The 16th Annual A Run Through History, a 1-mile and 5K run/walk benefiting Save Our Cemeteries, will be on Sunday, April 23rd, 2017 in Metairie Cemetery. Registration is underway, so register today to guarantee a t-shirt and spot in the pack.
The 1-mile and 5K courses lace through historic Metairie Cemetery, one of the most famous & historic cemeteries of the South. Established in 1872, the area was previously Metairie horse racetrack and is now a national landmark. The cemetery offers a picturesque tour of Louisiana’s history that includes the resting places of many past governors, mayors, military leaders and prominent men & women of the business, cultural, political and social life of New Orleans.
Additional registration options:
Register on the day of race ( Sunday, April 23rd) at the race site. Race day registration opens at 7:30 am. (inside Metairie Cemetery)
The cost to register is $35.00 for adults, and $25.00 for senior (65 & over) and youth (17 & under) entries.
DATE: Sunday, April 23, 2017
7:30AM: Race Day Registration and packet pickup opens
8:30AM: Start of 1 Mile Run/Walk
9:00AM: Start of 5K Run/Walk
Check or Credit Card: Check payable to : Save Our Cemeteries
$25.00 Pre-Registered by March 31st
$35.00 March 31st thru Day of race
$22.50 Family/Group Reservation (3 entry minimum)
$20.00 Youth or Senior Division Entry
$50.00 Benefactor Entry (This entry level entitles you to one commemorative piece of your choice, one race registration and t-shirt, and a Save Our Cemeteries t-shirt. These items can be picked up at the SOC booth on Race day – Sunday, April 23, 2017 or at the SOC office on a later date.)
HOW TO REGISTER:
ON-LINE: Online registration Link posted on www.NOLArunning.com or Online Registration Direct Link
BY MAIL TO: (Postmarked deadline is April 5th please)
Save Our Cemeteries, 1539 Jackson Avenue, Suit 415, New Orleans LA 70130
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