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Rockport Run/Walk 5k set for June 23

Jun 11, 2019

Rockport — The Rockport Public Library Run/Walk 5k will take place Sunday, June 23, at 9 a.m., starting at the Rockport Opera House. Same-day registration will start at 8 a.m. All funds raised from the event go to support the construction of the new Rockport Public Library, which is anticipated to open in the late summer of 2020.

The race starts at the Rockport Opera House, travels down Beauchamp Point and ends at Rockport Harbor Marine Park, where water and snacks will be provided. The event is open to runners and walkers of all ages and skills. Strollers are allowed, but be mindful of traffic as most of the race does not have a sidewalk.

Registration costs $25 on race day or $20 in advance. Kids 18 and under can register for $10. Runners can sign up in advance at the library or online at Advance registration ends on Friday, June 21.

For more information, contact the Library at 236-3642 or

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