Winter Haven’s Optimist Club is holding their annual Santa Run this Dec. 21, 2019. There will be a 5k run/walk. 10k run, and various kids’ sprints. Attendees will enjoy music and food. The race start and finish is at the Chamber building located in downtown Central Park. Route is through the attractive Interlaken neighborhood of Winter Haven including three beautiful lakes and lovely homes. The route is well marked with many volunteers and road signs. Security in the race area is outstanding. The 10k begins at 7 AM and the 5k begins at 8:20 AM. The kids’ runs begin at about 9. Trophies are awarded to the winning kids at the time of race. All 5k and 10k finishers receive a medal.
Visit the Optimist website for full details and the register for the event: https://whoptimist5k10k.com/