The fifth annual Derby Run, in memory of Justin Lopes, is a 5K run/walk and 10K run that will begin at Terry Sanford High School, Justin's alma mater. The course runs through the scenic Haymount area, as well as the Fayetteville Technical Community College Campus, and finishes at the Terry Sanford High School baseball field.
Dogs are welcome, but must be on a leash. Participants are encouraged to wear their best Derby Run hat and/or costume. Prizes will be awarded for the best-costumed runners, best-decorated stroller, and best Derby Run hat. Refer to the event Facebook page at the link above for more details on registration and pre-race packet pick-up.