Gingerbread 5K canceled due to weather

News-DemocratDecember 7, 2013 

The Gingerbread 5K Run was canceled due to frigid temperatures and icy roads.

The race was scheduled for 8:30 a.m. Saturday morning. It officially was canceled at 6:10 p.m. Friday.

The National Weather Service predicted a high of just 18 degrees on Saturday in Belleville.

If you registered for the race and were a Belleville Triple Crown participant, you will still receive the award, officials said.

For more information, call the Belleville Parks and Recreation Department at 618-233-1416 or visit

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