Tour des Fleurs Now Accepting Entrants

Celebrating its 11th anniversary, the Tour des Fleurs 10K and 20K races will benefit the Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden on September 17 with the start and finish line located on the lakeside trail of White Rock Lake. Tour Fleurs also offers cash prizes ranging from $75 to $400. The 20K race starts at 7 a.m. and the 10K race begins at 7:40 a.m.

The after race party will be a huge celebration of the 11th anniversary featuring a wide array of food and beverage donors, a physical therapy clinic at the W.B. Carrell Memorial Clinic booth, massages, yoga and freebies from sponsors. Live music will be provided by Dr. Buz and the Medicated Trio, featuring one of the W.B. Carrell Clinic’s own doctors, Dr. W.Z. Burkhead, Jr., as the lead singer.

Location: 8525 Garland Rd., Dallas. Tour des Fleurs has become a tradition for more than 3,000 runners, and online registration is now open for the Sep. event. For more information and registration, visit

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