The 15th annual 5k Run for the Reef is a timed non-competitive run beginning at 7 am, with prizes for first male and female. Following the run, there will be the new Sea Turtle kids race at 7:30, a shortened route for kids under 9; there will be prizes for the cutest costume and awards for participants. A family walk begins at 8, with prizes for largest team. The event takes place on the paved Sugar Pine Trail, starting and finishing at River Park Shopping Center. Following the runs and walks, the free 2017 Water Planet Adventure Day starts at 9 at The Shops at River Park. Kids of all ages can enjoy a living California tide pool touch tank, water conservation information booths, and crafts to create and take home. All proceeds benefit the nonprofit organization and the building of the Fresno Aquarium.