ST. PETE BEACH – The youth of Pass-A-Grille Community Church, PAG will host the third annual Make a Splash 5K Run and 1K Family Fun Run on Pass-A-Grille Beach Sunday, March 2.
The event begins at 7:30 a.m. with the 5K run, followed at 8 a.m. with the 1K family fun run on the beach at 1500 Pass-A-Grille Way.
The event continues into the afternoon at Hurley Park where organizers will have carnival themed activities from cupcake decorating and face painting, to a bounce house and balloon animals.
Admission is free and includes access to the park, the vendor area for food and merchandise, the entertainment area and the silent auction. Additional childrens activities are offered at varied small fees. There will be a raffle for an iPad as well as a barbecue grill.
The event raises funds for the senior high youth mission program at the church. Later this year, 45 youth will travel to Pocahontas, Va., to rebuild and repair homes for a community in need.