Kids crawl for crafts and prizes

Brevard county sponsoring 'diaper dash'

Published On: Nov 27 2012 12:21:30 PM EST
PORT ST. JOHN, Fla. -

A Diaper Derby Dash for children ages 6-18 months old will be held from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 1, at Port St. John Community Center, 6650 Corto Road, in Port St. John.

The “Kiddy Crawl” consists of crawling 25 feet to the finish line (ages 6months). The “Teddy Bear Trot" is a 40-foot walk/run to the finish line (ages 7 –18 months) with their favorite stuffed toy. There will be prizes for the winners and fastest times. Please note that a birth certificate may be required to assure fair play.

There will be an arts and crafts project, “Ready Your Teddy” (stuff your own bear), for the first 40 contestants. There will be a kid train ride for contestants, free cotton candy and/or snow cone while supplies last. There is a $5 fee per participant.

This activity is sponsored by Brevard County Parks and Recreation Department’s North Area Parks Operations. For more information or to pre-register, call (321) 633-1904.