BRUNSWICK COUNTY, NC (WECT) - The 13th Annual Oak Island Lighthouse Run & Walk will be held Saturday, April 21st kicking off at 8:00am from the N.C. Baptist Assembly at Fort Caswell. The Annual event has grown each year with a record participation last year of 534 people and estimated economic impact over $128,000.
A great family event, the Oak Island Lighthouse Run & Walk showcases the beautiful beach communities of Oak Island and Caswell Beach. The 10k (6.2 miles) & 5k (3.1 miles) start just outside the gate at the N.C. Baptist Assembly at Fort Caswell. These scenic routes will run parallel with the beachfront in Caswell Beach turning around and passing the Oak Island Lighthouse just before the finish line inside the gates at the N.C. Baptist Assembly.