Date: April 21, 2018
Date: April 21, 2018

Oak Island Lighthouse 5k

Regsitration Online Now Open

You will receive a confirmation via email once your registration and payment have processed.

 

Active Military and Law Enforcement use promo codes

ACTIVEMILITARY or LAWENFORCEMENT for special pricing 

and Awards eligibility. Verification at Packet Pick Up.

 

When registering children 6 to 15 years of age in the 5k or 10k use promo code CHILD6TO15 for special pricing.

 

The Oak Island Lighthouse 5k is a fun event with breathtaking views.  Embrace the Parrot Head theme. 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.  We can't wait to see all the creative costumes!

 

 

Event Details For 2018 Coming Soon.

 

Date
April 22, 2017

 

Start: 
8:30a.m. @ Middleton Park Soccer Field, Dolphin Drive/SE 46th Street, Oak Island  Click here NEW for 5k course map.

 

Parrot Head Run Themed Contests:

9:30am-10:30am: Gather near the Check Six Brewery Beverage Tent, listen to the smooth sounds of Ciprian Santiago Garcia and participate in the following contests for CASH prizes. 

  • Costume Contest:  Run in your favorite Parrot Head attire! Come dressed as an island girl, pirate, parrot or any Jimmy Buffett look you choose. Prizes for each 5k, 10k & Half Marathon Race:
    • $50.00 Top Male 
    • $50 Top Female
    • $50 Top Group
  • Hula Hoop Contest:  $25.00 Top Male, Top Female and Top Youth (ages 15 & under) of those entered in the contest. 
  • Flip Flop Fling Contest:  $25.00  Top Male, Top Female and Top Youth (ages 15 & under) of  those entered in the contest.
  • Mr. Longitude & Ms. Latitude Contest will begin just before the Awards Ceremony.  $25.00 Top Male & $25.00 Top Female of those entered in the contest. The male and female who epitomizes the Jimmy Buffett lifestyle and acts the craziest will win bragging rights for the year. No skill involved, just fun. 

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, near 1-mile (1910 Dolphin Drive) & Finish. Waterstops manned by:  Southport Lions Club 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!

Do Park:

  • First Baptist Church at Oak Island 4608 E. Oak Island Drive has parking around the church and a lot on NE 48th Street.  
  • Oak Island Town Hall -4601 E. Oak Island Drive.  Parking behind and along the side of Town Hall and on SE 46th Street to Pelican Drive. (do not park beyond Pelican Drive on SE 46th Street). 
  • Pelican Drive from SE 46th to SE 40th Street.
  • SE 49th Street along the sides of the road and in grass parking area designated with volunteers. 
  • Cabana Parking Lots on Dolphin Drive.  There are three large parking lots but they can only be accessed by turning off  SE 49th Street. DO NOT access from SE 46th Street.  

 

Online Registration:

Closes 11:59 p.m. on Wednesday, April 19, 2017

https://OakIslandLighthouseRun.itsyourrace.com/register/

Active Military and Law Enforcement use promo codes ACTIVEMILITARY or LAWENFORCEMENT for special pricing and Awards eligibility. Verification at Packet Pick Up.

 

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 and cash bar – The Seafood Hut Food Truck.

 

Race Day Registration & Packet Pick Up:
Saturday, April 22, 2017 from 6:00a.m. to 7:15a.m.

@ Middleton Park Extension,

Dolphin Drive/SE 46th Street, Oak Island, NC 28465

 

Non-Refundable Fees:

Until March 15th - $35.00 per person

March 15th - April 19th - $40.00 per person

April 21st - April 22nd - $55.00 per person

 

Children ages 6-15, Active Military and Law Enforcement

Until March 15th - $25.00 per person

March 16th - April 19th - $30.00 per person

April 21st - April 22nd - $45.00 per person

(Active Military and Law Enforcement use promo codes ACTIVEMILITARY or LAWENFORCEMENT for special pricing and awards eligibility. Verification at Packet Pick Up.  When registering children 6 to 15 years of age in the 5k or 10k use promo code CHILD6TO15 for special pricing.)

 

Children Ages 5 and under Free (untimed and no shirt)

 

Included in Fees:

Timed race bib, water, Gatorade, fruit, Papa John's of Southport Pizza, One Beverage Token (must be 21 years of age or older to receive beverage token) redeemable at the Beverage Tent, Guaranteed T-shirt if registered prior to March 16th.

 

 

 

T-Shirts:

Next Level brand shirts in male and female cuts. Participants registered by March 15th are guaranteed a shirt.  Shirts not picked up by 8:00am on April 22nd will be forfeited.

Sample Award for 2016.

 

5K Awards Ceremony:
Awards ceremonies for all runs will begin at 10:30am. Award winners are responsible for picking up award at the awards ceremony or at the Chamber Welcome Center the Monday following the event.

 

Awards:

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+ 

 

Race Transfers:

Entry Fees are non-refundable. Transfer to another Lighthouse Race:  Registrants may request a rain check from the 2017 race and transfer their entry to the 2018 race.  The request must be submitted by 12:01 am on Monday, April 17, 2017.
 
Submit your race transfer request by faxing to (910) 457-0598 or emailing to events@southport-oakisland.com.  If you email, use “Race Transfer” in the subject line. The rain check is only valid for one year.
Oak Island LIghthouse Run 5k Course Map PDF
5k Run Map.pdf
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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:

 

Southport-Oak Island Area Chamber of Commerce,  

4433 Long Beach Road SE Southport

NC 28461

 

PHONE:

800.457.6964 or

910.457.5787

 

EMAIL:

CLICK HERE to email us

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