Healthy Downey 5K now taking sign-ups

DOWNEY – Registration is underway for the fourth annual Healthy Downey 5K run/walk, taking place Feb. 27 at Apollo Park. 

The event is a fundraiser for the TLC Family Resource Center, which provides counseling and resources to Downey students and their families. 

Early registration before Feb. 15 is $25 for adults and $15 for kids ages 5-18, and includes a commemorative T-shirt. 

Same-day registration is $40 for adults and $30 for kids, and does not include a T-shirt. 
Check-in begins at 6:15 a.m., with opening remarks and warm-up at 7:30. The run/walk starts at 8 and concludes with an awards ceremony at 9:30. 

No pets are allowed, and the walk will be held rain or shine. Online registration is available at

Vendor spaces are available for $30, including a table and two chairs. Vendor registration deadline is Feb. 1. 

There are also sponsorship opportunities, ranging from $50-$1,000. 

For more information on signing up as a vendor or sponsor, call (562) 904-3577.