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Running of the Leprechauns 2024

March 16 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm


Come run with the Leprechauns and receive an awesome t-shirt and a cool medal! Enjoy an authentic Irish party with stew, beer and music to celebrate the run. This fun and festive 5K ($60 registration fee) and 10K ($70 registration fee) event has kicked off the annual running season since 2017. Event registration is required to participate. Please Note: Strollers and pets not allowed. Veterans and active duty military members, use code MILITARY to save 10%! See the website link for additional details, as well as a course map. 

Schedule of Events:

Friday, March 15

4-7 p.m. Course Drop / Finish Area prep
4-7 p.m. Packet pick-up/registration/athlete check-in at Swells’a Brewing in Kill Devil Hills1

Saturday, March 16

7-7:45 a.m. Late registration/packet pick-up at Satterfield Park in Nags Head2
8 a.m. 10K Start
8:05 a.m. 5K Start
9 a.m. Post Race Party
9:30 a.m. Awards Ceremony

¹ Swells’a Brewing is located at 1802 S. Virginia Dare Trail, Kill Devil Hills, NC 27948

² Satterfield Park is located at 227 W Satterfield Landing Rd, Nags Head, NC 27959

Finisher medals for all runners who complete the race. Overall awards will go to the top 3 male and top 3 female finishers in each of the two distances. Please note: No awards will be mailed out!



March 16
8:00 am - 5:00 pm


Satterfield Park
227 W Satterfield Landing Rd
Nags Head, NC 27959 United States
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