Healthy Hyattsville Weekend brings our community together around physical exercise and raise funds for good causes. We hope you'll join in the fun!
Saturday, October 1
Starting at 8 a.m., the Hyattsville Elementary School PTA is hosting fund-raising fun runs of 5 kilometers, 1 mile and 1 kilometer. The courses start and end in Magruder Park and loop through nearby City streets. Parking will be prohibited on those streets that morning and they will be closed to traffic when runners are present until 11 a.m. Please see the course map below. To register, please visit: http://hyattsvillees-pta.org/zombierun/
From 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., the Roustabouts will be playing live, the Urban Bumpkin BBQ food truck will be on site, and Calvert Brewing will sell beer. Visitors can also talk to race vendors and sponsors, participate in zumba and tai-chi demonstrations, and more.
Cyclocross - Open Course
Also from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., the organizers of the next day's competitive off-road bike race will open their course for anyone to try, free of charge. Bring your own bike and helmet.
Sunday, October 2
Cyclocross - Competitive Races
Route 1 Velo hosts this annual off-road bicycle race through Magruder Park and Woods to benefits Special Olympics of Prince George's County. Register to compete, or come out to watch and enjoy the festivities - which will include Franklins beer, Charm City mead, Hardy's BBQ food truck, Vigilante Coffee, Acme Pie and Shortcake Bakery. For more details and to register, please visit the www.bikereg.com/hcx2016.