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BIG 4 on the 4th Run

July 3 @ 7:00 am - 12:00 pm


Barrier Island Group (B.I.G,) is pleased to announce their first Hatteras Island event – “4 for the 4th.” – a 4-mile run/walk to kick off the 4th July weekend. The event will take place on July 3rd in order to cooperate with County EMS service. This change will ensure the safety of all our participants and lessen the burden on County services for the 4th.

The run/walk will be held on Wednesday, July 3rd at 7:00 am at the beautiful Kinnakeet Shores development in Avon. This event (which is sure to become a new holiday tradition) is a family-friendly 4 mile run or walk through the neighborhood with tree lined streets and beautiful lakeside vistas.  There will also be an “1776” (foot) fun run for children too young for the 4 mile event (child cost $15).

Registration for the 4 miler includes an eco-friendly reusable cup for use on the course and at the after party, a finishers 4th themed wet towel to cool you down, an incredible finisher medal, a holiday themed soft style performance T shirt a delicious breakfast post-race party.

Visit the website for the reveal of the all the items noted above (eco cup, towel, medals, t-shirts).

Barrier Island Group serves our community by promoting healthy, active lifestyles and through financial support of community organizations.  Hundreds are served by our various non-profit event participants.  Local nonprofits included in our July event are Hatteras Island Meals, OBX Buddies and Chicamacomico Life Saving Station, so you will be having a great time while also helping your community. What a perfect way to kick off the holiday weekend!


July 3
7:00 am - 12:00 pm


Kinnakeet Shores
41838 NC-12
Avon, NC 27915 United States
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