Tune in, lace up
The fifth annual Y12K will take place on Saturday, November 9, 2013 in Fairmount Park at 9 a.m. The Y12K is an annual fundraiser for the Philadelphia region's premiere public media organization, WHYY. In addition to the 12K, race day events include the Fred 5K, the 3K Family Walk/Run, and Y Kids Family Fit Zone.
More race day events
With his trademark cardigan and tennis shoes, Fred Rogers was a PBS icon and a beloved kid's televsion host. The Fred 5K will honor Roger's lifelong commitment to the welfare of childen. 5K runners are encouraged to dress up as their favorite character from Mister Roger's Neighborhood.
3K Family Walk/Run
Bring your whole family out for this relaxing 3K, which will take place on the same course as the 12K! Run, walk, stroll or saunter while you enjoy the fabulous fall foliage along the Schuylkill River - strollers welcome!
Y Kids Family Fit Zone
Join your favorite PBS Kids costumed characters at the Y Kids Family Fit Zone. Scheduled activities include educational games, and more! Whether you are participating in the 12K or the 3K, the Y Kids Family Fit Zone should not be missed!