Families for the Effective Treatment of Autism (FEAT) will hosting a 5K race called Outrunning Autism on May 31. For the first time, runners will be equipped with electronic chips so that exact times are recorded. All funds raised will go directly to FEATâ€™s work toward easing the autism journey for families through ongoing support, education and programs.
The race will be run through The Parklands at Floyds Fork and Beckley Creek Park, while the 1-mile Fun Walk will travel around The Egg Lawn. This is a rain-or-shine event. Food and drinks will be served, and activities will include music, a vendors village and face painting and balloons for the kids.
To register for the race, or for more information, visitÂ www.feat5k.com.