The 21st annual Oak Bluffs Columbus Day 5K road race will begin at 11 a.m. on Sunday, Oct. 10. The one-mile fun run will kick off at 10:30 a.m.
The race begins at the Wesley Hotel on the Oak Bluffs harbor. After the gun goes off it’s up and around East Chop. If you hit the wall, simply stroll for awhile and enjoy the breathtaking views of Vineyard Sound.
The entry fee is $15 preregistration and $20 day of race registration. Proceeds benefit Vineyard House, an organization that provides housing for Island men and women in need of a safe living environment while they are in the early stages of recovery from alcohol and drug addiction.
A free, limited-edition 21st anniversary T-shirt is available to the first 200 preregistered participants. Number and T-shirt pick-up are at Wesley Hotel on Saturday, Oct. 9 from 3 to 5 p.m. or Sunday, Oct. 10, from 9 to 10 a.m.
For more details and to register, call Roger Wey at 508-693-7887.