Whether you’re already living in our beautiful community or you’re looking for Lakewood, CA homes for sale, you’ll be glad to know that there’s always something happening in this beautiful community.
Time’s ticking—the early registration deadline for the 25th annual Lakewood Run is February 24. The run itself is scheduled for Saturday, March 4, and now is the best time to secure your spot.
What is the Lakewood Run?
Since 1992, the Lakewood Run has challenged locals to run—or walk—their best for 5 or 10 kilometers (roughly 3.1 miles or 6.2 miles) along the community’s beautifully tree-lined streets. With a flat, runner- and walker-friendly course under their heels, participants will directly support Soroptimist International of Lakewood/Long Beach.
What’s Special About This Year’s Lakewood Run?
This year is the Lakewood Run’s 25th anniversary. In celebration of its longevity, all participants will receive special finisher medals and Performance-Tech shirts.
Local Events in Lakewood
The Lakewood Run is just one of numerous events that the city hosts each year. In addition to city planners putting together great seasonal festivals, annual parades, and planned events for all residents, the locals here are tremendously involved in the community—and that’s just one of the reasons Lakewood is an exceptional place to live.
During late February and early March, you’ll find other great events on the community calendar, including:
· Survive for 7. Survive for 7 is a workshop designed to teach locals how to prepare for and survive an earthquake and other emergency situations.
· Earth Walk at Monte Verde Park. Interactive and packed with great activities for kids, the Earth Walk at Monte Verde Park is scheduled for Saturday, March 11, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
· The Fiesta. Preparations are already underway for The Fiesta, Lakewood’s longest-running annual event that’s on the calendar for May 5 through May 8. Rock climbing, mechanical bull-riding, live music and so much more are on tap for this fabulous, four-day community party.
Are You Buying a Home for Sale in Lakewood?
We can show you any home for sale in Lakewood or Long Beach, so please feel free to call us at 562-882-1581 or contact our Lakewood real estate agents online to tell us what you’re looking for—we’ll help you find it.