5K Run & 1 Mile Walk

A community favorite, this race has become a tradition for local runners and walkers.

Come out and show your support for the North Carolina Blueberry Festival by participating in the 5K Blueberry Run & 1 Mile Walk. The race starts and ends in Historic Downtown Burgaw and provides runners a rare opportunity to enjoy the picturesque small town.



  • Professional chip timing
  • Port-a-Johns
  • Water stop at two mile mark
  • Mile markers and time splits available along course
  • Water, fresh blueberries and other recovery fruits provided at finish line


  • T-Shirts available to the firtst registered 400 participants!
    (Day of the race – limited quantity and sizes may be available)

Packet Pick-up will be on Friday, June 15th
5 pm until 7 pm

Fitness Fusion
903 South Walker Street
Burgaw, NC 28425

If you are unable to pick up your packet Friday night, you can pick it up at the registration table on the morning of the run. Registration and Packet pickup begins at 615 am prior to race start.

Race starts at 7am.

This is a Rain or Shine Event!


2018 Event Sponsors

Pender Memorial Hospital

Pende Alliance For Teen Health (PATH)                                     

ACME Smoked Fish of NC

Band of Brothers Men’s Ministry

Brown Dog Coffee

Fitness Fusion

Cape Fear Habitat For Humanity Restore

Cape Fear Seafood Company

Castle Hayne Farms

Coastal Horizons

Curves of Burgaw

GAF/LL Building

Fairway Ford

Food Lion

Otero Denistry

Piggly Wiggly

Revive Physical Therapy

The Ledger Companies

Lawrence S. Boehling

Pollock & Pollock PLLC

Pollock Advanced Dental Group

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White Tractor Co









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