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Two 5Ks will keep Lawndale Drive hoppin' on Saturday morning.

The Race Series' May the Course Be With You – it's May the 4th, Star Wars fans – will start and finish at Lawndale Baptist Church, 3505 Lawndale.

This race was formerly known as the Gate City Sun Run. But with the Star Wars theme, a 1-mile run at 8 a.m. will feature a costume contest, and the 5K will go off at 8:45. 

May the Course Be With You is the fifth event in the 2019 Race Series. 

About 2½ miles up the street, Trivium Racing's Bengal Dash 5K will start and end at Greensboro Day School, 5401 Lawndale. A children's dash will get the running going at 8:30 a.m., a 1-mile fun run will follow at 8:40, and the 5K field will take off at 9.

The Bengal Dash is the seventh event in the 2019 Trivium Racing Running Series.

Both series will stage events next weekend, too: the Race Series' Carolina Brewsfest 5K, 10K and 15K in High Point and Trivium Racing's Declan's Dash 5K in Kernersville, both on May 11.

Several other events are on the lineup for Saturday, so check out the Race Days calendar to learn more.

Contact Eddie Wooten at (336) 373-7093, and follow @EddieWootenNR on Twitter.