Attention area running enthusiasts! Mark your calendars! The seventh annual "Make Your Heart Race" 5K and 1-mile Fun Run will be held on Saturday, February 14, beginning at 8 a.m. at the Lake Charles Civic Center. This fun and healthy event, sponsored by The CHRISTUS St. Patrick Regional Heart Center, 7 At Your Service KPLC, Lake Area Runners and GiGi's Fitness Centers will include a variety of age group categories and prize money galore! A wheelchair division will be available for all age groups.
Entry fee for the 5K race is $20 for early registration (must be postmarked by February 6) and $25 on Race Day. Entry fee for the 1-mile Fun Run is $10 for early registration (must be postmarked by February 6) and $15 on Race Day. Late registration will take place from 6:30 a.m. to 7:45 a.m. on race day. . This event will help benefit the American Heart Association.