Twilight Rock n Roll 5k

Event Date

Sat, Aug 23, 2014


Highlands, NC

About This Activity

Come join us for the second 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 for 1st 100 participants. 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 run for free. This is the premier 5k event in beautiful Highlands NC. Come race and spend the weekend in our beautiful town. Lat year we had 250 runners, this year should be well over 300.

Event details and schedule

Race is on August 23rd 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 free. Price increase to $30.00 on July 23rd. Day of race price will be$35.00.

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