Kingwood Park HS cross country team invites everyone to participate in the Melon Run Saturday, August 19. All proceeds benefit Kingwood Park Cross Country. This program fundraiser helps the cross country team sustain the training required by the members.

A pre-registration $30 entry fee includes a t-shirt and all-you-can-eat watermelon after the event. A $35 entry fee is charged on day of the race.

No checks accepted, cash or card only the day of race. A $3 fee for spectators wishing to eat watermelon but not participate in the race is another option.

There are awards for the top three in each division male and female. The race is being held at Kingwood Park HS track stadium and begins at 8:00 a.m. Participants can pick up bib numbers and t-shirts from 6:45 – 7:55 at the registration tent the day of the race or 5 – 8 p.m. Friday, August 18 at KPark track complex.