Escondido Recreation is hosting the 3rd Annual 5K trail run and 1M family-friendly run/walk through scenic Kit Carson Park.  This event will take place on Sunday, October 14, 2012.  All ages are invited to attend, and encouraged to come in costume, including the dog.  Registered participants will receive an event t-shirt and goodie bag.  Youth ages 5-13 will also receive a participation medal.

Over 30 vendors and exhibitors will participate in the FREE Health and Safety Expo.  This year’s expo will also feature entertainment and demonstrations, vendors with free samples, a costume contest, prizes, food, and much more!  Proceeds benefit Escondido Recreation through the Quality of Life Fund. 

Check in starts at 7:30 a.m., race starts at 8:30 a.m.  Sponsorship and vendor opportunities are still available.  For additional information and registration, visit or call (760) 839-4691.