This weekend is the third annual Backpack Run and first Fall Festival in Theresa.
Organizers Lia Call and Tara Wheeler talked about both events on 7 News This Morning.
You can see their interview in the video.
The run starts at Theresa Primary School on Saturday, September 16.
The proceeds benefit the Indian River Central backpack program and raises about a third of the funding the program needs.
There are professionally timed 5K and 10K runs, or you can just run for fun.
You can preregister at www.thebackpackrun.com. Same-day registration starts at 7:30 a.m. and the run starts at 9 a.m.
The fall festival is at 10 a.m. and features 50 vendors, a chicken barbecue, live music, and kids' activities.