Get Ready for Redmond’s Great Day of Play on August 23rd
August 13, 2013 Jeri Rowe-Curtis

Redmond, WA
  —Join the fun when Redmond celebrates the Great Day of Play, on Friday, August 23rd, at the Redmond City Hall Campus, 15670 NE 85th St. “For families who value health, fitness, recreation and bringing ‘play’ to their lives, this is a great event”, states Lisa Rhodes, Parks & Recreation Event & Marketing Administrator.

Boys and girls in grades 3-8 can Hoop it Up with Redmond’s 3-on-3 youth basketball tournament. The tournament will run from approximately 2:00pm - 7:00pm. Games will be played outdoors rain or shine, at the Redmond City Hall Campus. Teams are limited to a maximum of four players; the team entry fee is $60.00. To enter, as individuals or as a team, register online at

On your mark, get set for a 5K run/walk and join the fun along the paved Sammamish River Trail. Competitive and non-competitive racers will find the course flat, fast and family friendly. Prizes will be awarded in top categories. On-site registration begins at 4:00pm at Redmond City Hall Campus and the race starts at 6:00pm. Pre-race entry fee $30.00 expires August, 20th at noon, onsite registration $35.00, youth 15 and under $15.00. Register online at

For additional information visit or 425-556-2300.

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