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5K Run/Walk

The Mississippi Watermelon Festival in Mize, MS
Exciting Entertainment, Arts and Crafts and Food!

Registration fees

5K Run Closed

Registration closed
    1. $25.00
      Oct 23 – Jun 30
    2. $30.00
      Jul 1 – Jul 14

5K Walk Closed

Registration closed
    1. $25.00
      Oct 23 – Jun 30
    2. $30.00
      Jul 1 – Jul 14

Event Details


The run/walk will start just past the 3 way stop at the City Park in Mize.
The course goes out towards Waco Church and back.  There will be a water station at the turn around point.

Awards for Run/Walk:

Overall Male and Overall Female

1st, 2nd and 3rd place awards in each age division

 Age Divisions as follows:  10-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, and 60+

Awards will be given out following the race inside the fire station. 

Run/Walk Participants will receive a Watermelon Festival run T-shirt and an armband to the festival.
Armband includes entrance to the park for free watermelon, great food, vendors, and entertainment! 

All profits go to The Town of Mize Volunteer Fire Department

Event Schedule

  • July 15 6:00 AM CDT - Registration & Packet Pickup

  • July 15 7:00 AM CDT - Race Begins - Rain or Shine

Contact Information

Event Location

Mize City Park, MS, United States

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