Judy M. Merritt Memorial 5K & Family Day Eggstravaganza

February 19, 2018 mpartain Blog

5K EggThe 5th Annual Judy M. Merritt Memorial 5K and Family Day Eggstravaganza is April 20, 2019 at Veteran’s Park! We invite all our Jeff State family and the Birmingham community to join us for this FREE a fabulous event.

Location: Veteran’s Park next to Jefferson State’s Shelby-Hoover Campus 4800 Valleydale Rd – Birmingham, AL 35242


  • 5K Run – 9:00 a.m. – $20 (Student Discount Including College and 18 & Under – $15)
  • Family Fun Day – 9:00 a.m to 11:00 a.m FREE – Face Painting, Bounce House, Inflatable Slide, and a D.J.
  • Eggstravaganza 10:00 a.m. FREE Age Specific Easter Egg Hunts

Award Categories

  • 1st, 2nd & 3rd Place, Top Male, & Female, Overall Awards
  • Medals will be awarded to the top male and female runners in the following categories: 12 & Under, 13-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60+


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This event is endorsed by the Governor’s Commission on Physical Fitness and Sports.

Packet Pickup

Friday, April 19th (8 a.m.-12p.m.) at the Shelby-Hoover Campus Merritt HSB lobby. Race day packet pickup begins 8:00 a.m. at Veteran’s Park.


Participants can register online or print and deliver a form.

  • Online Registration

  • Printable Registration Form

      • If you choose to print, complete the form and deliver with payment (if by check, make out to “JSCC Foundation”) to either:
        • Jefferson Campus –  Terri Sullivan, Fitzgerald Student Center, Community Outreach Office 308
        • Shelby Campus – Libby Holmes, Merritt Health Science Building 127 (Culinary Office).

Questions?  Contact Libby Holmes at lholmes@jeffersonstate.edu!

Video from 2018 Run & Walk