DAVENPORT, Iowa (KWQC) — Runners who love chocolate will love the 7th annual Lagomarcino Cocoa Beano 5K.
The race takes place in the Village of East Davenport on Saturday, October 29, 2016 with proceeds benefiting the Boys & Girls Clubs of the Mississippi Valley.
The 5K begins at 9:00 a.m., followed by a kids Fun Run at 10:00 a.m. Baby strollers and dogs are welcome. Organizers say participants are encouraged to dress up in costumes and get into the Halloween spirit!
Packet pickup for the race is from noon to 6 p.m. on Friday, October 28, 2016 and on Saturday, October 29, 2016 from 7:30-8:45 a.m. in the Village of East Davenport at the New Grounds Theatre. Club members will be there on Friday to sell race jackets from previous years.
The race will start and end in the Village of East Davenport, home of the Davenport Lagomarcino’s store.
5K participants will get a fleece jacket with their registration fee, Kids running in the fun run will receive a race ribbon, and all participants will receive Lagomarcino’s hot chocolate and a famous Lago’s Chocolate Turtle after the race. Age group winners will also receive a certificate for a hot fudge sundae from Lagomarcino’s!