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Events in Lewes, Delaware

Cannonball 5k Run and Trenny Elliot Memorial Walk

Annual Event

"The Most Beautiful Race Course in Delaware"...The Lewes Historical Society is proud to present the 16th Cannonball 5K Run & Trenny Elliott Memorial Walk on Sunday, September 8, 2019.  Online pre-registration is available via Seashore Striders.  "Day of" registration begins at 7:30 am on the race day.  The race begins at 8:30 am at the Lewes Historical Society Campus located at 110 Shipcarpenter Street and benefits the Society's preservation and educational programming.

Designed to be a tour of historic Lewes, the course includes breath-taking scenery along Pilottown Road and views of the Great Marsh, Shipcarpenter Square, Second Street, and the Lewes & Rehoboth Canal. A description of the historic sites along the race route is included in your registration papers.

Breakfast will be provided for the runners by Nector Restuarant in Lewes. Weis Market will be supplying oranges and water for each participant.

The Cannonball 5k Run is being sponsored by Schell Bros., Freedom Boat Club, Beebe Healthcare, County Bank, The Stepping Stone, R & L Liquors, Jack Lingo Realtors and Albert Frank Jewelry, M & T Bank, Seashore Striders, Cape Gazette and Old World Breads.