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

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





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.


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


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


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.