertainment and awards
Back Cove Park, Across from Hannaford.
Back Cove Trail
Portland, ME 04101
Registration for adult walkers and runners $20; Children 0-12 are free; Youth (13-20) & students $10
Maine Walks with Haiti 5k Walk/Run
Saturday, May 13, 2017
This family-friendly 5k walk and run around Portland’s Back Cove includes prizes for top runners and a festival with live music. Entertainment by Island Beats steel pan band, Scarborough’s Gym Dandies, Lincoln Academy‘s Maine Music Outreach, and the amazing Fullertons band. Also food, Haitian art, and more. Strollers and dogs on leashes are welcome.
Maine Walks with Haiti supports the work of Konbit Sante Cap-Haitien Health Partnership, a Maine-based organization that has been working in Haiti since 2001 to improve health care in Portland’s Sister City.
Register online at www.mainewalks.org or day of event
No one turned away for lack of funds. All are welcome!