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Ocean Fest 5K Beach Run

Surf City, North Carolina

Surf City, North Carolina

Sat 14th October 2023

1 race

Organiser's Description

WHATOcean Fest 5K Beach Run
ABOUTThe ocean has given us so much, and we've decided it's high time to return the favor!Support Mother Ocean and nonprofits that protect her by running/walking in the Ocean Fest 5K on the beautiful sands of Surf City, NC.  Enjoy running on the beach while knowing that you are supporting efforts to keep our oceans clean and healthy...then stick around to soak in a full day of fun. Ocean Fest is a free, two-day beachside live music/arts/surf/eco festival with a beer garden, kids zone, and live bands playing in downtown Surf City until 10 pm.
Note: This run takes place entirely on the sand/beach.  All participants who register by September 15 are guaranteed a race T-shirt.
DISTANCES OFFERED5K Run or Walk - This event is timed
WHENSaturday, October 14, 2023
START/FINISH LINE 100 North Shore Drive, BeachsideSurf City, NC  28445
HOW TO REGISTERRegister Before the Race: Click on the SIGN UP button in the upper right corner.  Online registration closes 30 minutes before the race starts.Register At Pre-Race Packet Pickup or On Race Day:  To register at packet pickup or race morning onsite, you must be able to register online from your phone. 
PARKINGPaid parking throughout the town of Surf City.Check out website for shuttle bus information.
SCHEDULEFor a full schedule of events, check the Ocean Fest website 
ABOUT OCEAN FESTThe mission of Ocean Fest, Inc. is to celebrate and protect Mother Ocean while supporting other likeminded nonprofit organizations.
Ocean Fest is a two-day live music, arts, surf, eco festival to benefit the ocean.  The organization also works throughout the year to mobilize its coastal community to better protect Mother Ocean through beach/coast cleanups, pop-up events, and the ongoing work with Topsail Island Eco Friendly establishments.


  • 5k

    Sat 14th October 2023



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