Salisbury, MD – Honor our nation's fallen heroes this Memorial Day by participating in the Run to Remember Memorial Day 5K run/walk. The event will be held on Saturday, May 23, beginning and ending at the Wicomico War Veterans' Memorial located in front of the Wicomico Youth & Civic Center. Check-in and registration begins at 7 a.m. and the race will start at 8 a.m.
Refreshments will be available following the race with awards presented to the top three male and female finishers in five age categories. Walkers are welcome to take part in all or a portion of the race.
Registration is available in person at the Wicomico Youth & Civic Center Box Office (M-F, 9am-5pm) or online at www.WicomicoRecandParks.org. Participants must register by May 7 to ensure receipt of a commemorative t-shirt. Advanced registration is $25 per person through May 22 at noon. Onsite registration is $30 per person. Military may register in person with ID for $20 per person. Proceeds benefit the Wicomico War Veterans Memorial at the Wicomico Youth & Civic Center, which honors the citizens of Wicomico County who lost their lives while serving the United States during war.
Area residents are invited to honor those men and women who have made the ultimate sacrifice while serving our country at the annual Memorial Day Ceremony on Monday, May 25 at 10 a.m. The ceremony will be held at the Wicomico War Memorial located in front of the Wicomico Youth & Civic Center.