Best Buddies Friendship Walk & 5k Houston
The Houston Best Buddies Friendship Walk & 5K is a fun, community event that raises money and awareness for our Best Buddies Texas Middle School, High School and College programs. Walkers and runners with and without intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD) will enjoy a jam-packed day of fun in the sun. This event is full of food, face painting, cake walks, festival games, and live entertainment.
The national Best Buddies Friendship Walk is a raises money across the country for IDD awareness and funds to support families and communities supporting those who live with IDD.
The Houston Best Buddies Friendship Walk will take place in the University of Houston campus.
Awards will be given to: the top three male and female 5K finishers; the 5K team that raises the most money; the 5K team with the most registered runners; and the 5K team with the wackiest outfits!
All participants will receive finisher medals.
Walk awards include: the Community Team that raises the most money; the Community Team with the most spirit.
Individual and team awards will be given out for top fundraisers.