The Oak Island Lighthouse Fun Run is a 1 mile fun event for children. Adults are encouraged to run with their children. Embrace the Parrot Head theme and enjoy the high spirited merriment. Bring out your leis and Jimmy Buffett attire! Run or walk dressed as an island girl, pirate, parrot, or any Jimmy Buffett look you choose.
April 22, 2017
8:35 a.m. @ Middleton Park Extension, Dolphin Drive/SE 46th Street, Oak Island. Click for map of 1 mile fun run course.
Sponsored by: Brunswick Air located at the Cape Fear Regional Jetport, 4009 Airport Road, Oak Island. Fun Flight Air Tours & Flight Training.
Parrot Head Run Themed Contests:
9:30am-10:30am: Gather near the Beverage Tent, listen to the smooth sounds of Ciprian Santiago Garcia and participate in the following contests for CASH prizes.
Chalk Art at the Start:
6:00am- 7:15am @ Middleton Park Soccer Field, Dolphin Drive/SE 46th Street, Oak Island. Arrive early and help create a unique Start/Finish Line by participating in the Chalk Art at the Start. Chalk will be provided. Sponsored by Pescado y Amor Paint Studio.
Race Day Stretch & Warm Up:
Join us as Betsy Kimmel will lead a free 10 minute Laugh & Breathe Yoga Warm Up at 8:10 a.m. at the Middleton Park Extension Soccer Field. Carolina Strong Physical Therapy will provide an onsite stretch and River Sound Massage, LLC will provide onsite massage to the participants.
Water Stops: Start Area & Finish.
Parking: Street Parking.There is plenty of parking around the Start/Finish area on race day! DO NOT park along the course routes!
Closes 11:59 p.m. on Wednesday, April 19, 2017
Welcome Party with Registration & Packet Pick Up:
Friday, April 21,2017 from 5:00p.m. to 8:30p.m.
@ Cape Fear Yacht Club, 4791 Fish Factory Road, Oak Island
Music by Rick and Friends band, food, sodas and cash bar – The Seafood Hut Food Truck.
Race Day Registration:
Saturday, April 22, 2017 from 6:00a.m. to 7:15a.m.
@ Middleton Park Extension Soccer Field
Dolphin Drive/SE 46th Street, Oak Island, NC 28465
Free for any children, anyone registered in another 2017 Oak Island Run distance, and any accompanying adult. Registration is required. Children 10 & under must be accompanied by an adult. No shirts and no timing will be provided.
Included in 1 Mile Fun Run:
Finisher Medal, Water, Gatorade, fruit, Papa John's of Southport Pizza. No timing. No Shirt.
CLICK HERE to view course maps and plan your race in advance!
Oak Island Lighthouse
1/2 Marathon, 10K, 5K,
& 1 Mile Fun Run
Date: April 21, 2018
For more information follow the above links or contact:
4433 Long Beach Road SE Southport
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