The 13th-annual OTR 5k rings in summer in the city with a run/walk and party.
The race kicks off at 9 a.m. with a route that winds participants from 13th and Republic streets past Findlay Market, down Liberty, up into Pendleton and back into the heart of OTR. There will be Rookwood Pottery medals awarded to the top male and female runners in a variety of age categories, plus top three overall in each gender, and first male and female with a stroller and first male and female with a walker.
After the race (which includes a T-shirt, Taste of Belgium waffle and drink ticket), head to Washington Park for the after party, which includes the season’s first City Flea.
9 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, May 18. $40. Washington Park, 1230 Elm St., Over-the-Rhine, facebook.com/OTR5K.