BEMIDJI -- The 2019 Bemidji Dragon Boat 5k Run/Walk and .5k kids race will be on Saturday Aug. 3. The 5k race will start at 8 a.m. by the Mayflower building, 102 First St. W. The .5k kids race will start at 9 a.m. near Paul and Babe, at Paul Bunyan Park.

Cost is $25 for pre-registration and $30 the day of the race for the 5k. T-shirts and medals will be awarded to all 5k participants.

Registration for the kids race will take place at 8:45 a.m. at the 5k finish near Paul and Babe. Ribbons and treats will be awarded for the kids race.

All proceeds benefit the Bemidji High School and Middle School Track and Cross Country programs. Online registration is available at, search Bemidji Dragon Boat 5k. Online registration closes on Thursday, Aug. 1.

For more information, contact Steve Sneide at (218) 368-9982.