Join us for a 5K/10K Run!

Sponsored by Foxhole Consulting

Information for Runners

Get Signed UP

How to Join the Run

Runners have the option to do a 5K or 10K run. When you register, please indicate your preference.

Walkers are welcome on the 5k track.

All participants must sign in between 6:00 – 6:30 am to get their shirts and number.

The cost for young adult runners (16 and under) is $30.00 for early registration. Runners 16+ and up is $35.00 during early registration.

Here’s the Details

Times & Location

Date: Saturday, September 10t

Race Begins: 8:00 am

Sign in Start: 7:00 am

Sign in Location: 116 Person St. Downtown Fayetteville

See Available Parking Here

Awards and Prizes

Top 3 Winners

Prizes are awarded for the best times by a male and a female in both the 5K and 10K races.

Special Awards for:

  • 1st Place
  • 2nd Place
  • 3rd place

T-shirt & medal for every finishing runner

You must register in advance to participate in the race.

Thanks to Our Sponsor Foxhole Consulting

Be a Sponsor

Over 8500+ guests attended our last festival (pre-COVID.) This year we changed the date, so that college is in session. Our first festival when students are in town!

Kid's Zone

The sponsor of the Kid’s Zone will have vertical banners at the zone entry point. This is the perfect opportunity for companies that provide products or services to children. Sponsors have a table to offer coupons and flyers.

main stage

Music runs all day every day on the Main Stage. A banner hangs across the stage with the sponsor’s name and logo. A table and chairs are provided for handouts. Your logo and a QR code go on our website and social media posts

Food & Beverage

Needless to say, this is one of the most popular areas at the Festival. The sponsor of the Food zone will have vertical banners at the entry point. It’s a high-profile location for any business. Table and chairs provided. Location, location, location – the amount of traffic is amazing.

arts & Crafts

The sponsor of the Arts zone will have vertical banners at the zone entry point. This area is full of artisans offering products and conducting workshops. It is a great opportunity for companies that provide DIY tools and crafting supplies. Table and chairs provided.

About The Festival

This is the 6th Annual African World Peace Festival. We're excited to be back after 2 years of COVID restrictions. The Festival is run by the Culture and Heritage Alliance, a nonprofit 501 C (3) organization,

Learn more about our mission and the organizations the Festival supports.

Questions? Contact Us


What's Free?

Festival Admission
All activities in the Kid's Zone
Music on the Main Stage
African Drumming Performances
Healthcare Screenings

What's Not Free?

Food & Beverages
Festival T-shirts (on sale)
Vendor products
Race Participation


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