Studio City residents on the run

March 20, 2014 by  

The Innovation Run, a 10K run and 5K run/walk event, is to be held in the area before the end of the month

Proceeds will go to Walter Reed Middle School and Friends of Reed. Each racer will receive a T-shirt, finisher’s medal, and goodie-bag. Awards will go to the top three female and male finishers.

The race will be chip-timed, starting at the school and then passing through the streets of Studio City, winding up at CBS Studio Center Radford Back lot, where the Event Expo will begin. It will have celebrities, food trucks, prizes, and music.

Race participants will have the opportunity to tour the lot at which such classic shows as Will and Grace, 3rd Rock from the Sun, and Seinfeld were filmed. Today, the lot features the likes of as The Millers, Brooklyn Nine-Nine, and Parks and Recreation. Racers may want to visit a local print company prior to racing to have a finisher’s banner made.

After the races and the event expo, there will be the ‘Renaissance Faire of the Ages’ at the Walter Reed Middle School’s playing field. Some activities will include crafts, games, and a silent auction.

The event will be held Saturday, March 29, starting at Walter Reed Middle School, 4525 Irvine Ave, North Hollywood. The Expo will begin at 6:30 am, with races beginning at 8:00 am.