Dear MCS Family,

It’s almost here! We’re so excited to see everyone. Please invite your friends, family, any alumni to join in the fun, food, and fellowship! This year is a little different as this is a kick-off event to our Annual Fund Fundraiser. A fun event for the whole family to enjoy as a school community. (Please note that students will not be fundraising for this event. The 10x$20 fundraising, as done in previous years, no longer applies.)
 
When and where is the event?
 
What are the Race details?
  • Racing is optional
  • Elementary & Middle School racers will receive one Dress Down Day pass
  • Preschoolers will receive a participation treat
  • Prizes will be given to 1st, 2nd, & 3rd place runners in each grade
  • Students should wear their Lion Pride t-shirts when they race. ("Race" t-shirts will not be provided this year.)
  • Lions Pride t-shirts will be available at the Race for $15 each (limited sizes available)
  • Register and sign up for the race
 
When does my student run?
11:15 AM - 11:30 AM   Preschool (Track 1), TK & Kindergarten (Track 2)
11:45 AM - 12:15 PM   MS Band, Mr. Gilbert Welcome Talk, and Mayor Tran
12:25 PM - 12:45 PM   Grades 1-3 (Track 1), Grades 4-5 (Track 2)
01:00 PM - 01:20 PM   Grades 6th, 7th, and 8th Grades (Track 2)
 
What are our options for food?
  • Food trucks
  • Kona Ice (Shaved Ice)
  • Soft Serve Ice Cream
  • Popcorn,
  • Cotton candy
  • Water
  • Soda

 What is a “Lions Pack” and what can I do with the tickets?
  • A Lions Packs is a set of 25 tickets, and a Dress Down Day pass, that can only be pre-purchased. The packs are at a discount. 
  • One Lions Pack will cost $20. The pre-order deadline is Wednesday, Oct. 9.
  • Purchase your Lions pack here
  • One ticket is good for ONE: activity, water, soda, popcorn, or cotton candy
What activities are available?
All activities will be open during the entire event - 11:00 AM to 3:00 PM. (Some age restrictions apply.)
 
  • Big Kahuna Water Slide – please bring a change of clothes; your child will get wet if they choose to go down this water slide
  • Bounce House
  • Inflatable Bungee Run
  • Teachers vs. Students volleyball game  
  • Arts & Crafts
  • Photo Booth – $5/strip for a copy
  • Cake Walk/Bake Sale
  • Dan Beaudoin - Children Ministries
  • Crazy Hair
  • Face Painting
  • Rubber Band Gun
  • Ring Toss
  • Ping Pong
  • Fishing for ducks
  • Clown Toss
 
Parking Details
  • Birchwood Campus - You may park in either of the parking lots.
  • Additional Parking - MCS Preschool campus at 1000 S. Park Victoria Dr., Milpitas (Christ Community Church)
  • Shuttle Service - a shuttle will be available from the preschool to the Birchwood campus, and back. Additional event tickets will be given to those who park at the preschool.

How can I help?
Contact Martie Wynn Larsen to find out how you can help:

Martie@milpitaschristian.org 408-693-1366

Work-off hours will apply!

See you on Saturday, October 12!