Due to the recent coronavirus outbreak, it would be best to make contact with the phone numbers, or visit the websites provided, for up-to-date details for the following events listed in these sections.


July 25

Penn State Day 5K. 7:30 a.m. at Northbeach restaurant, Dewey Beach. Participants welcome to wear their college colors. Kiddie run starts at 7:25 a.m. Info: races2run.com

July 26

Run for J.J. 5K run and walk starts at 7:30 a.m. at Stuart Kingston, on the north end of the boardwalk, Rehoboth Beach. Course goes through Henlopen Acres. Proceeds benefit the Joseph Jeffrey Stein III Foundation. Info: seashorestriders.com

August 1

Dam Mill 5K. 7:30 a.m. at Cupola Park in Millsboro. This is the 37th year for this race. Info: seashorestriders.com

SoDel Cares 5K run. 8 a.m. at the Thompson Island Brewing Co. near Rehoboth Beach. Run goes through the Rehoboth Beach Country Club. Includes a 1-mile fun walk. 8 a.m. Info: races2run.com

August 7

5K run to benefit the Harry K Foundation, dedicated to ending childhood hunger in Delaware. 6:30 p.m. at Hudson Fields near Milton. Includes 1.5-mile fun walk. Info: races2run.com

August 8

Run for the Paws, Lucy Crowe Memorial 5K Run. 8 a.m. Starting line on Dagsworthy Avenue, Dewey Beach. After-party at the Dewey Beach Lions Club building. Benefits the Brandywine SPCA. Info: seashorestriders.com

August 9

Buddy 5K Run/Walk, sponsored by the Dewey Beach Lions Club. At the clubhouse, 115 McKinley St. 7:30 a.m. Beer and bloody marys at the finish line. Benefits the National Down Syndrome Society. Info: deweybuddyrun.com

August 15

Breast Fest 5K. 7:30 a.m. at the Bottle & Cork, Dewey Beach. Benefits the Tyanna Foundation, a Baltimore-based group that helps people affected by breast cancer. Info: races2run.com

August 16

RBVFC Fire Fightin’ 5K Run/Walk, to benefit the Rehoboth Beach Volunteer Fire Company’s building fund. 8 a.m. at the fire station on Rehoboth Avenue. Kiddie dash at 7:45. Info: seashorestriders.com

August 22

Dewey Beach Patrol 5K and 10K. 7:30 a.m. at Ivy restaurant, Dewey Beach. Benefits the Dewey Beach Patrol. Info: races2run.com

August 23

Sundance Land & Sea Racing Festival. A 5K run, 1-mile walk, 1⁄2-mile swim, swim-and-run biathlon, and a “sashay” in which participants are invited to walk a catwalk in full costume. 8 a.m. on the boardwalk near the bandstand in Rehoboth Beach. (Swimmers meet at the bandstand by 7:45 a.m.) Benefits the CAMP Rehoboth Community Center, which will host an after-run party. Info: seashorestriders.com

August 29

Hope for Livi 5K run and walk. To benefit former triathlete Livi Pejo, who was paralyzed in 2017 when she was hit by a car. 8 a.m. at the Nalu Surf Bar & Grill, Dewey Beach. Info: races2run.com

September 5

Last Blast Labor Day Prediction 5K. Runners predict their times; top 20 predictions win prizes. No watches, mile markers or clocks. 7:30 a.m. at Grove Park, Rehoboth Beach. Info: seashorestriders.com

September 6

Summer’s End 5K, 7:30 a.m. at Jimmy’s Grille, Dewey Beach. Benefits the Dewey Beach Patrol, the Consortium in Lewes, and the Tyanna Foundation, a Baltimore-based group that helps people affected by breast cancer. Info: races2run.com

September 7

Rylie’s Dog Days of Summer 5K, at the American Legion Post 17, Lewes. 8 a.m., kiddie race starts at 7:45 a.m. Benefits Rylie’s Smile Foundation, which provides iPod Touch devices to children who are facing life-threatening diseases. Info: races2run.com. For information about Rylie’s Smile: ryliessmilefoundation.org