The Second Annual Collegeville Fire Co. Hero Run 5K will be held on Oct. 20, ending with a party at Collegeville Station.
The race will begin at the Collegeville Station parking lot, on Third Ave and Chestnut Street in Collegeville Borough, at 10:30. The route will continue up Locust Street to Clahor Avenue, to Zvarick Road, 11th Ave., and winding to Sixth Avenue en route back to the parking lot.
Emergency vehicles will be on hand at the finish line, as well as other activities.
“Be sure to bring the kids and check out some of the vehicles and equipment that our Heroes use to keep us safe everyday,” said organizers.
Proceeds from the run, which costs $35 to register will be donated to West, Texas Volunteer Fire Department and the Granite Mountain Hotshots of Prescott, AZ.
Business partners for the run include: Appalachian Brew Pub, Valley Forge Running Company, The Movie Tavern, Firebirds Wood Fired Grille, Total Restoration Contracting, WaWa, Massage Envy of Collegeville, Dicks Sporting Goods of Collegeville, PerformanceFoodCenters.com/Dan's Essentials, Eastern Mountain Sports of Collegeville, Classic Clips Plus Dog Grooming, Gymboree of Collegeville.
Find out more about the race, and register, at the Collegeville Fire Co.'s website.