The Oak Island Lighthouse 5k is a fun event with breathtaking views.
After your race, participants are invited to help us celebrate the Oak Island Lighthouse Run's 20th Anniversary by enjoying Pelican's SnoBalls on us.
April 21, 2018
8:15a.m. @ Middleton Park Soccer Field, Dolphin Drive/SE 46th Street, Oak Island
Chalk Art at the Start:
6:00am- 7:00am @ 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 Ilene Evans, yoga teacher will lead a free 10 minute Warm Up at 7:00 a.m. and again at 7:45 a.m. at the Middleton Park Extension Soccer Field.
Water Stops: Start Area, near 1-mile (1910 Dolphin Drive) & Finish. Waterstops manned by: Generations Church and SBHS JROTC.
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 18, 2018. You may still register online after this date but those who do will pick up packets from the registration tent and not the pre-registration area. https://OakIslandLighthouseRun.itsyourrace.com/register/
Registration & Packet Pick Up:
Friday, April 20,2018 from 5:00p.m. to 8:30p.m.
@ NC Baptist Assembly at Fort Caswell, 100 Caswell Beach Road, Caswell Beach
Entertainment by The Nick Michaels Duo sponsored by Strands Outfitters
Parking Details: Stop at Guard Gate and identify yourself with the Oak Island Lighthouse Run/Walk. Registration building is the first building to the right. Park in the open area in front of the pool.
Race Day Registration & Packet Pick Up:
Saturday, April 21, 2018 from 6:00a.m. to 7:00a.m.
@ Middleton Park Extension,
Dolphin Drive/SE 46th Street, Oak Island, NC 28465
Parking Details: Street parking. To avoid a ticket, make sure all four tires are off the road. Please do not park on the race routes.
Until January 15th - $35.00 per person
January 16th - March 12th - $40.00 per person
March 13th - April 18th - $45.00 per person
April 19th - April 21st - $55.00 per person
Children ages 6-15, Active Military and Law Enforcement
Until January 15th - $25.00 per person
January 16th - March 12th - $30.00 per person
March 13th - April 18th - $35.00 per person
April 19th - April 21st - $45.00 per person
Children Ages 5 and under Free (untimed and no shirt)
Included in Fees:
Timed race bib, water, Gatorade, fruit, pizza, One Beverage Token (must be 21 years of age or older to receive beverage token) redeemable at the Beverage Tent or at participating locations throughout town, Guaranteed T-shirt if registered prior to March 12th.
First Aid Tent - Coastal Companion Care is providing staffing for the First Aid Tent. If you need a bandaid, some ice or your blood pressure checked, please visit the First Aid Tent located near the Start/Finish Line. If needed, The Town of Caswell Beach, Town of Oak Island and Brunswick County will provide paramedic level assistance on the course and at the Start/Finish area.
5K Awards Ceremony:
Awards ceremonies for all runs will begin at 10:00 a.m. Award winners are responsible for picking up award at the awards ceremony or at the Chamber Welcome Center the Monday following the event.
Print with special artwork by Ricky Evans, a self taught artist whose name has become synonymous with lighthouses along the eastern United States coastline. Ricky Evans opened his own gallery, Art @ 211 The Ricky Evans Gallery located at 211 N. Howe Street in Southport, NC. A framing discount is given for the prints. Trophies will be given instead of prints to age groups 6-9 and 10-14.
Top 3 Overall Male & Female
Top Military Overall Male & Female
Top Masters Division (40+) Male & Female
Top Grand Masters Division (50+) Male & Female
Top 3 in Each Age Group Male & Female - 6-9, 10-14, 15-18, 19-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75+
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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