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About this Event


Join us for a day of fun and fellowship at the Steps to Independence Walk & 5K Celebration benefiting Down Syndrome of Louisville!

The event will take place on Saturday September 26, 2020 at Waterfront Park – Festival Plaza and starts with a welcoming ceremony and registration check-in at 7:00 AM. This family friendly event will have complimentary food, games, and live music. 

$21 per person (Free to members of the community with Down Syndrome and children under 3)

Registration Cost is Tax-Deductible and includes:

-         Participation T-Shirt

-         Buffet style breakfast and lunch

-         Complimentary access to Kids Fun Zone and Vendor village


7:00 AM: Welcoming Ceremony and Registration Opens

-         Vendor village opens for shopping

8:00 AM: 5K Run Begins

-         Registered runner’s shotgun start

9:00 AM: Independence Sprint Begins

-         Short celebration sprint by members of our community with Down syndrome and their friends

-         Michael Bush & The All Starts take the stage

-         Family Zone & Kid Zone open

9:30 AM: Family Fun Walk Begins

-         Option to take Short or Long Course

11:00 AM: Live Music, Games, and Lunch on the Lawn

-         Option to take Short or Long Course

This is a qualifying 5K race and your registration is considered a tax-deductible donation.

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