Fly past Hanging Rock, Second Beach, and Narragansett Bay as you conquer the most beautiful 5K route in the state!

Kids can earn a free ice cream cone by registering for the quarter-mile Frosty Freez Kids’ Run.

Join us back at NBS for refreshments and awards ceremony with live music by Newport Sound & Entertainment.

A major fundraiser for NBS, this race also honors the memory of David Leys Jr., a native islander and great friend who helped create this special event. After a courageous five year battle against ALS, Dave passed away in August of 2017.

Runners’ shirts only available online through May 30th.


  • Occurs Saturday, June 20th, 2020 @ 8:15 am – 10:30 am


Norman Bird Sanctuary

583 Third Beach Road
Middletown, RI 02842

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