The 14th Annual Jersey Shore Arts Center, “Run for the Arts 5K” will be held on Saturday, September 14, 2013 in historic Ocean Grove, N.J.
The event will start at the Jersey Shore Arts Center (Old Neptune High School), 66 South Main Street, Ocean Grove, NJ 07756. The 5K will start at 9:00 a.m. and there will also be a 2 mile walk which will start at 9:05 a.m.
The event will benefit the Center’s new Culinary Center for Visually Impaired & Special Needs Individuals. This new service will be housed in the Center’s 3rd floor and provide a state of the arts and industry-like setting for students to learn about kitchen and restaurant management
The event is a great value with registration only $15 until September 3, 2013. And that includes a great looking t-shirt, goody bag as well as post-race refreshments.
It is a fast and flat course through historic Ocean Grove and along the ocean front boardwalk.
There will be awards for the top three male and female finishers in the 5K as well as age group awards.
Refreshments will be served after the race at the Center. It’s a great deal if you register by September 3, 2013 for only $15. And that includes a commemorative t- shirt and a goody bag.
The Jersey Shore Arts Center Mission according to its web site “is to ensure that the arts flourish within the community by providing a venue for education and artistic expression as well as opportunities for participation in theater, music, art, dance, and activities for all ages.”
The Jersey Shore Arts Center is owned and operated by the Ocean Grove Historic Preservation Society, Inc., a New Jersey non-profit, tax-exempt organization.
Click on the List link below for more information on last year's event.