Slaughter Beach Delaware

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Running from the Greenhead's 5K Run/Walk

05/05/2019 - 12:00 AM

The town will be hosting the second annual Running from the Greenheads 5K run/walk scheduled on Sunday, May 5th.  The theme celebrates our annual summer visitors, the infamous Greenhead flies but this year with a Cinco de Mayo twist.  Runners will start at 9:00 at the Pavilion and continue north along Bay Avenue, make the turn at Beach Plum and return to the Pavilion.  There will be prizes, games, and a band.   Proceeds will go to the Slaughter Beach Memorial Fire Company.   Registration for the race/walk is NOW OPEN:

Benefits: The Slaughter Beach Memorial Fire Company

When: Sunday, May 5, 2019, 9 a.m. Rain or Shine. Healthy Kids Run (10 & under) starts at 8:50 a.m.

Where: Slaughter Beach Fire Company, 359 Bay Ave, Slaughter Beach, DE. The 5K course is an out and back route that takes participants through the streets of this sleepy little seasonal fishing village.

Registration: $25 until April 28th; $30 after and on event day. Registration starts 8 a.m. Make checks payable to the Slaughter Beach Fire Company and mail to TriSports Events, 2772 Hazlettville Rd, Dover, DE 19904. Got Questions? Email Races4u@TriSportsEvents.Com. Register online at TriSportsEvents.Com.

Silent Hero: Unable to attend? Register as a Silent Hero! We greatly appreciate your support!

Awards: Awards for overall and masters male and female winners, top 3 male & female runners in categories 10 and under through 70 & over. 5K walk awards for top 5 male & female winners. Ribbons to all Kiddie K finishers.

Amenities: Quality “Greenhead 5K” TECH shirts to all participants. Post-race festivities include The Reunion Band from 11:30 – 3:00, beer, moon bounce, pie eating contest, beach scavenger hunt, face painting, food and beverage.  There will be a drawing to give away 4 free bikes!  Results and event photos will be posted at and on our Facebook page.

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