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Monday, May 30, 2022

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Mon, May 30th - 8:30am
5K Home Run
5K Home Run

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Description: Register at https://runsignup.com/Race/KS/Lawrence/5K2022. $30/person or $25/person for teams of 4 or more. This race is perfect for seasoned racers, walkers and those who've never run or even walked 3.1 miles. Grab your strollers and favorite pets on a leash -- they're welcome! Sarah Plake, KSHB-TV 41 news reporter, will emcee the event. We'll have bounce houses and other free kids' activities on site, too! The virtual race runs from May 24-30. Virtual participants: You can even track your mileage over the week to total a 5K. (How many trips from the couch to the fridge would you need?) All participants receive a race T-shirt. Medals will be awarded for the top male and female overall and master’s (40+) finishers, and the top 3 male and female finishers in these age groups: 10 & under, 11-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-59, 60-69 and 70+. Virtual participants can submit their race photos to be recognized in a variety of creative categories. More details to come. Teams of four or more people can register to receive a $5 discount per person for either the in-person or virtual event. Teams can be a mix of in-person and virtual participants. If you're looking for other ways to support Family Promise of Lawrence's mission, sign up for your own fundraising page through our quick and easy-to-use platform, GiveGab. Activate your page by emailing Brandy Ernzen at brandy@lawrencefamilypromise.org. Then, simply share your page on social media and via email. The top individual fundraiser and fundraising team will win gift cards to Lawrence Beer Co.! This run supports Family Promise of Lawrence, an agency that works with families who are experiencing a housing crisis in Douglas County. In 2021 we served 312 families, which includes 1,000 individuals -- 560 of which were children. Submitted by: Brandy Ernzen Family Promise of Lawrence

Mon, May 30th - 8:30am

 
 
 
 
Mon, May 30th - 10:30am
KC Current All-Inclusive Tailgate & Home game
KC Current All-Inclusive Tailgate & Home game

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Description: Ready to go to a game but don't want to deal with the hassle of driving, parking, bringing food, drinks, games, and everything else to make the perfect tailgate? ⁣⁣This is what you've been looking for. ⁣⁣Sign up and show up while we take care of everything else. Join us for the best way to warm up for a game so we can cheer on the Current as they win at home.⁣⁣⁣What does this include?⁣Party Bus to/from game starting at Gael's⁣Beer provided by Boulevard Brewing⁣⁣⁣Seltzers provided by Boulevard Brewing⁣⁣Food provided by KC Crew⁣Tailgate games provided by KC Crew⁣⁣Music provided by KC Crew⁣⁣⁣⁣Tickets⁣ Option 1: Ride & Tailgate WITH Gameday Ticket⁣ - $ 50 a person ⁣ Option 2: Tailgate WITH Gameday Ticket - $ 40 a person ⁣⁣ Option 3: Ride and Tailgate WITHOUT Gameday Ticket - $35 a person ⁣ Option 4: Tailgate ONLY - $25 a person⁣⁣⁣Timeline for the Day⁣ 9:30 - 10:30am - Meet at Gael's to check in.⁣⁣ 11:00 am - Ride to Children's Mercy Park⁣⁣ 2:00 pm - Game Begins⁣⁣ 4:30 pm - Bus Heads back to Gael's⁣⁣⁣See more at https://kccrew.com/kccurrent Submitted by: Katy Wade KC Crew

Mon, May 30th - 10:30am

 
 
 
 
Mon, May 30th - 12:00pm
Lawrence Busker Festival presented by Free State Beer
Lawrence Busker Festival presented by Free State Beer

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Description: A four-day street performer festival in the fun, funky, and historic downtown of Lawrence, KS. Over 25 different acts are scheduled and lots of surprises on the streets. Best of all, it's free to attend. Only you decide how much to tip the performers. Submitted by: Richard Renner Lawrence Busker Festival

Mon, May 30th - 12:00pm

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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