Oak Island Lighthouse Run
Oak Island Lighthouse Run-April 22, 2017 at the Middleton Park Soccer Field Field @ Oak Island.
Oak Island Lighthouse Half Marathon Run and 5k, 10k and 1 Mile Run or Walk is a fun and enjoyable event for all fitness levels. The run courses showcase the best scenery on the North Carolina Coast -- with salt marshes, the Atlantic Ocean, beautiful beaches, foot bridges and a lighthouse as a cheerleader. Pair the breathtaking scenery with the Parrot Head theme and you have an event worthy of taking a weekend trip with your friends.
The festivities start on Friday, April 21st from 5pm-8:30pm at Packet Pickup & Onsite Registration at the Cape Fear Yacht Club. There will be music and fellowship with food and drink available for sale.
It continues with an after run celebration on Saturday, April 22nd at Middleton Park Soccer Field. Participants will be given drink token(s) and be eligible to participate in the many contests – hula hoop, Mr. Longitude, Miss Latitude and Costume Contest with cash prizes.
In keeping with our Parrot Head theme, Half Marathon runners will receive a Margarita glass on a lanyard as your finisher award. The overall and age group awards are prints by renowned coastal artist Ricky Evans of The Ricky Evans Gallery in Southport. So, come dressed as an island girl, pirate, parrot or any Jimmy Buffett look you choose and join in the fun.
Half Marathon begins at 8am, 10k at 8:10am, 5k at 8:30am and 1 Mile at 8:35am on Saturday, April 22nd at the Middleton Park Soccer Field in Oak Island.
An event of the Southport-Oak Island Area Chamber of Commerce and sponsored by Dosher Memorial Hospital. Check the run website for additional details and link to register www.lighthouse10k.com
For information about the Oak Island Lighthouse Run go to www.oakislandlighthouserun.com , download the brochure, follow us on Facebook , contact Southport-Oak Island Area Chamber of Commerce, 4433 Long Beach Road, SE, Southport, NC 28461. Phone: 910. 457-6964, e-mail us at firstname.lastname@example.org