Christkindl Market Walk (5K/10K/15K) – Sat. Dec. 6

Award available to commemorate the walk.

Award available to commemorate the walk.

Come join us for a walk to explore the local parks and walk by the many attractions in the Arlington, TX area.

This is not a speed event. You are encouraged to bring along your children and walk/talk and spend some time together enjoying the great outdoors.  All are welcome to come walk with us.

Start/Finish point and registration:  Arlington Visitors Center, 1905 E. Randol Mill Road, Arlington, TX 76011

START TIME is anytime between 9:30 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. Finish by 3:30 p.m.

This is a Volksmarching event and you will need to register to get a start card. We request a $3.00 per person donation to help defray the cost of hosting the event.  For an additional $3.00 you may purchase the lovely  “B” award pictured above.  These awards are copper/brass base metal with ribbon.  We have a limited number available.

 

When you finish (anytime before 5 p.m.) you turn in your start card. If you are an official Volkssporter and have an Event and/or Distance Record Book you will receive a stamp in your record books.

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If you do not as yet have an AVA record book, they will be for sale at the start/finish. Just ask for a new walker’s packet. The packet is $5.00 but it contains three coupons for free registration ($9.00 value) as well as both an Event and a Distance book.

Picture taken during 2012 event.

Picture taken during 2012 event.

After completing the walking event go enjoy authentic German cuisine, arts and crafts, German gifts, and live Polka Music at the Market.

Directions to Walk Location –Driving West from Dallas on I-30, take Highway 360 south to Randol Mill Road. Go west on Randol Mill.  The Visitors Center is on the right, before you reach Stadium Drive.  Driving East from Fort Worth on I-30, take exit 28 toward Baird Farm Road/Legends Way/Ballpark Way. At the light, go straight on Legends Way and turn east (left) Randol Mill Road. Past Stadium Drive is the Visitors Center on your left.

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About walktx

I am an avid Volksmarcher. I belong to Texas County Walkers in Mesquite.
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