Jacksonville Fairgrounds
510 Fairground Place 
Jacksonville, FL 32202
March 10, 2018
11:00 a.m. 

The Gate River Run and JTC Running are proud to present the Junior River Run - a FREE one mile fun run for children ages 13 and younger. Participants will receive a t-shirt and goodie packet on raceday. Pre-registration is required and ends on March 7th.

There will be four heats.
  • Boys 9 & under at 11:00 AM.
  • Girls 9 & under at 11:15 AM.
  • Boys 10 -13 at 11:30 AM
  • Girls 10 -13 at 11:45 AM.
The assembly area for this event will be inside the Fairgrounds near the starting line. Each group will assemble in this area about 20 minutes prior to their starting time. 

Please visit www.gateriverrun15k.com for more information.
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10 Week Fitness Meetup
Saturday Mornings
December 9, 2017 - February 17, 2018
10:00 a.m.

Autism DADvocates Network is joining Mayor Lenny Curry’s Journey to ONE with their Commit To Be Fit campaign as they prepare for the Friends With Autism 5K and Community Walk. Commit To Be Fit encourages all Dads and families to join with their children by walking or running at least 26.2 miles a month to increase physical activity and create healthier lifestyle choices. At each weekly meetup, you'll receive fitness, health, and family engagement tips from Fitness Instructor/Autism DADvocate Sean F. Williams and fellow Autism DADvocates. 

Dates & Locations:

  • Ed Austin Regional Park
    11751 McCormick Rd. 32225
    12/9/17, 12/16/17, and 12/23/18
  • Bob Hayes Sports Complex
    5054 Soutel Dr. 32208
    1/06/18, 1/13/18, and 1/20/18
  • Losco Regional Park
    10931 Hood Rd. S 32257
    1/27/18, 2/03/18, and 2/10/17
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The Florida Department of Health in Duval County

February 3, 2018
11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
West 24th Street between Moncrief Road and Chase Street – 32209

This family friendly event features a little bit of everything including free groceries, backpack giveaway, bike and helmet giveaway (limited), kids bicycle rodeo obstacle course*, face painting, line dancing, group exercise, hands-only CPR,  pedestrian and bicycle safety demonstrations, diabetes risk assessments, mammograms**, housing and job information, and much more!  For more information please call (904) 253-1470.
*Please bring your bicycle and helmet to participate in the rodeo.
**Free Mammograms: Call 904-996-8100 to schedule appointments.
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Klutho Park
204 W 3rd St.
Jacksonville, FL 32206
December  2, 2017
10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
This FREE and FUN event is dedicated to making Jacksonville one of America's healthiest cities. Enjoy a day filled with family friendly activities, food, fitness, sports, and dancing. Remember to stop by our booth to sign up for club membership! Click here to learn more about the Let's Move Jacksonville health and fitness festival.
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St. Johns Town Center
4567 River City Dr.
Jacksonville, FL 32246
October 22, 2017
7:30 a.m. (5k - All Ages)
9:00 a.m. (Kids Fitness Zombie Chase - Ages 5-15)
Join the Jax Mayorthon Kids Club for a zombie filled day of fun and fitness! Children ages 5-12 can sign up at our booth for FREE club membership and exclusive club swag. PLEASE NOTE: There is an entry fee to participate in the all ages 5k and/or Kids Fitness Chase. To learn more visit www.zombiesinjax.com. Proceeds benefit the Easy Peasy Kids Fitness Foundation, Jax P.A.L., The Shannon Miller Foundation, and Firefighters Charities. 
zombies in jax 5k and kids fitness chase participants