Monday, March 3, 2014
The Carilion Clinic WinterFest that was postponed earlier this month because of inclement weather will be held Saturday, March 8.
A 10-mile and a 5-K run are part of the fest, starting at Scruggs Fire & Rescue. The 10-miler will begin at 10 a.m. and the 5-K will start at 10:15 a.m.
After the runs, the WinterFest will be held from noon to 5 p.m. with music by Barefoot West.
The festival will include a children's play area, food vendors and a special "WinterFest brew" from Sunken City Brewery.
Those who register to run can attend the festival for free. Otherwise, admission is $10 and children under 13 are free.
Registration is $55 and awards will be presented to the top males and females in various age divisions.
Proceeds from the event will benefit the Smith Mountain Lake YMCA.
Contact Lauren Acker at 540-721-9622 for more information or to register. Online registration is at franklincountyymca.org.