Heroes for Hope planned April 18

Heroes for Hope – which includes a 10K, 5K and Superhero 1K Fun Run – will be held Saturday, April 18, in Simon Park in Downtown Conway.

The course is USATF certified.

The event also includes a costume parade, live music, face painting, games, arts and crafts, vendors, food for purchase, a fire truck and more.

Registration and check in are scheduled at 8 a.m. The 10K and 5K begin at 8:30 a.m. The Superhero 1K is at 10 a.m. The race awards ceremony is at 10:30 a.m. and the costume parade and awards at 11. The Kidsfest Music Festival gets under way at 11:30 a.m.

Major sponsors are Conway Copies, Fletcher Smith’s Jewelers, Central Arkansas Pediatrics and Mobley Contractors Inc. Proceeds benefit the Children’s Advocacy Alliance.

Early registration for the 10K/5K is $25, with $35 after March 31. The fee for the 1K is $10 with early registration and $20 afterward. Team and family registrations are also available. To register, visit hopeandjustice.org or call 501.328.3347.