HOSCHTON, Ga. — Put on your running and walking shoes for the Scarecrow Stampede 5K scheduled for Saturday, Sept. 27, 2008, a special event of the Hoschton Fall Festival sponsored by Northeast Georgia Medical Center. The race will begin and end at West Jackson Park in Hoschton, located at 374 Cabin Drive. The race starts at 8 a.m.; registration begins at 6:30 a.m.
Event registration is $15 for pre-registration and $20 on race day. Each participant will receive a goody bag and race T-shirt. Refreshments will be provided at the start/finish line, and water will be provided on the course. Awards will include top overall male and female as well as the top three male and female runners in age groups from 10 and under to 70 and older.
Race applications are available at www.nghs.com or by calling(770)533-8200. For more information, call (770)533-8228.