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River Festival 5K Road Race

Waldoboro -

Runners taking a break after last years River Festival 5K race. (August 2009, credit unknown)

WALDOBORO -  A 5K road race will be the start of festivities for Medomak Valley Land Trust’s fourth annual River Festival on Saturday, Sept. 4 . Registration will begin at 7:30 a.m. and the race will start at 8 a.m. from the A.D. Gray Middle School on School St. in Waldoboro. The book “Midcoast Trails” is guaranteed to those who pre-register, and there will be prizes for the top overall finishers and age division winners.

The race entry fee is a donation to the Medomak Valley Land Trust of $15 for pre-registration (trail book included) and $15 for ‘day of’ registration. For a registration form contact Stewart, race organizer, at volmvlt@midcoast.com, stop by the MVLT office at 25 Friendship Street in Waldoboro, or go to the River Festival website at http://www.midcoast.com/~mvlt/RF5K.html.

After the 5K race, enjoy the rest of the River Festival activities from 11am – 3pm in the Waldoboro Village parking lot behind Waltz’s Pharmacy. Admission is free, and activities include a cookout, live music, a market of farmers and artisans, children’s activities and more. For more information, contact MVLT at 832-5570.

For More Information:

Contact Name: Stewart DesMeules

Telephone Number: (207)832-5570

Website: http://www.medomakvalley.org

Email: volmvlt@midcoast.com