Peace of the Pie 5K
Sunday, October 2, 2016
Join us for the inaugural Peace of the Pie 5K as we race to raise money
to purchase fresh, local produce to be donated to St. Mary's Food Bank
for families looking for healthier, more nutritious choices in their
All food will be purchased and supplied from Crooked Sky Farms and Farmer Frank
Martin. On average, CSF has an excess of 3,000lbs of surplus veggies from their
farms, which will be delivered to St. Mary's Food Bank on behalf of The Peace of the
Pie donations. Also included in the donations will be healthier choices, such as
quinoa, brown rice, legumes, etc so our less fortunate neighbors can make healthier
meals for their families.
Along with the food, we will be providing YouTube videos showing how
to prepare these veggies, etc. from Chef Lou Swartz, as well as other local celebrity
chefs. And, recipes including nutritional values, courtesy of Chrissy Barth, who has
her Masters in Nutrition and is a professor at ASU.
After the race, grab your medal and head over to the pie booth and take a pie in the
face for charity! Completely optional of course, but where is the fun in that?
We will also have 2 food trucks there for our first 'Battle of the Trucks'. Each racer
will be given a food voucher for 1 breakfast item from one truck of their choosing. The
truck with the most vouchers at the end will win the battle and bragging rights till the
To register by mail please complete and return our Mail-in Registration Form!
Custom Event Finisher's Medal
Custom Event T-Shirt
Every participant will be entered into a drawing for a dinner for two certificate. One lucky winner and their guest will enjoy a 4 course meal prepared by Chef Lou himself. Valued at $500
We accept cash, check, or credit card (VISA and Master Card only) on race day
Cost of registration on race day will be $45
Stroller and leashed pet friendly!
Saturday, October 1 2016 from 2-5pm - Classic Cooking (map)
October 1 2:00 PM - Packet Pick up at Classic Cooking
October 2 7:00 AM - Race Day Registration and Packet Pick-up Opens
October 2 8:00 AM - 5K Run/Walk Begins