Get the clubs out: The next Commanding Generalís Pay Day Golf Scramble is scheduled for June 2, at Ryder Golf Course. Registration is at 10:30 a.m. for a noon shotgun start with a meal following the tournament. The event is open to the public and is an 18-hole scramble. A tie for the championship will be settled by a scorecard playoff beginning with the #1 handicap hole. Entry fee is $140 per team or $35 per person, and fees include green and cart fees, range balls before tournament, meal with trimmings and refreshments, as well as prizes and awards ceremony. For more information, call 396-3980.
Motherís Day Bowling: Mothers bowl free at Dragon Lanes Sunday when accompanied by a paying child under 16. Limit 3 games. Shoes not included.
Run for the Buddies: Grab your running shoes Saturday and come out for the fourth year of the Run for the Buddies 5K and a 1 mile Fun Run at New Century Middle School in Cameron, North Carolina. Registration is $15 for the 1 mile Fun Run and $25 for the 5K race. This event supports Communities in Schools of Moore County. Registration opens at 7:00 a.m. 1 mile Fun Run begins at 8:00 a.m. and 5K Race begins at 8:30 a.m. For more information, visit www.active.com/cameron-nc/running/distance-running-races/run-for-the-buddies-2017?int=.
Fort Bragg Run, Honor, Remember 5K: During the monthly Fort Bragg 5K on May 20, the community and Families of our fallen Soldiers, Sailors, Marines and Airmen are invited to attend and celebrate the lives, sacrifices and memories of those who gave the ultimate sacrifice. Hedrick Stadium will have a display of approximately 7,000 boots,each with a tag and photo of a fallen service member. Personalized race bibs are available at Survivor Outreach Services and Leisure Travel Services. The pre-event ceremony starts at 7:45 a.m. and the race kicks off at 8 a.m.
Derby Run: The Derby Run is in memory of Justin Lopes, a graduate of Terry Sanford High School who passed away on July 15, 2014. The second annual event starts at Terry Sanford High School and continues through the scenic Haymount area, May 20. This Family-friendly run/walk will raise money for several local charities including the Child Advocacy Center. Register by Friday for guaranteed shirt size. For more information or to register, visit www.active.com/fayetteville-nc/running/distance-running-races/the-derby-run-2017.
The Color Run: Get ready to dream in color, May 27, at the Crown Complex. For the first time, 5K race participants will be transported through a fog-filled Dream Tunnel into a course with more music than ever before. Color runners will feel on top of the world in the brand-new Foam Zone as they run through dreamy colored foam. Along the course, participants can paint their aspirations on the Dream Wall, snap whimsical photos with giant unicorns, and get the ultimate color inspiration as they party with friends at the Finish Festival amidst vibrant bursts of color throws. For more information, visit www.crowncomplexnc.com/events/detail/the-color-run-dream.
Krispy Kreme Challenge: The challenge is to run 2.5 miles through Historic Downtown Fayetteville from Festival Park, eat a dozen Krispy Kreme doughnuts, then complete the final 2.5 miles in Festival Park. The race begins at 8 a.m. inside Festival Park. Packet pick-up is June 16 from 3-7 p.m. at The Fayetteville Dream Center across the street, or at 7 a.m. on race day, June 17. Same day registration will begin at 7 a.m. and will be by cash/check only, T-shirts and doughnuts available while supplies last. Visit www.active.com for more information and to register for the event.