Cottonfest 5K

The 2018 Cottonfest is Saturday, Sept. 29 at the RMB Fairgrounds in Robstown. The run is being hosted by the Robstown Area Development Commission. It includes a 5K for adult runners and a 1K run for children. Registration is available online at or by calling Victor Betancourt at (361) 442-4081.

Great Pumpkin 5k

Alice Christian School is having the Great Pumpkin 5K on Oct. 13. The run begins at 8 a.m. at Alice Christian School at 1200 N. Stadium. Family costumes are welcomed. Registration is available online at or on-site at 7 a.m. The run includes serval age categories for men and women.

Alumni basketball

The first Alice Lady Coyote Alumni Basketball Tournament is Saturday, Oct. 13, at the Alice High School gym. Proceeds from the tournament will go toward the Ariel Lichtenberger memorial scholarship fund. The tournament will include four teams made up of Alice girls basketball alumni. The former players who enter the tournament will be divided into the four teams. The players will be separated by even and odd years and then teams will be picked through a drawing. Entry fee per player is $24 to participate, and the deadline to sign up is Sept. 30.

Freer Little League Softball Tournament

The first Freer Little League Softball Tournament Fundraiser is Saturday, Nov. 17 at the Duval County Fields. Games begin at 8 a.m. that day. The entry deadline is Nov. 1 and the entry fee is $250 per team. For more information, call Servando Casas at (361) 701-4403, Greg Martinez at (361) 227-0425, Eddie Moreno at (361) 227-9772 and Melissa Mireles at (361) 389-8775.