The Race for Hope kicks off Saturday at 8:45 a.m. Photo contributed by The Longaberger Company.

Join in the celebration of Pink Week at the Longaberger Homestead by lacing up your running shoes Saturday at the Race for Hope 5K Run/Walk to fight breast cancer.

Registration for the race begins at 6:45 a.m. at the homestead's welcome center, 5563 Raiders Rd., in Frazeysburg (located about an hour east of Columbus in Muskingum County).

The race kicks off at 8:45 a.m. Registration is $30 and includes breakfast. A portion of the race proceeds go to the Horizon of Hope campaign, the Longaberger Company's collaboration with the American Cancer Society to raise funds for breast-cancer research and education.

Pink Week festivities continue through Sunday. For a full list of activities, events and new Horizon of Hope products, visit or call 740-322-5588.

--Dana Wilson