The Oak Island Lighthouse Half Marathon Run/Walk, 10k, 5k and 1 Mile Fun Run is a fun and enjoyable event for all fitness levels. The 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 13 from 5:00 - 8:00 p.m. 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 14 from 6:00 - 7:00 a.m. then participate in a group stretch and warm up. There will be finisher awards for the Half, 10k & 5k as well as 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. The half marathon begins at 7:30 a.m., 10k at 8:00 a.m., 5k at 8:15 a.m. and 1 Mile at 8:20 a.m. on Saturday, November 14 at the Middleton Park Extension in Oak Island.
For further information or to register visit www.oakislandlighthouserun.com or call (910) 457-6964.