Day in the Park kicks off with the annual 5K race at 8:00 a.m. (rain or shine), followed immediately by the one-mile fun run. This challenging 5k race runs through the historic district of downtown Laurel, MS.
Participant safety is our number 1 priority! While restrictions pertaining to Covid-19 are subject to change, we will continue to do our best to comply with all mandates and recommendations of our public officials in order to provide you with the safest race experience possible. We ask ALL of our participants to do their part to help us keep everyone safe!
Here's what you can expect at our race:
- Face masks are strongly encouraged before and after the race. (No you do not have to run in a mask)
- Staggered starts to ensure social distancing.
- Hand sanitizer available.