The third annual Charlotte Checkers 5K Run & Walk, benefiting the Charlotte Checkers Charitable Foundation, will take place the morning of Saturday, Nov. 29. The race will begin and end at Pearle Street Park with a post-race party, presented by Bud Light.

The early-bird cost for registration is $30 and includes a ticket to that night’s Checkers game and a Checkers 5K & Fun Run t-shirt. Participants will also have the opportunity to purchase additional tickets to that night’s Checkers game for just $15 each.

There will be snacks, drinks and music as well as a Fun Run for kids, presented by Family Talk. Additionally, Chubby and the CheckMates will be on hand to cheer participants on. Each child who participates in the Kids Fun Run will receive a special Checkers item for their participation.

DATE/TIME: Saturday, Nov. 29 at 8:00 a.m.
LOCATION: Pearle Street Park - View Map
REGISTRATION: Early bird - $30 through Nov. 7 / $35 after Nov. 7 / $40 day of race
INCLUDED: Registration includes ticket to Nov. 29 game & race t-shirt (Additional tickets available for just $15/each).
ADDITIONAL: Parents encouraged to sign kids up for the Fun Run, presented by Family Talk *t-shirts are not included in Fun Run