Runners Turn Out For Fiesta 5K Run/Walk

Eric Ives
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TOPEKA, Kan. (WIBW)--Hundreds of people laced up their running shoes and headed out to the Fiesta 5K Run/Walk Saturday morning.

There were approximately 300 runners for 2013, down about 100 from last year.

Runners were given orange slices, bananas and Gatorade as they crossed the finish line.

The Coronation Ball for Fiesta is being held Saturday night at 7 p.m. at Maner Conference Center at the Kansas Expocentre. Opening Mass is Sunday, July 7th at Our Lady of Guadalupe Church.

Fiesta Mexicana runs July 9th-13th.

Eric Ives
Eric Ives