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L.S. Great Race returns


September 11, 2012

Challenge yourself with the Lake Stevens Great Race on Saturday, September 29, during Oktoberfest weekend. This event is a unique scavenger hunt that takes place in downtown Lake Stevens for various age groups. The first to finish in each age category will take home a great prize!

Start times for the various age categories are as follows:

Race starts at noon for ages 7-12 years

Race starts at 1 p.m. for ages 13-15 years

Race starts at 2:15 p.m. for ages 6 years and under

There is a $5 entry fee per participant and a signed waiver by parent or guardian is required for everyone participating. The waiver form is posted on the Chamber’s website at for your convenience and checks can be made payable to “Greater Lake Stevens Chamber of Commerce”.

The starting point and ending point will be in front of the Information Booth on Main Street, downtown Lake Stevens. Be sure to be on time, as you don’t want to miss out on the rules and clues for your race. This event was great fun last year, and this year will bring new clues for you to decipher. You are sure to have fun as you take on the challenge of the 2012 Lake Stevens Great Race.

Oktoberfest activities and program schedules can be found on the Chamber’s website at If you are interested in helping with the plans for Oktoberfest, please contact the Lake Stevens Chamber at 425-334-0433 or email at See you at Oktoberfest!


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