Beaufort Shrimp Festival 5K Run
Beaufort, South Carolina, USA
The Beaufort Shrimp Festival’s popular 5K Run (USATF certified course) and Walk Through History will begin at 8 a.m. on Saturday, October 6, 2012. Popcorn Shrimp Run for ages 7 and under will begin at 8:45 a.m. at the corner of Bay and Newcastle Streets. All require advanced registration.
The 5K Run and Walk through History begin at 8 a.m. and the Popcorn Shrimp Run, for ages 7 and under, begins at 8:45 a.m. Races require advance registration. All depart from Bay at Newcastle Streets in historic downtown Beaufort. The 5K Run, USATF certified race, is a scenic route over Woods Memorial Bridge to Meridian Road and back. The walk is a leisurely tour of approximately two miles through the Old Point Historic District. The kids’ race is one block on Bay Street. Registration is $25 for the run, $15 for the walk and $10 for popcorn-sized runners. Winners in each age group will receive a collectible shrimp boat. The first 300 registered participants will receive a tee shirt, and all are eligible for opportunities to win great prizes after the race while results are being tabulated. For entry forms and more information please visit www.BeaufortShrimpFestival.com, or call 843-525-6644 for details. Race Registrations also available at http://www.active.com/running/beaufort-sc/beaufort-shrimp-festival-5k-run-walk-2012
From I-95 Northbound / Highway 17 Southbound
Take Exit 8 at Hardeeville (Highway 278) to Highway 170 North to Beaufort. Follow Highway 170 North to Highway 21 South. Beaufort is approximately 20 miles from the Highway 170/Highway 21 intersection (Gardens Corner). Follow the signs to Downtown Beaufort.
From I-95 Southbound
Take Exit 33 to Highway 17 North. Follow Highway 17 North to Highway 21 South to Beaufort. Follow the signs to Downtown Beaufort.Times
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