Music, pets and running come together for a holiday event this weekend.
San Tan Ford, Gilbert's 2010 Business of the Year, is once again showing community support by sponsoring the San Tan Ford "High School Challenge" at the 12Ks of Christmas 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., Saturday, Dec. 10 at Gilbert's Freestone Park, 1045 E. Juniper Road.
Participants will include students from Perry, Gilbert, Campo Verde, Queen Creek, Higley, Williams Field, and San Tan Foothills high schools, and Poston Junior High School.
The event will also feature Christmas carolers at every "K" along the course, so enjoy the music and have some fun cheering your local school and the other participants.
The 12Ks of Christmas is a free community event. It includes a Christmas bazaar and Santa's Pet Village offering pet adoptions. Register on site. For details, see www.12krun.com.