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1st official Similkameen 5K Fun-Run

April 21 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm


Join Us for the Similkameen 5K Run/Walk!

Celebrate the arrival of spring in Keremeos with a healthy and fun-filled event for the whole community. Lace up your sneakers and hit the scenic VVE trail on April 21st for our inaugural Similkameen 5K Run/Walk.

Event Details:

  • Date: April 21st, Registration is limited to 100 participants. Sign up starts March 1st at the Similkameen Rec Centre!
  • Time: 10 AM
  • Location: VVE Trail, Keremeos. Starting point is Memorial Park!
  • Distance: Run/Walk 5K! Shorter distances for teens, kids and toddlers.

What to Expect:

  • Enjoy a refreshing run or leisurely walk along the picturesque VVE Trail, embracing the beauty of spring in our downtown area.
  • Connect with fellow participants and supporters as we come together for a healthy celebration of community spirit.
  • This section of the VVE Trail is a flat, mixed trail. Click here for the route.
  • The race is self-timed, all fitness levels are welcome. The Similkameen Rec Team offers a run club to prepare for the race.
  • Embrace the opportunity to support a worthy cause: all proceeds from the entry fees go towards the Similkameen Star Fish Pack Program, helping to feed local children in need. If we collect $900 in donations, AC Motor Electric will match and sponsor a second child!

Presented by the team from Similkameen Recreation, the Similkameen Trails Society, and Similkameen Country Development Association. The event is partially funded by the Neighbourhood Small Grants Program through Community Foundation. Thank you for your support!

Get Involved:

  • We’re seeking volunteers and health-based businesses to support the event by sponsoring or manning the water station. Contact us to learn how you can contribute!
  • You’d like to sponsor the event with monetary or product donations? Download the sponsor form here.

Join the Movement: Don’t miss out on this exciting opportunity to embrace fitness, community, and the spirit of giving. Whether you’re a seasoned runner or just looking for a fun way to enjoy the outdoors, the Similkameen 5K Run/Walk welcomes participants of all ages and abilities.

Mark your calendars, spread the word, and get ready to make strides towards a healthier, happier community with the Similkameen 5K Run/Walk!


April 21
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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Similkameen Recreation
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Memorial Park
417 7th Avenue
Keremeos, British Columbia V0X 1N3 Canada
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