Bok Tower 5k Run & Walk

The seventh annual Carillon Classic 5K will take place Saturday, March 10, at Bok Tower Gardens in Lake Wales. Considered one of Florida’s most challenging 5K courses, it features various elevation changes and a variety of running surfaces.

The race will begin at 7:30 a.m., registration is at 6:30 a.m. Race day fee is $30, and includes free admission to Book Tower Gardens for the runners and their families.

The race was established in 2012 as a charity fundraiser by the Dick Pope/Polk County chapter of the Florida Public Relations Association (FPRA). Over the years, the race has raised more than $20,000 for charity.

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