Cider Run 5K on tap soon in Warren

Warren Parks and Recreation will host its sixth annual Cider Run 5K Saturday, Oct. 18 at 10 a.m. to benefit its scholarship fund endowment with the Connecticut Community Foundation.

The family event features a fast out-and-back, USATF certified course at Warren Woods Park along Brick School Road.

Treats such as apple cider donuts, apple cider, an assortment of fruit and more will be available.

Participants in the kids' fun run for ages 12 and younger at 9:45 a.m. will get free pumpkins to paint or carve.

The Cider Run race will feature chip timing for efficient results, as well as music for entertainment.

Prizes will be given to the first three overall male and female finishers, and the first finishers in each age group.

For more information and online registration, visit