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Thursday, Aug. 2
Beach Run Series 6
107 Atlantic Blvd.
Race options include 1 mile, 5K and 10K. All runs take place on the sand in Atlantic Beach. Register at runtheeast.com.
Saturday, Aug. 18
Wilson Family YMCA Youth Triathlon
Recreation Center at 500 Sunset Road
The ninth annual event includes swimming, biking and running. This year, youth with special needs have their own division. Register at runtheeast.com. Contact David Caudle at 252-291-9622 or firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Saturday, Aug. 25
Back to School Bash 5K/1K Fun Run
The run is held by the Optimist Club of Greenville with proceeds going to Pitt County scholarships, Pitt County Childhood Cancer and the Ronald McDonald House. Register at runtheeast.com.
Saturday, Sept. 1
Norwayne Alumni and Friends 5K Walk/ Run for Scholarships
Starts and finishes at Norwayne Alumni Building
This event is part of the Norwayne Alumni Labor Day weekend and benefits the Norwayne Alumni and Friends Scholarship Fund. Register at runtheeast.com.
SATURDAY, SEPT. 15
Walk to De-feet Dementia
8:30 a.m. registration; 10 a.m. walk starts
Paul V. Berry Park
200 Kenan St., Wilson
Events like this across the state raise funds for Dementia Alliance of N.C. to provide individual and family support, hold educational conferences and workshops, train family and professional caregivers, give free information, provide grants for research and more.
Saturday, Sept. 29
Live Life in Color: RC3 5K and 1-mile Fun Run
The event celebrates healthiness, happiness and individuality and supports the substance use and recovery support efforts in Wilson County. Open to pets and strollers. Families and individuals welcome. Register at wawtix.com.