The Blue Cure Night Run at Sam Houston Park

feet running in marathonThe Blue Cure Foundation is non-profit organization dedicated to raising awareness and advocating research to advance prostate cancer treatment and prevention. This September, commemorated as National Prostate Cancer Awareness Month, Blue Cure and the City of Houston present the Blue Cure Night Run this Saturday, September 27, 2014, at Sam Houston Park. Including 5k runs for children and adults, as well as an entertaining Zumba event to wind down afterwards, the Blue Care Night Run is a healthy and charitable way for the whole family to have fun.

What is It?

Presented by Fred & Mabel R. Parks Foundation, the Blue Cure Night Run will illuminate downtown Houston as you walk or run the 5k path along Allen Parkway that starts and ends at Sam Houston Park. On the return leg back through downtown, you’ll see City Hall illuminated in blue light as a beacon to Prostate Cancer Awareness. Once you’ve completed the walk/run, you and your family can enjoy the after party, including music, refreshments, and Zumba (brought to you by Life Time).

Event Details

The Blue Cure Night Run will be begin and finish just outside of Sam Houston Park, at 1000 Bagby Street, Houston, TX, 77002, on Saturday, September 27. The schedule for the day includes;

5:00 PM – Race Day Packet Pick Up & Registration Opens

6:40 PM – Blue Cure Night Run 5K

7:00 PM – After Party Begins

7:30 PM – 5K Overall Awards Program

7:45 PM – Blue Cure Zumba presented by Life Time (Included with your 5K registration or you can register for Zumba separately)

10:00 PM – Event Ends

To sign up, or for parking instructions and locations to pick up your pre-race packets, click here, or visit the Blue Cure Run in Houston on Facebook.


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