FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
Two run/walk events will be held this Father’s Day weekend that may impact traffic.
The annual American Heart Association Run and Stroke walk will be held on Saturday, June 18th beginning at 7:30 a.m. The run/walk starts in the Power & Light District and heads north on Grand Boulevard, then east on 8th, south on Holmes, west on 18th and back to the finish line on Grand. Additional information can be found online or by contacting Natalie Cronkhite at 913-638-3020.
On Sunday, the annual Kevin Gray’s Father’s Day 5k will be held at Avila University in south Kansas City at 8 a.m. The route uses streets and park trails surrounding the campus near 118th street & Wornall Road. Additional information can be found online or by contacting Tony Fitzgerald at 816-204-1780.