Twilight Rock n Roll 5k


Event Date

Sat, Aug 22, 2015


Highlands, NC


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Running-5K - Individual Age group/open

$25 $30 Closed

Running-5K - Kids 10 and under

$10 $10 Closed

About This Activity

Come join us for the third annual Rotary Club of Highlands/Twilight Rock n Roll 5K. Fun for the whole family,strollers welcome, walkers welcome, yet will be challenging for experienced runners. Includes t-shirt, guaranteed if registered by 7/22. After that first come first served for shirts.  Glow sticks for the kids. Everyone crossing the finish line gets a beer from Ugly Dog Pub. There will be a music concert during and after the race 6-10 PM. Awards presented to overall top male and female finisher and top 3 finishers in each 5yr age division. Kids under 10 will be $10 and will receive a shirt. This is the premier 5k event in beautiful Highlands NC. Come race and spend the weekend in our beautiful town. Last year we had 250 runners this year should be over 300.  Also the park will be completely renovated.

Event details and schedule

Race is on August 22nd starting at 6PM at the Kelsey Hutchinson Park. The course is undulating, beginners or walkers will find it friendly, yet the faster runners will be challenged. Registration and check-in will start at 4PM.  Please allow enough time to get checked in. Parking will be available around the park. Bring chairs, coolers, refreshments, blankets to join us for the evening music, starting around 8PM, it is going to be a blast!!! Glow sticks for the kids. Rarely above 80 degrees in summer. Always cool in the evening.  Get out of the heat!  This is your opportunity to come to "cool" Highlands NC and run on the plateau.Kids under 10 run for $10.00, includes shirt. Price increase to $30.00 on July 22nd. Day of race price will be$35.00.

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