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 participants who register before 11:59pm on Monday, June 3rd.

Packet Pick-up will be on Friday, June 14th
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 6:15am, prior to race start.

Race starts at 7am.

This is a Rain or Shine Event!