AFP CA, Yosemite Chapter: Color The Skies Annual Kite Show and Rise.Shine.Give.RUNAugust 31, 2013
Color The Skies will host the annual Kite Show and Rise.Shine.Give.RUN. on Saturday, August 31stat Mistlin Sports Park. The festival is scaled back this year to accommodate park construction but willcontinue bigger and better than ever in 2014! We have 2 hot air balloons that will be on display at 6:30 ambefore runners take their mark! NEW this year, runners have a 10K option extending their run further downMello Avenue (out-and-back). The 5K and 10K will start at 8 am. And as tradition goes,the Children's Fun Run (1/4 mile) will begin at 9:30 am, with the awards presentation to follow. Gold, Silver andBronze medals will be given in each age category of 5K & 10K runs. Kids in the Children's Fun Run will also receivea medal. Cash prizes will be given to the male and female overall winners in the 5K & 10K.The kite show will entertain families all afternoon. We encourage guests to bring blankets, chairs, friends and family to make this day one to remember! Kite flying enthusiasts will enjoy the colorful shapes and sizes of all styles of kites and inflatables. The kids will love the candy drops and participate in kite races! Kites will be on hand for purchase and technique assistance will be available by expert flyers. Bring a kite or buy a kite and just have some fun! Frisbees, footballs, jump ropes and Color The Skies Merchandise will also be available for purchase to keep things moving!Teams will register individually and check-in on race day as a team. Prizes will be awarded to largestteam, most enthusiastic team and best team in costume!