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Southminster Scamper 5K Race And Kids Fun Run

Saturday October 23rd, 2021

Vestavia Hills, AL

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The Southminster Scamper is a foot race through Vestavia Hills. The 5K Scamper cowbell rings at 9 a.m. to kick off the race. Join Heather Benoit from Healthyish with Heather at 8:45 a.m. for a little stretching and warm-up! Walk, run, or SCAMPER all the way to the finish line!! The Kids Fun Run's cowbell rings at 10 a.m. The Kids Fun Run is for kids 12 and under and is sure to be full of smiles and end with a finishers medal! Tillman Field will host vendors, activities, food trucks, and more until noon! Awards ceremony will be held at 10:30 a.m. Register by October 4th to be guaranteed a t-shirt in your size!

Please note after 10/4/21 long sleeved shirts will not be an upgrade option. Additional shirts will be ordered in short sleeve only!

There are 3 options offered for this event. 5K (3.1 miles)- $35, Kids Fun Run (12 and under)- $20, and Sleep- In- $25. All registration includes a short sleeved T-shirt. There is an option to upgrade to a long sleeve t-shirt for $3. 

First place male and female winners will receive a $50 gift card to Trak Shak! First Place male and female youth winners will receive a $50 gift card to Birmingham Boulders!

Packet pick up information: Thursday, October 21st 4:30 p.m.-6:30 p.m.   Friday, October 22nd 11 a.m.-2:00 p.m.   Saturday, October 23rd 8 a.m.-8:45 a.m.

Saturday, October 23rd

8:00 a.m.- 8:45 a.m.- Packet pick up/Race day Registration

8:45 a.m.- Warm-up stretches with Healthyish with Heather

9:00 a.m.- 5K race begins/Race Day Registration for Kids Fun Run

9:45 a.m.- Fun Run Registration Closes and Warm-up Stretches with Mrs. Leah begins 

10:00 a.m.- Fun Run begins

10:30 a.m.- Awards Ceremony 

Enjoy vendors and kid activities from 9 a.m. until noon. (See growing list of vendors below!)

The Southminster Scamper hosted by Southminster Presbyterian Church and Southminster Day School is dedicated to supporting The WellHouse and the children and families of Southminster Day School.

The WellHouse provides residential, therapeutic programs to female victims of human trafficking. Half of the proceeds raised from the Scamper will benefit the WellHouse. For more information visit: www.the-wellhouse.org

Southminster Day School, a private school, was established in 1967.  The SDS mission is to give children of the community the finest background in their early formative years in a Christian atmosphere. Half of the proceeds raised will help fund the Russ Harlan Scholarship. For more information visit: www.southminsterdayschool.org

Vendor Booths: Barenaked Candles, ShopWell, Prodigal Son, Swirls Face Paint, Travelin' Tom Coffee Truck, Aromas from Home, Five Claire's Candles and more.

Thank you to our sponsors  Glidewell Specialties Foundry, Southminster Presbyterian Church, The School Board at Southminster Day School, Kinesis Business Solutions, Cartridge World Vestavia, Imms Industrial Coatings, Alabama Vein and Restoration Medspa, Swaid Swaid Clinic, HEAL, Vulcan Materials Company, Anna Fowler at Realty South, Spectra Dental Specialist, Iberiabank, Faith Dental, P.C., Healthyish with Heather, Yogurt Mountain, Trak Shak, and Nothing Bundt Cakes.

Race Distances

Price Register
Sleep In (t-shirt only) $25.00 until Register »
Kids Fun Run $20.00 until Register »
5K Run $35.00 until Register »
5K Run Click to Find Out Register »
Sleep In Click to Find Out Register »
Strut Fun Run Click to Find Out Register »

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Start Location

1124 Montgomery Highway, Vestavia Hills, AL

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