The Active Living and Parks Department hosts two annual road races open to individuals of all ages.
- Exercise is Medicine 5K Road Race, Saturday, June 6, 2015
- Jack O' Lantern Jaunt Festival, Saturday, October 25, 2014, Frank Liske Park
Activities and Events
1:00 - 5:00 Free Mini Golf , Paddleboat Rides, and Games
Sign up, pickup your bib number, and show it to the park attendants at golf or boats for your free admission. Games are free and open to everyone!!!
1:00 - 5:00 Mini Golf Tournament - $5.00.
Play 1 round of golf and enjoy a hot dog, bag of chips, and a soft drink for a chance to win an award. Compete against others in the following age groups: 8 & under, 9-12, 13-15, and adult. Awards given out at the 5K race awards ceremony.
1:00 - 5:00 Great Cabarrus County Pumpkin Carving Contest - FREE
Bring your own pumpkin or buy one on the day of the event for $5.00 (while supplies last). All pumpkins must be carved on site, day of - NO EXCEPTIONS. Compete for prizes for the ugliest, most traditional, funniest, biggest, smallest, and scariest. Carving tools and supplies provided on site. Awards given out at the 5K awards ceremony.
1:00 - 5:30 Jack O’ Lantern Jaunt Pumpkin Obstacle Course - $3.00
Compete for the best time in the following age groups for a chance to win a great prize. Maneuver the pumpkin through the obstacle course at record pace. Age groups: 5 & under, 6-8, 9-12, 13 & up.
4:00 pm Jack O Lantern Jaunt Costume Contest - FREE
Prizes for the best dressed, worst dressed, funniest, and most original. Awards given out at the 5K awards ceremony.
7:00 pm MUSIC AND DANCING - $5.00 (FREE WITH RACE BIB)
“The Delmonicos” band will be performing. Enjoy a night of music and dancing to the best sounds of new & old country and rock & roll. Concessions available.
For road race information firstname.lastname@example.org or call 704-920-2701.