Storms cancel fun run in April; rescheduled to June 3

The Vergas Community Club has announced the rescheduling of its annual Maple Fest 5K Fun Walk/Run,  to Saturday, June 3.

The event, which is part of the town’s Shops & Hops street fest, will begin at 9:00 a.m., with registration taking place from 8:00 a.m. to 8:30 a.m. at Billy’s Corner Bar.

The top three runners in the male, female, 55+, and youth categories will receive awards.

The Maple Fest 5K Fun Walk/Run was canceled when storms hit the area in early April. The rescheduled event is an opportunity for runners and walkers of all ages and abilities to enjoy the beautiful scenery of Vergas while supporting the community club. Participants are encouraged to mail in their entry forms and fees to VCC, PO Box 264, Vergas, MN 56587.

The event promises to kick off the summer season in Vergas.

All participants are required to sign a waiver, assuming responsibility for any injuries incurred during the event. Parents or guardians must sign for participants under the age of 18.