Join the fun and show your cancer-fighting spirit!
Plan for a full day of family-friendly festivities benefiting the Roger Maris Cancer Center. This year’s annual event will also feature a 5K walk/run and a new one-mile color run/walk for all ages, with colors symbolizing all the cancer awareness colors of the rainbow.
Schedule of activities:
61 for 61 Radiothon on Fox 107.9
6 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Robbie, Dave and Moose of 107.9 The Fox will broadcast live from Family Fare on 32nd Ave., sharing inspiring stories from local cancer survivors and their families as well as Roger Maris staff.
Home Run Walk sponsored by Luther Family Buick GMC
Registration Opens – 5:30 p.m.
Opening Ceremony – 6:30 p.m.
5K Begins – 6:40 p.m.
One Mile Color Run/Walk Begins – 6:45 p.m.
Candlelight Closing Ceremony – 7:45 p.m.
Learn more and register!
There’s three ways to register for the Home Run Walk:
* In advance online at Crowdrise.com/61for61homerunwalk2017. Sign up by Aug. 30 for a discounted rate and guaranteed T-shirt.
* Pre-registration at Family Fare all day on Sept. 7.
* Register on-site starting at 5:30 p.m. on Sept. 7 at the Sanford Southpointe Clinic, 2400 32nd Ave. S.
6 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Family Fare on 32nd Ave.
Bid on unique silent auction items to benefit Roger Maris. If you would like to donate items to the auction, please call (701) 234-6246.
61¢ tacos at Taco John’s
All Taco John’s locations in the Fargo-Moorhead area will be selling tacos for 61¢ to benefit Roger Maris Cancer Center.
61 for 61 Family Fare Cookouts
11 a.m. to 7 p.m.*
Visit ANY Family Fare Fargo-Moorhead location to purchase a bratwurst, hamburger or hot dog, with chips and refreshments. All proceeds will benefit Roger Maris Cancer Center.
*The 25th Street location will stay open until 9 p.m.
Check out these other great events:
Dine Out for 61 at Applebee’s
A portion of all food and beverage sales at Applebee’s Neighborhood Grill & Bar locations in Fargo will benefit Roger Maris Cancer Center.
61 for 61 FM Crusaders Ride
10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Location: Sabin, Minn.
For more information, please call (218) 979-1035 or visit fmcrusadersmc.com.
Thank you to our presenting sponsor!