Friends on the 4th 5K


Event Date

Sat, Jul 4, 2015


Winthrop, ME


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Run, Walk, Jog - Individual Age group/open

$22 $25 Closed

About This Activity

Start the 4th of July of with a bang and join the gang. With over 540 race entries in 2014, the 13th annual Friends on the 4th 5K Run, Walk, Jog is central Maine’s most popular race. The race is open to all runners, joggers and walkers. Don’t miss out on the biggest race in central Maine. After a loop through downtown Winthrop, the course follows along the beautiful eastern shore of Maranacook Lake. 

 Proceeds from this race support programs and projects offered by the Friends of the Cobbossee Watershed, a 7,000 member organization whose mission is the “Protect and Improve the 28 Lakes and Streams of the Cobbossee Watershed.”

Event details and schedule

Starting time of 8AM on Saturday, July 4th.  Pre-registration can be done at and is highly recommended. Pre-registration at $22 guarantees a free t-shirt and stuffed gift bag.  Race day registration ($25) starts at 7AM at the American Legion, 117 Bowdoin Street, Winthrop. There is no guarantee of a t-shirt and gift bag on for race day registrations.

For the safety of runners, parking is not allowed along the race route.  Parking attendants will guide participants and spectators to designated parking areas.

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