Register for Run for the Warriors soon and get discount at Shelton restaurant

People who register online by the end of July for the 2014 Sunset Run for the Warriors in Huntington on Aug. 17 can receive a 15% discount at a Shelton restaurant.

The fifth annual event will include a 10K, 5K, 1-mile, and kids’ race. It will be based on the Huntington Green, with live music, food vendors and children’s activities.

Those registering on or by July 31 can bring their registration confirmation to Verace Pizzeria, Tavern and Italian Eatery, 100 Center St., to receive a 15% discount off their total dine-in bill.

The downtown Shelton eatery was voted a Connecticut Magazine 2013 Best Neighborhood Restaurant.

Registration for the Sunset Run for the Warriors is $20 for the 10K, 5K, and 1-mile races, and $10 for the kids’ race. There is special pricing for service members, military families, and veterans.

Proceeds benefit the nonprofit Hope for the Warriors, which assists post-9/11 wounded service members in their physical and emotional rehabilitation.

To register, visit the Sunset Run for the Warriors page at