News & Events

Event Details

Pearsall Park Grand Opening and Fit Pass 5k Dash

Pearsall Park 4700 Old Pearsall Rd.

Event date: 6/11/2016 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Join us for the Grand Opening Celebration of Pearsall Park and kickoff to Fit Pass 2016.
The free event will include Fitness in the Park classes, health and wellness vendors, health screenings and more. Help celebrate the new amenities and improvements at Pearsall Park, 4700 Old Pearsall Road from 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.  
View Flyer (PDF)

Pearsall Park – Improvement to Pearsall Park include two basketball courts, zip line, shaded canopies, one of the first in the nation forty yard sprint timer, and 5k running/walking trail improvements with multiple routes, which will host over 2,000 Fit Pass 5K participants for the first time ever on Saturday. View a sneak peak of the
park here: https://youtu.be/Zj2WF0js99Y

Park improvements also include sustainable measures that reduce water use, reused materials and recycled different materials such as metal, concrete and the rubber safety surface at the playground and sprint timer. Pearsall Park has something for everyone!  The “green” and unique park features an art installation that consists of two interlocking wickiups called Wickiup Encampment, and Wickiup Overlook designed by artist Buster Simpson.  

The Splash Pads will be turned on at the event, don't forget towels to dry off.

Fit Pass Dash Packet Pickup – Thursday, June 9 and Friday June 10 from 12:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. at D.R. Semmes Family YMCA at Tripoint located at 3233 N. St. Mary’s. Registration for the free 5K has closed; however, the community is still encouraged to participate in the free 5K, family fun run and all the festivities.

Parking – Carpooling to the event is highly recommended due to the high volume of traffic expected. Offsite walk-in and free shuttling sites will be available from 7:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. at the following locations:
West Campus Baptist Church, 5203 Old Pearsall Rd. located 0.2 miles from park (walk-in site)
Divine Providence Catholic Church, 5667 Old Pearsall Rd. (shuttle site)
Indian Creek Elementary, 5830 Old Pearsall Rd. (shuttle site)

Parking Map (PDF)

To download the SA Parks Fitness App:
Android version http://bit.ly/28kcbef

iOS version: http://apple.co/25M67ci

 

Location:
Meeting Place:
Next Class: 6/11/2016 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Days:
Cost:
Membership Notes:
Audience:
Category:
Type:
Activity Group:
Activity:

Name:
Email:
Subject:
Message:
x

Facility Info

Wednesday, December 13, 2017