(St. Augustine, Fla) —March 3, 2018– The Junior Service League of St. Augustine will host their Annual Lighthouse 5K & Fun Run on Saturday, March 3 at the St. Augustine Lighthouse and Maritime Museum. The 5K racers take their marks at 4:30 p.m. and will enjoy a flat, 3.1 mile USATF certified course that will take them through Historic Lighthouse Park and the Davis Shores subdivision.
Online registration for the race will close at noon on March 2, but walk-up registration will be open from 2 to 4 on race day. Fees will vary depending on date registered. The top overall male and female runners will each be awarded $100.
JSL will also be hosting the run’s annual Night Fest, which opens to the general public at 4 and will feature live music, activities for kids, concessions, the chance to climb the tower and tour the Lighthouse grounds! There is no cost for admission. All proceeds benefit the Junior Service League of St. Augustine and it’s charities. To register for the race, or for more information, please visit www.lighthouse5kfunrun.com.
About the Junior Service League of St. Augustine Founded in 1935, JSL of St. Augustine is a community service-oriented group of women who work to benefit over 10 local and national charities such as the Tag! Children’s Museum, Kids Bridge Supervised Visitation Center, and the St. Augustine Lighthouse. JSL of St. Augustine hosts three major fundraisers annually, The Lighthouse 5K and Fun Run, Feel the Wheels, and their Annual Fall Gala.