Run in one of the most unique night running events in the South. The 7th Annual Vac & Dash Moonlight 1/2 Marathon, 5K and Movie starts and finishes at the Badin Road Drive-In in Albemarle, NC. The United Way of Stanly County Benefit is one of the most unique runs in North Carolina.
The run will be held on Sunday evening, May 27th. It is the night before Memorial Day. Come on out and get your race in.
The 5K starts at 7:00 pm and is a relatively flat course for the area. The 1/2 Marathon starts at 9:00 pm. You can participate in the Double Feature Run by running in both events.
Your support crew of family and friends can watch the movie while you run. The 5K & 1/2 Marathon are both limited to 125 participants in each race. Runners that participate in both events earn a Double Feature Runner Long-Sleeve shirt. Runners in the 5K and 1/2 get a Gildan Soft-Style Cotton Shirt. Age group awards for both races.
Finisher medals for all 1/2 Marathoners. Entry fee includes entry to the movie. Family and friends not running will pay the normal price to get into the movie. At this time, it's $6.00 per person to get into the drive-in. Runners in the 1/2 must wear reflective lights, light colored shorts and have as much reflective wear as possible.