On the Radar: Harvey's 5K Run and the Festival of States

take it easy and participate in the mile-long Fun Run. Onsite registration starts at 7 a.m. on the day of the race.  Proceeds benefit students as well as arts and music programs in Pinellas County schools. 8 a.m., Sat., April 8, North Straub Park, St. Petersburg. Entry fee for 5k: $15 advance, $20 race day; Fun Run: $10 advance; $15 race day. For more info, go to festivalofstates.com or call 727-821-9888. --Anthony Salveggi

Welcome to On the Radar, where we preview upcoming events to mark your calendar for. The view, the exercise and the chance to do some real good in the community: What’s not to like about next weekend's Harvey’s 5k Run in downtown St. Pete? This year’s race, which is a part of St. Petersburg’s annual Festival of States, starts at the Renaissance Vinoy, heads south along Bayshore Drive, and then sends participants up a few blocks on Central Avenue.  Runners will then jog south again on Bayshore toward Albert Whitted Airport before heading back up and completing the loop where they started at the Vinoy.  Now, if that sounds a little too daunting, you can always

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