There will be a raffle for several sports items, including a signed football from Florida State coaches Bobby Bowden and Jimbo Fisher, a football signed by Auburn coach Gus Malzon and items from Jacksonville State University and the Talladega Super Speedway.
The 5K Crap Run/Walk for will begin at 7:30 a.m. Oct. 5 in downtown Piedmont. Proceeds will go to the Venecia Foundation to continue to provide aid, support and comfort to cancer patients and their families. To recognize Breast Cancer Awareness Month, everyone is asked to wear your craziest pink outfit. All wheelchairs and strollers are welcome. Breakfast will be provided from 7:30-9:30 a.m. during registration.
The run/walk will begin at 10 a.m. in front of the café. Participants will receive a t-shirt.
Early registration is $30 per person; for groups of four or more the cost is $25 per person. All early registration payments must be in by Sept. 28. Payments can be mailed to P. O. Box 125 Cave Spring, Ga. 30124. Those who pre-register will get to choose their shirt size. Same day registrants will get shirts on a first come first serve basis. Children 12 and under and pre-registered children will get youth sizes.
Venecia Benefield Butler will have her merchandise available for purchase, and she will sign her book, “I’ve Got to Get Some Things Off My Chest” during registration.