You still have time to snag a free T-shirt for signing up early for the 40th Wild Bill Gallop 5K and two-mile fun walk. The event will take place at the new and improved Pleasanton River Park, Saturday, Sept. 14 at 8 a.m.
This fun-filled race features free homemade breakfast tacos and tamales, adult and non-adult beverages after the race. The Gallop kicks off a day-long string of Cowboy Homecoming activities at the River Park that includes the Cowboy Homecoming Parade, six bands (day and night), Chili Cook-off, Margarita contest, sand volleyball, washer tournament, kid’s play area, food trucks/ vendors and so much more.
Pre-registration for the Wild Bill Gallop is $15 per participant. Registration at the event is $20. Participants are encouraged to arrive by 7 a.m. Prizes will be handed out in the following categories male and female divisions 13 & under, 14-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40- 44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69 and grandmaster 70-plus. There are medals for first, second, and third in each age group and gender for 5K only.
You may find the race form on our website at www.pleasantonexpress.com. The form may be filled out online, but please call our office at 830-569-6130 for payment over the phone.