Amazing Wish Race set for Oct. 19

Amazing Wish Race set for Oct. 19

WARWICK - Children's Wishes will hold its 4th annual Rhode Island Amazing Wish Race on Saturday, Oct. 19. The race kickoff will held at the Roger Williams Park carousel in Providence from 9 to 11 a.m. and will be hosted by Louie Stravato of television's "The Amazing Race" season 16. At that time, teams will receive their first clue for this statewide scavenger hunt.

Teams of up to four can be created and participants can register through the website www.cwishesri.com. With a registration fee of $25 per person, each participant will receive a long-sleeved T-shirt and a ticket to the wrap-up awards party. The event will conclude with an awards party at Grid Iron Alehouse & Grille, 1599 Post Road, at 7 p.m. Winning teams will be awarded their prizes and enjoy a free dinner buffet. Non-wish race participants can purchase tickets to the after-party event in advance or at the door for a $10 donation.

Call 401-921-1300.