Events

Events

Welcome to the 5th Annual Athletics and Skills Challenge!

Saturday, September 26, 2020

Carver Park Baseball Fields located between the corners of Carver/Westward and Westward/Park Avenue Texas City, Texas 77591 and the:

Carver Park Community Center 6615 Park Avenue Texas City, Texas 77591

7:00 am to 7:00 pm

5K Run/Walk Race – Safe Social Distance Race Planned 
Get ready for TNGF 5K! This race will kick off fantastic fall weather. Individuals will run or walk 5K in the historic Carver Park in Texas City, Texas. The race will be chip timed, with runners starting first followed by walkers. We will end the event with awards and a great post race party. There will be music, drinks, and fun for the whole family! $35 entry fee per person.

T-shirt confirmed in registration completed by September 7, 2020.
Contact Person: La Tasha Gary (713) 854-2066.

Race Day Registration and Packet Pick up: 6:15am – 7:15am between both Softball Fields (in front of the Consession Stand).

Age group awards given to top male and female. Our 5K course is USATF certified with chip timing, and age group awards.

5K Competitive Run: 7:30am

5K Walk: Immediately after Runners

Awards Ceremony: 9:00am

1K Fun Run/Walk – Safe Social Distance Walk Planned
Come out and take part in TNGF 1K! We’re looking for adults, kids and strollers to run, walk and have fun. Individuals will run or walk 1K in the historic Carver Park in Texas City, Texas. The fun continues with a great post run party. There will be music, drinks, and fun for the entire family! $25 entry fee per person.

T-shirt confirmed in registration completed by September 3, 2020.
Contact Person:  La Tasha Gary (713) 854-2066.

Race Day Registration and Packet pick up: 6:15am – 7:15am between both Softball Fields (in front of Concession Stand) ,

1K Start Time: 8:30am

Post Run Party: 9:00am


Nick Gary Foundation 5K and 1K Course Map


The Start and Finish line will be located between the baseball fields at Carver Park, Texas City, Texas 77591.

1K / 5K Designated Parking Instructions
Prior and during the 1K & 5K Run/Walk no parking will be permitted on streets surrounding Carver Park. The Nick Gary Foundation workers may drop off equipment and items required for the event and then park at designated parking areas. Volunteers will direct participants to designated parking areas and be positioned in those designated parking areas. All race participants, volunteers, and staffers should park at these designated parking areas:

Carver Park Community Center parking lot located at 6615 Park Avenue and the Carver Park Pavilion overflow parking area.

Westward St. Church of Christ located at the corner of Westward/Anderson Streets.

Softball Tournament – Cancelled due to COVID-19
This would be a great opportunity for you to have fun and help local students all at the same time. 4 to 8 teams with double elimination. $250 entry fee per team of 10. 1 hour time limit. Reserve your team’s spot now!

T-shirts confirmed in registration completed by September 3, 2020.
Contact Person: Mike Richardson (409) 739-9340.

Registration / Packet Pick up: 11:00am

Games begin: 12 noon

Home Run Derby – Cancelled due to COVID-19
Batter … batter … swing! 2 to 3 minutes per player. 50 participants max. 10 Players in Second Round. 2 Players in Final Round. TNGF determines ‘home run’ boundary line. $25 entry fee per person.

T-shirt confirmed in registration completed by September 3, 2020.
Contact Person: Mike Richardson (409) 739-9340.

Hits begin: 11:15am

Kickball Tournament – Cancelled due to COVID-19
Come play with us! ‘Clash of the Classes’ is a great tradition for kickball. We would love to see alumni classes, families, businesses, or clubs get teams together. 4 to 6 teams with single elimination. 1 hour time limit. $250 entry fee per team of 10.

T-shirts confirmed in registration completed by September 3, 2020.
Contact Person: Will Smith (832) 865-1904.

Registration / Packet Pick up: 11:00am

Games begin: 12 noon

Skills Challenge – Cancelled due to COVID-19
Free event for Youth in Elementary to Middle School Students

Location: Carver Park Community Center 6615 Park Avenue Texas City, Texas 77591

Begins: 1:00pm to 3:00pm[/vc_column_text]

VENDORS

We welcome vendors to participate, no food or drink vendors. Please provide your own table, chairs and tent. The Vendor fee is $50.


Please reach out via info@thenickgaryfoundation.com