Corpus Christi Mayor Paulette Guajardo will host a monthly 5K event on Saturday.  The event includes COVID-19 vaccines for people 12 years and older.

The Mayor of Corpus Christi, Paulette Guajardo, will host the monthly “We Run This City” 5 km on Saturday in Salinas Park.

For the event, Guajardo has partnered with Walgreens to deliver Pfizer COVID-19 vaccines to people 12 years and older.

The mayor has invited students and athletes from local high schools to participate. Cheerleaders from Moody High School, King High School, Ray High School, and Miller High School will also be at the event.

Walgreens is providing free tacos and free snow cones for all attendees.

Check-in is scheduled for 7.30am on Saturday. Register for this month’s event here.

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