FORT ST. JOHN B.C. – Family, friends, and leprechauns are welcome to participate in the 4th annual St. Paddy’s Day 5k event.

Participants can run, walk or jig their way through the course in their best green outfit while raising funds for the Watt Irish School of dance.

The start time is 10 a.m. on March 19th at Centennial Park, and there will be a set up on the stage for those participating.

Registration is now open, and it’s $30 to sign up for the 5k event.

Last-minute registrants will have to pay $40 on March 18th and 19th and won’t be guaranteed a swag bag.

Everyone is being encouraged to wear weather-appropriate attire and ice cleats if necessary.

For more information and to register, click here.