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Steps to9 Independence Walk & 5K

Sat September 28, 2019 Louisville, KY 40202 US Directions

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231 Witherspoon Street
Louisville, KY US 40202


The Steps to Independence Walk & 5K Celebration 
Saturday September 28, 2019
Waterfront Park – Festival Plaza 
(corner of Brook & Witherspoon St)
7:00 AM - Noon

The morning kick's off with a welcoming ceremony that will be followed by a 5K race, family fun walk, live music, complimentary food, exciting games, and live music.  

7:00 AM: Welcoming Ceremony and Registration Opens

Vendor village opens for shopping
Welcome table & registration opens

8:00 AM: 5K Run Begins
Registered runner’s shotgun start

9:00 AM:  Independence Sprint Begins
 Short celebration sprint by members of our community with Down syndrome and their friends
Michael Bush & The All Starts take the stage
Family Zone & Kid Zone open

9:30 AM: Family Fun Walk Begins
Option to take Short or Long Course

$21 per person (Free to members of the community with Down Syndrome and children under 3)
Registration Costs are tax-deductible and include:
Participation T-Shirt
Buffet style breakfast and lunch
Complimentary access to Kids Fun Zone and Vendor village



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