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“Safe Fun-Fit at the Bayfront” Featuring Haunted Bay 5K/10K Event and Fitness Classes on October 15

CORPUS CHRISTI, TX – Get into the holiday spirit with the “Safe Fun-Fit Haunted Bay 5K/10K” event this Saturday, October 15, at The Water’s Edge. There will be music, giveaways, and a Halloween Costume Contest, so come dressed in costume if you’d like! The race is free for the first 200 participants, so register today.

The “Safe Fun-Fit Haunted Bay 5K/10K” event, sponsored by State Representative Todd Hunter and the City of Corpus Christi, will start at 7:30 a.m. The Fitness Lane route begins along the seawall at The Water’s Edge, northbound, towards the American Bank Center, with the turnaround just before the barge dock entrance. Walk, jog, run, or bike along the event’s designated 1.5-mile fitness lane (one way). Our community partner, H-E-B, provides fruit and water for all participants.

If classes are more to your liking, sign up for our ‘Back to Basics Fitness,’ Yoga or Zumba class. Class sessions are limited to 30 participants per class. Participants are encouraged to bring their yoga mat and water, as appropriate, for their workout. All participants receive a punch card to record each Saturday attended. A completed punch card is eligible for a prize!

In coordination with Victor Betancourt of VFit Productions and the City’s Parks & Recreation Department, the City offers ongoing “Safe Fun-Fit at the Bayfront” exercise and wellness events for ages eight and older, of all abilities and skill levels, on Saturdays from 8 a.m. to 11 a.m. at The Water’s Edge, 402 S. Shoreline Boulevard. The fitness classes will be held at the Islanders Pavilion next to the playground. The schedule is available online.

Register online today for the free fitness classes and 5K/10K events at

The public is also invited to provide feedback and suggestions on “Safe Fun-Fit at the Bayfront” by participating in the short online survey, open now through October 31, 2022.

Reasonable accommodations are provided upon request and in accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act. For assistance or to request reasonable accommodation, please call 361-826-3460 in advance.

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