2016 Firebolt 5K & Nimbus Walk
Saturday, October 22, 2016
5K starts at 8:30 a.m.
Mile walk starts at 9:15 a.m.
Witches and wizards of all ages can start their Harry Potter Festival celebration off with a beautiful run or a fun stroll through the autumn foliage.
The Firebolt 5K run is a professionally managed run with chip timing for all participants, but is open to casual runners. The race begins and ends at the Church of St. Martin-in-the-Fields on St. Martins Lane at Willow Grove Avenue.
The Nimbus Walk leads participants on a 1 mile walk to Germantown Avenue for the opening ceremonies of the Harry Potter Festival. The walk also starts at the Church of St. Martin-in-the-Fields.
Costumes are encouraged and prizes will be given for
- Best Costume Overall
- Best Costume – 15 and under
- Best Costume – Tandem/Team
Help Make the Magic Happen – VOLUNTEER!
Thank you to our 2016 volunteers at the race for their support of our runner and walkers, and their help with the Jenks Academy of Witchcraft & Wizardry activities at the Jenks Playground!
And the fun continues on the Jenks Academy grounds...
Many thanks to our sponsors!
This event is held in association with the Chestnut Hill Business Association’s Harry Potter Festival.