St. Patrick’s Festival Raises Green for Scholarships

Impossible Possibilities (IP) will host its fourth annual St. Patrick’s Day- 5K Festival, from 2 to 6 p.m., March 17, at Trinity Park, in Fort Worth. The festival raises funds for the organization’s scholarship initiative, which supports student education and helps send local DFW students to college.

The IP 1-Mile Kids’ Race begins at 3:30 p.m., followed by the 5K Run/Walk at 4 p.m. Both runs are timed events and the 5K is USATF certified. Admission is free for race/walk participants and children under 5. General admission is $5. Parking is free at Farrington Field.

Live entertainment will be provided from 2 to 6 p.m. by Granger Smith and Six Market Blvd. Bring a lawn chair and blanket to lounge and enjoy the entertainment. For the restless younger ones, a Kid Zone offers kid-friendly games and activities. Local caterers will be serving Irish smoked sausage and festival food and beverages, along with ales in the beer garden. Local businesses with vendor booths will showcase goods and services at the sponsor expo.

Location: 2401 University Dr., Trinity Park, Fort Worth. For more information and entry fees, visit

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