Matheson Park Ave
Taylorsville, NC 28681
The public is invited to participate in the 20th Annual YMCA Apple Festival 5K & 1-Mile Fun Run on Saturday, October 21 at Matheson Park in Taylorsville. This is the oldest race in Alexander County. Sponsored by the Alexander County Family YMCA, the one-mile fun run begins at 8:00 a.m., with the 5K run/walk event to begin at 8:30 a.m. This race, which attracts hundreds of runners from Alexander County and the region, is great for runners, walkers, beginners, strollers, families, and all ages. The 5K course is certified, and chip timing is used. After you finish the 5K race, come join the Apple Festival for the day.
Event details and schedule
• Early packet pickup is Friday, October 20 from 2:00 to 6:00 p.m. at the Alexander County Family YMCA
• Race-day packet pickup is Saturday, October 21 from 7:00 to 8:00 a.m. at Matheson Park
• Race day race registration 7:00 to 8:00 a.m. — no t-shirt guarantee
• Course map may be found on www.acfamilyymca.org