Overland Park, KS 66221
On your mark...get set...go!
Lace up those shoes because it's time for Georgia's Annual Chicken Fun Run/Walk at the Deanna Rose Children's Farmstead, 13800 Switzer. Who knows, your child may be the next Jack Lucas, a Kansas state record holder.
- 7:30 a.m. - Check-in
- National Anthem
- Chicken Dance (performed by our very own Chelsea Chicken)
- Before the races volunteers will run carnival style games and activities for the children
- Warm-ups an stretching provided by HCA Menorah Medical Center and Overland Park Regional
- 8:30 a.m. - First race begins
- 9:45 a.m. - Awards ceremony and trophy presentations
Girls and boys will run/walk separately in each division except the babies and adults. After each race medals will be presented to all participants. Trophies will be awarded for first through sixth place.
- Baby walk (Ages 2 & under)
- 1/8 mile run/walk (Age 3)
- 1/8 mile run/walk (Age 4)
- 1/4 mile run/walk (Age 5)
- 1/4 mile run/walk (Age 6)
- 1/4 mile run/walk (Ages 7-8)
- 1/4 mile run/walk (Ages 9-10)
- 1/4 mile run/walk (Ages 11-12)
- 1/4 mile run/walk (Adults)
For sponsorship information, contact Laura Blatter 913-634-7165
Visit the Friends of the Farmstead's website for more information on Georgia's Chicken Run and other special events at the Farmstead.