Race Across the Bridge

2022 Race Across the Bridge will be Saturday May 14

Come join us for a great family activity.

Our race will run across beautiful Lake Tawakoni on the 

Staff Sargent Shawn Henry McNabb Memorial Bridge (Two-Mile Bridge)

Nautical Mile Fun Run/Walk will start at 8 AM

5K will start at 8:30 AM

Link to registration

Would you like to be a sponsor? Please Contact us at easttawakoniedc@gmail.com

The East Tawakoni Economic Development Corporation members are currently soliciting sponsors. The proceeds from sponsorships, donations, and registrations for the race will be used in conjunction with a 50/50 match grant from Texas Parks & Wildlife (TP&W) for renovating East Tawakoni’s Parks & Recreation areas. TP&W will match every dollar you give through sponsorships or donations.
Our goal is to raise $80,000 - $40,000 plus $40,000 grant money.

If you have questions about the race or sponsorship opportunities and how this event will promote your business please contact Regina Chandler, President – East Tawakoni Economic Development Corporation at reginamchandler@gmail.com.

Please support our generous Sponsors


     Texas Land and Lakes

Texas Land and Lakes is one of the top sellers of land in the state of Texas, building an excellent business reputation for over 35 years. For over three decades we have provided our customers with unique buying opportunities. That means what we offer must be better than what one would find on the open market. There are 3 standards that must be met before we develop a property. We must be able to sell it at prices below the prevailing market. It must be in an area of high demand or in the path of growth. Lastly, and perhaps above all, it must be singularly beautiful - A place one could picture having one’s Dream Home. Besides having the best prices and knowledgeable and friendly staff, we are known for having a complete, ready-to-build Land Package for our customers with everything included in the price.

  • A registered and certified survey
  • Title work
  • Great financing
  • A Warranty Deed with protections written right into the deed

             Please contact us for all your Texas land buying needs.  www.texaslandandlakes.com

      Farmers Electric Cooperative (FEC)

      Rains Pharmacy

Coming soon!  June 2022, Rains Pharmacy is under construction in Emory at 392 E Lennon Dr next to Funny Frog's.  Merideth Runion Chavez, Pharm D, and her team are proud to be a hometown pharmacy your family can trust.  Our team would love the opportunity to serve you!  Stop in or check out our array of services online at Home | RAINS    We will offer prompt prescription filling, specialized compounded medications, medication synchronization, immunizations, multi-dose packaging, pharmacist consultation, medication therapy management, over the counter vitamins and supplements, durable medical equipment, gift shop with local vendors, soda fountain/ice cream bar, online or text messaging, easy to use app or online refill requests, as well as drive through and delivery services.  Visit our website or Facebook page for updates.


      Community Chronicle/Winnsboro News/Mt. Pleasant News


       L&L Plumbing & Septic

Runners start race

2021 Race Across the Bridge


574 Tx Hwy 276
East Tawakoni, Texas 75472

Parking for all participants