Special Events

St. Valentine's 5K and 10K Run
Date:  Saturday, February 10, 2018
Time:  9:00 am 
Bartlett Baptist Church
3465 Kirby Whitten Parkway

Entry Fee:
Pre-Registered by February 9
$25 for Individuals
$40 per Couple (10K Only)
$1.00 Discount to MRTC Members

Day of Race:
$30 for Individuals
$45 per Couple (10K Only)
MRTC Discount does not apply

Individual Award Categories for Both 5K and 10K
Overall, Male                    Overall, Female
Master, Male                    Master, Female
Grandmaster, Male          Grandmaster, Female

1st, 2nd, & 3rd place in the following age categories:
14 & under     15-19     20-24     25-29     30-34
35-39             40-44    45-49     50-54     55-59
60-64             65-59    70 & Over

Couples Sweetheart Division for 10K Only:
In this division teams consist of two members (one male and one female).  They both run the entire 10K and their times are added together to determine the winner.  There will be an overall winner and age group winners.  Age groups will be determined by the average age of the team members.  Also, if you are in the Sweetheart Division you ARE eligible for all other individual awards.

Couples Sweetheart Awards:
Overall Winner 1st Place in the Following Age Categories:
19 & under     20-29          30-39          40-49
50-59            60-69          70 & over

Post-race refreshments and the awards ceremony will be in the comfort and warmth of the Bartlett Baptist Fellowship Hall.  Early packet pick-up and registration will be held at Bartlett Baptist Church on Friday, February 9, from 4:00 to 7:00 or Singleton Community Center on February 7 & 8 from 8:00 am - 8:00 pm and February 9 from 8:00 am to 12:00 noon.  The run will feature sweatshirts, good food, door prizes and more.  The first 100 females to cross the finish line will receive a red carnation.  Registrations after February 9th, are not guaranteed a sweatshirt.
For more information, call Singleton Community center at 901-385-5593.

Easter Egg Hunt & Easter Bonnet Contest
Saturday, March 24, 2018
Bonnet Judging:  9:30 am
Easter Egg Hunt:  10:00 am 
W.J. Freeman Park, 2629 Bartlett Blvd.

Don't miss the annual Bartlett Parks and Recreation Children's Easter Egg Hunt and Easter Bonnet Contest.  The festivities will take place on Saturday, March 24 starting with the bonnet judging at 9:30 am.  Bonnets will be judged on creativity, originality and visual appeal in the following age categories:  3 and under; 4 and 5; 6 and 7; 8 to 10.  The egg hunt, for children 10 and under will begin at 10:00 am  The hunt will feature lots of candy and plenty of special golden eggs that win bigger prizes.  The Easter Bunny has one again promised to come and start the hunt and stick around to have his picture made with al the children.  The Parks Dept will also have some additional activities.