LITTLE SILVER: The Little Silver PTO will be holding the 21st annual Little Silver 5K Run and Kids' Races on Oct. 5 at Red Bank Regional High School.
The event raises money for the PTO to fund various programs and equipment for the district's two schools.
The Kids' One Mile Fun Run begins at 8:45 a.m. and the 5K will start at 9:30 a.m. The Kiddie Dashes, for grades PreK-4, will follow the conclusion of 5K race.
There will be a post race party at the Little Silver Firehouse following the event. The party will feature food, drinks, music and activities for children.
New for 2014, the top three overall male and female finishers will receive cash prizes of $100, $50 and $25.
There will also be prizes for the top three in all five age groups up to 80+ and the first place male and female Little Silver residents. Medals will be given to all children participating in kiddie dashes and one mile fun run.
Registration is currently open at www.LittleSilver5K.com. The registration fee for the 5K is $30 until Sept. 30 and $35 thereafter. The Kids One Mile is $15 until Sept. 29, and $20 thereafter
USATF members can enter the discount code "USATF" for discount and your USATF number at the end when registering.
Race Packet Pick-Up will be held on Friday, Oct. 3 from 4-7 p.m. at Road Runner Sports, Shrewsbury and Saturday, Oct. 4 from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. at the same location.
Late registration will be held from 8-9 a.m. on raceway in the Red Bank Regional lobby.