Online registration is open for Run for the Hills Ventura, a new seven kilometer fun run and festival happening on Sat., Sept. 26 in Ventura. Designed to build support for the Ventura Hillsides Conservancy (VHC), the run will begin and end at the San Buenaventura State Beach, travel along the coast and through the Ventura River Estuary property owned by the VHC, and include fun environmentally-themed obstacles, including a “water bottle pit,” “global warming tunnel” and an “urban sprawl maze.” Additional event elements include: exhibitor booths, food trucks, a beer garden and a stage featuring performances by local talent.
People of all ages and abilities are encouraged to participate. To sign up, visit www.Active.com, search for Run For The Hills Ventura and click on “Register Now.” The entry fee is $55 for the standard package and $75 for the VIP package.
For more information, go to: http://www.facebook.com/RunForTheHillsVentura or call the VHC at 643-8044.
The Ventura Hillsides Conservancy is dedicated to permanently preserving and providing access to the open space resources that contribute to the unique character and natural environment of the Ventura region. Further information about the Conservancy is available on the web site www.venturahillsides.org.