8K, 5K, Fun Run & Diaper Dash

This Event has no scheduled dates at this time. It last occurred on Saturday, November 10, 2018.
Outer Banks Sporting Events, 8K, 5K, Fun Run & Diaper Dash
Event Description: 

Join us for an 8K, 5K, Fun Run and Diaper Dash to kick off the Outer Banks Marathon!

Outer Banks 8K

The Outer Banks 8K is an out-and-back course which will start in Kill Devil Hills at the First Flight High School track, continue through Nags Head Woods Maritime Forest and finish at the track.  The course is partly on a dirt road and is walker-friendly.  Time limit for this distance is 1:45.  There is NO race day registration available for the 8K.

Buccaneer 5K

An out-and-back course (part of the Outer Banks 8K course), which begins at First Flight High School (FFHS) track in Kill Devil Hills, enters and returns along Old Nags Head Woods Road, and finishes at FFHS.  Time limit for this distance is 1 hour.  There is NO race day registration available for the 5K.


  • Family Fun Run: People of all ages will enjoy this family-friendly event. Run or walk the 1.2 miles together with family and friends!
  • Diaper Dash: for the littlest runners. Youngsters from 1 - 3 in age. FREE! 11:45 a.m.
  • Pirates
  • Walk the Plank
  • Pirate Toss
  • OBX Jolly Roger Crew photo op!
  • Face Painting
  • Kitty Hawk Kites Rock Climbing Wall
Pre-registration required

Where is the event?

First Flight High School
100 Veterans Drive
Kill Devil Hills