Runner’s toes

Courtesy of The Pearl Street Mile

Wednesday, July 9: Pearl Street Mile in Downtown Boulder. 6:30 p.m. 1942 Pearl St., Boulder, 303-449-3774.

Hey Boulder, you like community events with athletic themes doncha? Sure you do. So bring your family and friends on downtown to compete in a good ol’ fashioned footrace: The Pearl Street Mile. The annual event will include The Downtown Business Wave, which is reserved for employees of downtown Boulder businesses competing in teams of three for bragging rights as the fastest company in downtown Boulder. Immediately following the race, Bands on the Bricks will be hosting live music and a beer garden for competitors to enjoy.