CHARLOTTE, N.C -- The 4th annual Big South 5K Road Race will be October 19th at Blakeney Shopping Center.
Last year's race raised nearly $25,000 for middle school athletic programs in Mecklenburg and Union counties, and close to $40,000 in the event’s history.
The entry fee is $20 for pre-registered runners by Oct.11 and includes an official race t-shirt, and $25 after Oct. 11.
Runners can also sign up on race day starting at 7 a.m. You can sign up at www.bigsouth5k.com.
After the race, participants and families are invited to stay in the Blakeney Shopping Center for the start of Boo! Bash at 10 a.m.