Our 2018 Sponsors

A list of some companies that are sponsoring the Mini-Marathon & Health Festival

City of Los Angeles Sponsors City Lites
County of Los Angeles Sponsors City Lites

Real 92.3 Sponsors City Lites
L.A. Care Health Plan Sponsors City Lites
Forum Sponsors City Lites
County of Los Angeles Department of Parks & Recreation Sponsors City Lites
WSS Sponsors City Lites

About the Mini-Marathon & Health Festival

The 15th Annual Inner City Mini-Marathon & Health Festival will be held at Jesse Owens Park in Los Angeles on Saturday, September 29, 2018. This annual inner city event encompasses the communities of South Los Angeles, Watts, Inglewood and Gardena, and our theme this year is HEART & MIND. We are seeking your partnership and financial support for this popular event that benefits our inner city communities.

Click HERE to register on our CrowdRise.


Jesse Owens Park
9651 S. Western Ave.
Los Angeles, CA 90047


Septemeber 29, 2018
9 AM – 5 PM

City Lites 15th Inner City Mini-Marathon

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2018 ICMMHF Hosted by Big Boy

Join us, the Real 92.3 radio legend Big Boy and a host of others for the health festival.

Our FREE Heart & Mind Health festival will be hosted on September 29, 2018 at Jesse Owens Park in Los Angeles. This event will be hosted by the iconic DJ “Big Boy” to help the inner city community promote heath awareness, nutrition, physical fitness and education. Along with the REAL 92.3 – LA’s New Home for Hip Hop, the Heart & Mind Festival is sponsored by Wells Fargo, Los Angeles County, Fox, McDonalds, Red Lobsters and the American Hearth Association just to name a few.

Our Mission Statement

To promote health awareness, nutrition, physical fitness and education to all youth and adults, with an emphasis on those living with diagnosed challenges throughout the Greater Los Angeles area.

Instituted in 2002, City Lites is a non-profit composed of concerned citizens, community leaders, organizations, and parents who are committed to the City Lites mission. City Lites is a great organization with an exceptional track record, a strong culture of innovation, a passion for successful partnerships, and the talent to deliver results. We provide strong, valuable programs that empower inner city communities.

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Last year our tickets sold fast so don’t miss. The Festival will start in

Register & Sponsor Event

Your contributions will promote Health Awareness in Los Angeles.
  • Register for Mini Marathon

    Access to the 5K Walk & Inner City Bicycle Tour
  • Participate in the 5K Walk & Roll
  • Cycle in the Inner City Bicycle Tour
  • Join 50+ LA Influences
  • FREE Pass to Heart & Mind Health Festival
  • In-Person Access to ALL Vendors
  • $10
  • Register Now
  • Become A Vendor

    Sell your products and services
  • VIP Area Access Passes (Limited)
  • Meet and Greet Attendees
  • FREE Pass to Heart & Mind Health Festival
  • Sell, Exhibit & Promote Your Products
  • Health Pavilion Stage Presentation
  • $30-275
  • Register Now
  • Become A Sponsor

    Feature Your Brand to 5,000+ Attendees
  • VIP Area Access Passes
  • Meet and Greet with Elected Officials/Celebrities
  • Radio Ads
  • Recognized on Website
  • Brand featured in Event Marketing Materials
  • $500-50K
  • Register Now

Our 2018 Partners

A list of companies partnering with City Lites for our the Mini-Marathon & Health Festival
Covered Community partners with City Lites
Elisid Sponsors City Lites
Schwinn partners with City Lites
1in9 partners with City Lites
C.U.S.P Sponsors City Lites
Compton Politics Sponsors City Lites
City LItes Partner
Vet Center partners with City Lites
Lulu Sugga partners with City Lites
Brassbell Entertainment partners with City Lites
Selfish Moms partners with City Lites
Homeboy The Clown partners with City Lites
Transmedia 360 partners with City Lites
Community Reflections Inc partners with City Lites
Alterra Cycling Team Sponsors City Lites
Real Rydaz Sponsors City Lites
Special Olympics partners with City Lites
ESRBC partners with City Lites

FREE Expungement Clinic

Get your record cleared at our festival

On Saturday, September 29th: If you have a criminal record of any kind and you want to find out if you can remove it or you need help getting it removed, reduced, or expunged then register for this free expungement clinic taking place at the Amity Foundation. Attorneys and paralegals from the Los Angeles County Public Defenders Office will be onsite providing free post-conviction relief.

Register today!

Sábado 29 de Septiembre: Si tiene antecedentes penales de cualquier tipo y desea averiguar si puede eliminarlos o si necesita ayuda para cancelarlos, eliminarlos o reducirlos regístrese en esta clínica gratuita de cancelación de antecedentes que se llevará a cabo. Tendremos abogados allí que ayudarán totalmente gratis.

¡Registrarse hoy!

What: Free Expungement Fair for People with Records
When: Saturday, September 29th, 2018, 10am – 2pm PDT
Where: Jesse Owens Park (Inside of the gym)
9651 S Western Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90047

Attorneys and paralegals from the Los Angeles County Public Defender’s Office will be on site providing free post-conviction relief for anyone with an eligible Los Angeles County criminal conviction. Other attorneys will be on site to assist people who have convictions outside of Los Angeles County. Participants will be able to find out if they can remove their conviction from their record or if it can be reduced to a lower penalty and will receive direct assistance in doing so.

City Lites Expungement Flyer



Jesse Owens Park - 9651 S Western Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90047

Join us on September 29, 2018 for City Lites 15th Annual Inner City Mini-Marathon & Health Fair