The 9th Annual River City Run/Walk 5K will be held on Saturday starting at 7:30 p.m. in Burns Park in North Little Rock.

The certified course begins on Tournament Drive and end on Soccer Avenue in Burns Park. Awards will be given in the following categories:

Runners: Overall top three male and female, and age category, 1st, 2nd, & 3rd places for both male and female, as well as, Master’s awards; Walkers: Overall top three male & female; Wheelchair Participants: Top three places.

Age categories are from 5 to 70 and over. Awards will not be mailed and there will be no duplication of awards.

The costs are (pre-registration): adults (18 or older) $25 each, minors $12.50 each, wheelchair participants $25, and spirit runners $20 each. People can preregister online at or by mailing in a complete an entry with a check made payable to: River City Ministry Run/Walk, P.O. Box 2179, North Little Rock, AR 72115. The entry must be received by Friday.

Interested persons can also pre-register or pick up pre-registration packets today or Friday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. at: Rock City Runners, Colony West Shopping Center, 10300 N. Rodney Parham, Suite D3, Little Rock, AR.

Registration for the day of the race will cost $30 per person for any category. In-person registration will be from 6-7 a.m. at Burns Park. Registration will close promptly at 7 a.m.