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Inaugural Glow Worm run in Henderson in June

Posted at 11:01 AM, May 12, 2016

The City of Henderson will shine a little brighter this Father's Day weekend. The inaugural Glow Worm 5K Fun Run is at 8 p.m. June 18 at Equestrian Park South, 1200 Equestrian Dr. Registration starts at $35 per person.
The evening event is open to runners and walkers of all ages. Participants, who are encouraged to light up with glow sticks, neon clothing and glow-in-the-dark accessories, will glimmer as they run, jog or walk along a 3.1-mile course on Equestrian Trail.
Participants may pick up their packet from 5:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m. on Thursday, June 16 at Heritage Park Aquatic Complex, 310 S. Racetrack Rd., or from 6:30 p.m.-8 p.m. the day of the Glow Worm 5K Fun Run at Equestrian Park South.
The Glow Worm 5K Fun Run is part of the City of Henderson's Healthy Henderson initiative. The fitness, health and wellness program rewards members who participate in fitness-related classes, workshops and events such as the 5K run, or use recreation facilities to work out. Customized membership packages are available for purchase at any of the city's six recreation centers and Heritage Park Senior Facility.
People interested in participating in the first-ever Glow Worm 5K Fun Run may register online or in person at any of the city's recreation centers. For more information on the event, visit cityofhenderson.com or call 702-267-4050. Follow us on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.