Please join us! The 8th Annual Snowball Run features something for everyone including a chip-timed 5K, cash prizes, a DJ, activities for the kids and a scenic greenbelt course. Speedy racers, casual joggers, strollers and walkers are all welcome! Dress in your wintery best and best dressed will win a prize!
An out and back, fast, flat course for serious runners and for those looking for serious fun! This run/walk will be chip timed and winter-themed costumes are greatly encouraged. Prizes for fastest runners as well as best adult male and female costumes (21+) will be awarded. Runners will receive a t-shirt and Snowball Run bag, while supplies last. Register EARLY to guarantee your shirt and bag. Runners 12 and are automatically registered for the 100 Yard Dash.
An out and back flat course for kids and kids at heart! Be sure to dress to impress in your wintry best! Have you ever run dressed up as a poinsettia, candy cane or a gingerbread man? This is your chance! The course will be monitored by course stewards to ensure the safety of our junior runners. Runners will receive a t-shirt and Snowball Run bag, while supplies last. Register EARLY to guarantee your backpack & tshirts. Runners 12 and under are automatically registered for the 100 Yard Dash.
100 Yard Dash
After the 5K and 1K races, the real fun begins! Cheer on kids of all ages as they speed their way to the finish line. Registration includes
a numbered bib, and a medal.
** Kids activities such as bounce house and face painting be ongoing at the Infinity Science Park from 9:15 am – 11:00 am. Dress in your wintery best for a chance to win a prize in the costume contest.
Course is sanctioned by USATF. 5K Certification: Sanction #
The start and finish line as well as all activities will take place at the Infinity Science Park and in the park’s parking lot located next to Pines Montessori School:
3535 Cedar Knolls Drive
Packet Pick- Up:
Packet Pick-Up Friday, December 1, 2017 3:00-6:00 pm
@ Pines Montessori School | 3535 Cedar Knolls Dr, Kingwood, TX 77339
Packet Pick-Up at Pines the morning of the race at 8:00 am
Prizes will be awarded for Fastest 5k Male and Fastest 5k Female (cash prizes) and Gift Prizes for Best Costume Adult Male (21+), Adult Female (21+), and Child Costumes.
Dress to Impress!:
Go on...have a "ball!" Costumes celebrating the holiday season are greatly encouraged! Prizes will be awarded for best costumes.
Schedule of Events:
8:00 am Same-Day Registration and Packet Pick Up Opens
8:30 am DJ starts/Entertainment begins
9:00 am National Anthem/Opening Remarks/Costume Contest (Adult Male & Female, 21+)
9:15 am 5K Shotgun Start
9:20 am 1K Shotgun Start
10:15 am Awards and Recognition Ceremony
10:30 am 100 yard dash
11:00 am Event concludes
** Kids activities such as bounce house and face painting will be ongoing at the Infinity Science Park from 9:00 am – 10:30 am.
Online registration will close at midnight December 1, 2017. Race day registration will be available.
Family/Team discounts: Families or Teams of 5 or more receive 10% off their total registration. Minimum purchase must meet or exceed $60.00 to qualify. Does not apply to registrations received on or after November 27, 2017. Please use Discount Code “GROUP” when registering.
Friends of the Library, Kingwood will receive a portion of every race registration to restore the children’s area of the library. Other monies will be used to enhance the grounds of the Infinity Science Park, a multi-use, community-built playground and nature reserve located in Kingwood, Texas.
The 8th Annual Snowball Run is proudly presented by Pines Montessori School.
Family & Corporate Sponsorship
Family & Corporate sponsorship opportunities are available. Please visit PinesMontessori.com/events or contact Christine Rock at firstname.lastname@example.org.
We are appreciative of our 7th Annual sponsors, Thank you for your support:
K Austing and Associates
Northshore Medical Supply
Camp Cho-yeh, Bahama Bucks, Richey Insurance
Corporate Snow Angels:
Richards Orthodontics, Johnny's Pizza House, Alspaugh's Ace Hardware, Panera Bread, HEB, Ready Refresh, Skero's Furniture, Road ID, Amegy Bank, Mike Egan Painting, Night Light Pediatrics
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Arrive early for registration and packet pickup !
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