Share: 

Dewey Beach Buddy Run 5K and Pancake Breakfast Aug. 11

Proceeds will benefit local nonprofits
August 5, 2013

The Dewey Beach Lions Club will continue its pancake breakfast tradition from 8 to 11 a.m., Sunday, Aug. 11. The breakfast is held in support of the annual Dewey Beach Buddy Run 5K, which starts and finishes that morning at the Lions Club clubhouse on the bay at 115 McKinley Ave., next to Northbeach.

The breakfast, which includes pancakes, eggs, bacon, sausage, home fries, coffee and juice, will be prepared and served by Dewey Beach Lions Club members and is free to registered runners of the 5K race. Not a runner? Not a problem. The cost to nonrunners is just $8 for adults and $4 for children.

Race proceeds benefit Best Buddies Delaware and the Boardwalk Buddy Walk. Both organizations work within the community to raise awareness for individuals with cognitive disorders. The fee of $25 preregistration, or $30 day-of, includes an event T-shirt, breakfast and awards. Register to run at www.bestbuddiesdelaware.org/events.

The race is being sponsored by WSFS Bank, NKS Distributors, Williams Insurance Agency, Just Comfort Shoes, the Starboard Restaurant, Dos Locos Restaurant, Irish Eyes Restaurants, Ryan’s Boardwalk Beach Store, Gary’s Dewey Beach Grill, Top Notch Air Conditioning, Minuteman Press and the Dewey Beach Lions Club.