2014-05-23 / Things to Do

Road Race Calendar

Southern Maine road race events. Email race information to editor@scarboroughleader.com or editor@kennebunkpost.com.

Saturday, May 24

Craft Brew 5K, 12:30 p.m., Portland Expo, 239 Park Ave., Portland. FMI, visit www.eventbrite.com/e/2014-craft-brew-racesportland maine-tickets-9000279077.

Monday, May 26

Snowy Egret 5K, 8:30 a.m. fun run, 9 a.m. road race, Scarborough Marsh nature center, Pine Point Road. FMI call Chiropractic Family Wellness Center at 883-5549.

Sunday, June 1

Kennebunk Beach Classic 5K Run and Walk, 9:30 a.m., 175 Port Road, Kennebunk. T-shirts to first 200 preregistered by May 1. Proceeds benefit Senior Center at Lower Village. FMI or to register, visit www.kennebunkbeachclassic.com.

Cape Challenge 5K, 9:30 a.m., Cape Elizabeth. Event includes 1-mile dash for ages 12 and younger and kids’ fun run for 8 and younger. FMI, visit www.runinarace.com/ CapeChallenge/index.html

Saturday, June 7

Kids and Clean Water 5K, 9 a.m., Sanford. FMI, visit www.curtislake.org.

York Hospital 5K run/walk, 8:30 a.m., York Hospital, York. Children (and parents) encouraged to participate. Same- day registration begins at 7 a.m. FMI or to register, visit www.yorkhospital5k.com; email info@yorkhospital.com or call York Hospital’s Friendraising office at 351-2385.

Blue Wave 5K, 6:45 p.m., Cathedral of Immaculate Conception, 307 Congress St., Portland. FMI or to register, vsit www.active.com.

Sunday, June 8

Ed Shepard Memorial 5K, 9 a.m., Gorham. FMI or to register, visit www.runinarace.com/ EdShephard/index.html.

Thursday, June 12

Twilight 5K, 7 p.m., Southern Maine Community College, South Portland. FMI or to register, visit www.twilight5k.com/.

Friday, June 13

Doc’s Tiger 3-miler, 7 p.m. Benefits Albert “Bruce” Brunelle Scholarship, awarded to two graduating runners at Biddeford High School. Register at Doc’s Tavern parking area. FMI, call 282-2631 or email coachm@maine. rr.com.

Sunday, June 15

Portland Sea Dogs Father’s Day 5K, 9:15 a.m., Hadlock Field, Park Street, Portland. FMI or to register, visit www.seadogs.com.

Saturday, June 21

Run for Cash 5K, Old Orchard Beach High School, 40 E. Emerson Cummings, Blvd., Old Orchard Beach. In memory of Capt. Christopher Cash. Benefits scholarships for high school graduates. FMI or to register, visit www.runforcash.org.

Close to the Coast 5K and 10K, 9 a.m., Winslow Memorial Park, Staples Point Road, Freeport. FMI or to register, visit www.raceroster.com.

Thursday, June 26

Gorham 4-Miler, 6:45 p.m., Gorham Recreation Dept., Ball Park Road, Gorham. To register, visit www.active.com.

Friday, July 11

Kennebunk Free Library 5K, 6 p.m., Kennebunk Free Library, Main St., Kennebunk. 5K run, walk, wheelchair race route travels through downtown Kennebunk and benefits Kennebunk Free Library. Register at www.active.com. FMI, call 985-2173.

Saturday, Aug. 2

TD Bank Beach to Beacon 10K, 8 a.m., Cape Elizabeth. FMI and to register, visit www.beach2beacon.org.

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