Let The Good Times Roll Festival 5k

Event Date: 6/17/2017
Location: Festival Plaza, Shreveport
Start Time: 8:00 AM
End Time: 11:00 AM
Description:

Let The Good Times Roll Festival 5k

June 17th, 2017

Festival Plaza Shreveport


8:00 a.m.

 

Online Registration


Paper Entry Form

 

 

 

31st Anniversary of the Let The Good Times Roll Festival

 

 

 

Mission


Uplifting the Community and Improving the Quality of Life


Rho Omega and Friends, Inc., is a corporation created by the Rho Omega


Chapter of the Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc., in 1994. The organization


exists as an independent non-profit corporation (# 72-1287532) chartered by


the State of Louisiana and granted an exemption under Section 501(c)(3) of


the U.S. Internal Revenue Code. Rho Omega and Friends, Inc. continues


to devote its time, effort and resources to the creation, planning and


implementation of activities and operations specifically designed to


enhance the motto of: uplifting the community; and thus, improve the


quality of life for its residents by providing scholarships for pursuing higher


levels of education.


Rho Omega and Friends, Inc. has (11) unpaid board members local


members comprised of Judges, City Officials, Civic and Business Leaders,


Clergymen, Law Enforcement Officers, Firefighter, Military Officers,


Skilled Workers, Attorneys, and Educators. Most importantly-Family


Men, dedicated to Four Cardinal Principals: Manhood, Scholarship,


Perseverance and Uplift. All of our members work free of charge. This


organization has roughly 250 volunteers.


Uplift


The revenue raised from the festival helps us with our outreach programs such


as: Little League Football/Basketball, Project Manhood ACT Prep Course and our


academic scholarship programs


Impact


Education is a powerful tool that can change the world. Recipients of the funds raised


will get an opportunity to pursue and advance their studies and make an impact in the


society. In partnership with Sportspectrum and donations from our sponsors and people


like you, we will change their lives one kid at a time.

 


Brought to you by: the friendly folks at Rho Omega and Friends.


Special Thanks to the individuals , businesses, and organizations for their resources:

Henderson Family Dentistry, Rock Solid Impact Center, and the Law offices of Abrams & Lafargue.


Date & Starting Time: Saturday Morning, Jun 17, 2017; Race starts at 8:00 am.


Course Description: Race starts and finishes at the corner of Crockett St. and Commerce St.


101 Crockett St, Shreveport, LA. Course certified by Sportspectrum Race Management.

 

Early Registration: $20.00 thru June 8,

$25.00 thru Jun 16, and

$30.00 RACE DAY.


Packet Pick-up: You can pick up your packet early at Sportspectrum beginning Tuesday,

Jun 12th.

 

***Please Note: ALL Registrations after Jun 10th will NOT receive a race shirt with

registration due to printing time; t-shirt orders must be in by Jun 10 to guarantee

delivery by race day. Registration fees non-refundable***


Post Party: Join us after the race at the LTGTR festival site to enjoy exciting live

entertainment, food, drinks and free entry into the festival with official race bib

number.


Awards: Overall winner male & female will receive a new pair of running shoes.

1st & 2nd place age group winners will receive awards. Overall and runner-up in the Kids

5k will receive awards, 1st & 2nd in each kids age group will also receive awards.


Age Groups: 5K Male & Female: 19-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70+ 5K Kids Male &

Female: 8 & under, 9-15, 16-18


Special Note: Under RRCA regulations, absolutely no baby joggers, strollers, bikes, skate devices.