3rd Annual Ava's 5K for Down Syndrome...

  • Running : 5K Run / Walk :
  • Running : 1 Mile Fun Run / Walk :

Race Date: Saturday, May 6, 2017


Location: Watkins Park

Address: 615 Center Street

City: Mount Airy

State/Terr: Maryland

Zip: 21771

Country: USA


Ava's 5K for Down Syndrome is hosted by Ava's T21 Foundation, Inc.


We envision a community of value, acceptance and inclusion of people with Down syndrome, so they have the opportunity to enhance their quaility of life aspirations, and become valued members of welcoming communities.

What is Ava's 5K for Down Syndrome?

Ava's T21 Foundation, Inc. is committed to improving the quality of lives of people with Down syndrome by promoting inclusion, awareness and compassion.  All funds raised are donated to local and national Down syndrome advocacy groups, funds are also distributed throughout the local community through various projects that support our cause.

Individual donations can be made at www.avast21foundation.org

*Please note: If you register for the 5K, you may participate in the 1 mile fun run at no extra charge!

Join us after the race for a morning full of fun family activites:

Hay Rides 

Balloon Art

Moon Bounce

Petting Zoo


Beer Garden

Silent Auction

Soccer Radar Speed Zone

Kona Ice - A portion of all sales will be donated to Ava's T21 Foundation, Inc.

Event details and schedule

Event Date

Saturday, May 6, 2017


Start Time

5K Run/Walk - 9:00 AM

1 Mile Fun Run/Walk – 10:00 AM


Event Day Parking

Parr’s Ridge Elementary

Mount Airy Middle School


Registration and Fees

Online Registration closes 4/29/2017 at 12 Midnight

All preregistered participants are guaranteed a Race Premium


5K Run/Walk – Ages 10 and Up - $35.00 Under Armour Event T-Shirt

Students, Grade 6 through 12 - $10.00 Cotton Event T-Shirt

1 Mile Fun Run/Walk – All Ages Welcome - $20.00 - Cotton Event T-Shirt

Please note: Adult Extra Small will be the smallest size available for children   


Race Day Registration

Watkins Park, Mount Airy, MD

7:00 AM - 8:30 AM

Race Premium is NOT guaranteed


Bib & Race Premium Pickup

Watkins Park, Mount Airy, MD

 Saturday, May 14, 2016

7:00 AM – 8:30 AM


Early Bird Bib & Race Premium Pickup

Date, Location, and Time TBA


Beer Garden

All participants, 21 years of age and older, will receive 1 free Beer at the end of the Race.

The Beer Garden will be open from 9:30am - 12 Noon

Proof of age required!!!


Offical chip timing supplied by Racine MultiSports


Other Info:

• 2017 race registration is open.

Registration Information.

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