It's that time again, for the "2018 Komen Texarkana Race For The Cure," and it's this Saturday, October 20 in downtown Texarkana.

For 20 years Texarkana has been participating in the Komen Race for the Cure which has lead to saving many lives including many right here in our area. According to recent reports, 88 percent of all funds raised are spent directly on the mission of saving lives and ending breast cancer forever.

Over 3.6 million in local grants for breast health education and breast cancer screening having been awarded by the Texarkana organization since 1999.

This year the route has changed and moved to the downtown area:

Race for the Cure map 2018

Don't miss the Pasta Party and Silent Auction Thursday night at Silvermoon on Broad as well.

Race Day Schedule:

7 - 8 a.m. Late Registration/Packet Pick-Up
7 – 8:15 a.m. Survivor/VIP/Media Breakfast
7 – 8:30 a.m. Team Pictures
8:30 a.m. Opening Ceremonies
9 a.m. 5K Competition Run/Walk
9:30 a.m. Family Fun Stroll
10 a.m. Competitive Awards
10:30 a.m. Closing Ceremonies

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