The River Relay & Get Outdoors 5K was held to encourage people to get involved in outdoor recreation.

The Mission Reach of the San Antonio River stretches from Blue Star Arts Complex to Mission Espada. Credit: Kathryn Boyd-Batstone / San Antonio Report

The San Antonio River Foundation (SARF) and San Antonio River Authority (SARA) are hosting River Relay & Get Outdoors on Saturday, Nov. 5 at Mission Park Pavilions on the Mission Reach segment of the San Antonio River Walk. This event is designed to encourage people in our community to get involved in outdoor recreation, learn more about our environment, and promote a healthy lifestyle on Nov. 5, 2016.