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5th Annual Autism Superheroes vs. Villains 5K

5th Annual Autism Superheroes vs. Villains 5K

Saturday, April 1st

Great Dismal Swamp Canal Trail

1200 Dismal Swamp Canal Trail

Chesapeake, VA 23322

Proceeds from the event will directly benefit the Autism Society Tidewater Virginia, a grassroots local non-profit organization connecting families and individuals with Autism to the resources and support that they need when they need them. Our goal is to raise funds for the continuation of our mission of creating these connections, empowering everyone in the Autism community with the resources needed to live fully.


Check-In: Between 8:30 and 8:50 AM near the Registration tent. 5K will begin at 9:00 AM. Prizes will be for the top 3 male and top 3 female runners.

Costume Contest: Prizes will be awarded for best dressed superhero, most villainous villain, and best family of heroes.

More event details:

From 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM, we will have performances, exhibitors including local providers, and sensory inclusive activities. The costume contest will award prizes to the best dressed individual and family regardless of superhero or villain status. Finally, make sure to stop by all 30 of our exhibitor tables and complete your bingo card for an additional prize and spin of our prize wheel.

Before Saturday:

Please revisit for updates on packet pick-up, it will be fun!

Please come by and pick-up your t-shirt, bib and packet so you can be ready for Saturday.


Please call/text our office at 757-461-4474. You might also reach us at


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