Daily News Press Run

Galveston, TX, USA
26 Oct, 2024 (Sat)


1 km, 5 km, 10 km

About the event

Run, walk, or jog in the 13th annual Daily News Press Run to support the Newspapers In Education program on Saturday, October 19, 2024. 
Featuring certified Galveston Causeway 5K and 10K courses, a Kid's 1K sponsored by Whataburger, a book character costume contest, dozens of vendor booths, music, food, and much more. We have a big event planned for you!
Support Newspapers in Education
The Daily News Press Run provides support to the Newspapers in Education program (NIE). NIE provides resources that use the newspaper to develop reading comprehension skills, critical thinking, and a better understanding of the way the world relates to the classroom. We have a waiting list of teachers who want to join and need your help to make the program a success for the upcoming school year.

Parking Information
Runners' parking is available at Target Parking Lot 6128 Broadway, Galveston, TX 77551. Shuttle buses will run from 5:00 am to noon. Please allow yourself ample time to get checked in and warm up.

Bag Drop Off
Bag drop is available at the info station for a $5 donation to newspapers in education program.

Costume Contest
Dress up as your favorite book character as we celebrate Literacy Day with our Smart Family Literacy, Inc. Partners. The first, second and third place winners will win a special prize donated by local merchants. The contest is divided in two groups children and adults. A panel will judge the costumes

Races offered by this event

You have 21 weeks to prepare

Kids K

26 Oct, 2024 (Sat) - 07:30
1 km
On site


26 Oct, 2024 (Sat) - 08:00
10 km
On site


26 Oct, 2024 (Sat) - 08:00
5 km
On site


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