The next stop on our “blogging journey” to an Active Lifestyle in Knightdale again takes us outdoors. The Town of Knightdale promotes several events throughout the calendar year that promote a healthy lifestyle. Likewise, these events, held at Knightdale Station Park, give residents some healthy holiday traditions each February and November.
Enjoying the Outdoors in Knightdale with a Beautiful Backdrop
One look at the first article in our Outdoor Living and Active Lifestyle in Knightdale series and you know of the town’s natural beauty. Whether at one of the town parks or the many serene nature trails, a walk or run can be enjoyed with spectacular scenery.
While there are many different Active Lifestyle in Knightdale options to keep fit, it is a natural fit that many choose to enjoy the fresh air and aforementioned scenery when getting their exercise.
Traditional Knightdale Holiday Events Promoting Active Lifestyle
Once again, anyone familiar the Parks and Recreation Department in Knightdale can attest that they have created many holiday-themed traditions. These events are usually centered around Knightdale Station Park and bring out and bring together the community in celebration. However, two specific holiday-themed events each year promote a healthy lifestyle.
“Give Thanks” with Friends and Family at the Turkey Leg 5K
Every year on Thanksgiving, the town gives residents the chance to come together and start the holiday a healthy way. Starting at Knightdale Station Park, the “Turkey Leg 5K” event sees runners, walkers, and families come together for a fun way to enjoy their Active Lifestyle in Knightdale.
Many participants in the 5K event dress in a Thanksgiving theme. Likewise, some residents even bring their baby stroller or dogs to join them in the race.
This year will see the Turkey Leg 5K return to Knightdale Station Park on Thanksgiving morning, Thursday, November 28.
“Showing Some Love” at Active Lifestyle Valentine’s Event
The other holiday in which the town promotes a similar Active Lifestyle in Knightdale 5K event is Valentine’s Day. Known as a holiday about love, residents each February take part in the “Cupid Run.”
Much like the “Turkey Leg 5K,” the “Cupid Run” sees many runners or walkers donning red or pink and hearts in the spirit of the holiday. It usually takes place on the Saturday morning proceeding Valentine’s Day each year. This year’s Cupid Run will be on February 8.
Knightdale Station is the Perfect Spot to Achieve Your Active Lifestyle
Events promoted by the town at Knightdale Station Park are another reason to search for new homes at Knightdale Station.
Knightdale Station features gorgeous, natural amenities and spectacular new homes in the community. Both of the aforementioned events take place at Knightdale Station Park among countless other outdoor activities.
For all the outdoor living options and amenities Knightdale amenities and for a look at homes currently available in Knightdale Station, visit knightdalestation.com.
Photo Credits: Town of Knightdale