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5th Annual Autism Superheroes vs. Villains 5K & Resource Fair
April 1 @ 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
**5th Annual Autism Superheroes vs. Villains 5K**
**Saturday, April 1, 2023**
**Great Dismal Swamp Canal Trail**
**1246 Dismal Swamp Canal Trail**
**Chesapeake, VA 23322**
**5K starts at 9:00 AM, but come early and enjoy community connections with our sponsors and exhibitors.**
Proceeds from the event will directly benefit the Autism Society Tidewater Virginia, a grassroots local non-profit organization connecting families and individuals with Autism to the resources and support that they need when they need them. Our goal is to raise funds for the continuation of our mission of creating these connections, empowering everyone in the Autism community with the resources needed to live fully.
**Check-In:** Between 8:00 and 8:50 AM near the Registration tent.
5K will begin at 9:00 AM. Prizes will be for the top 3 male and top 3 female runners.
**Costume Contest:** Prizes will be awarded for best dressed superhero, most villainous villain, and best family of heroes.
**More event details:** From 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM, we will have a diversity of exhibitors including local providers, and sensory inclusive activities. The costume contest will award prizes to the best dressed individual and family regardless of superhero or villain status. Finally, make sure to stop by our many exhibitor tables, they are invaluable resources and tools for your journey navigating Autism.
**Before Saturday:** You can pick-up your t-shirt, race bib, and swag bag on Friday, March 31st at Point 2 Running Company in Chesapeake between 4:00 – 7:00 PM.
**Questions:** Please call/text our office at 757-461-4474. You might also reach us at [email@example.com](firstname.lastname@example.org)