Celebrate two fine May holidays, Mother's Day and Cinco de Mayo, with a run through beautiful Fontainebleau State Park in Mandeville. Join in the Q50 Races, Cinco de Mayo 2019 on Saturday, May 4.
Admission is free for spectators (+$3 park entrance fee). Entry fees for racers are, for the 6-Miler, $40 ($50 after March 31) and for the 3-Miler, $30 ($40 after Mar. 31).
Proceeds of the event benefit the New Orleans Mission shelter. The mission's Giving Hope Retreat, set on 60 acres in Lacombe near Fontainebleau State Park, serves men and women suffering from addiction, mental illness, and physical or sexual abuse by providing rescue, recovery and re-engagement into the community.
Learn more about the New Orleans Mission and the retreat at https://givinghopenola.org/giving-hope-retreat-center.
Photo: Q50 Facebook page