Annual Oak Island Lighthouse Run, Rescheduled for November 13-14, Oak Island, Cape Fear River, NC AICW Statute Mile 309
The Southport-Oak Island Area, at the mouth of the Cape Fear River, is home to three CRUISERS NET SPONSORS: Southport Marina, Deep Point Marina and Bald Head Island Marina.
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. A race worthy of taking a weekend trip with your friends. The festivities start on Friday, November 13th from 5pm-8:00pm at Packet Pickup & Onsite Registration at the NC Baptist Assembly at Fort Caswell. Come out and help create our beautiful finish line with Chalk Art at the Start on Saturday, November 14th from 6am-7am then participate in a group stretch and warm up. There will be finisher awards for the Half, 10k & 5k as well Pelican SnoBalls and beer for the participants. The overall and age group awards are prints by renowned coastal artist Ricky Evans of The Ricky Evans Gallery in Southport. Half Marathon begins at 7:30am, 10k at 8:00am, 5k at 8:15am and 1 Mile at 8:20am on Saturday, November 14th at the Middleton Park Extension 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
Southport-Oak Island Area Chamber of Commerce
4433 Long Beach Road, SE
Southport, NC 28461