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Sat May 16 - Tue June 30 Wilmington, NC 28401 US


For this year's Bestival, encore's annual celebration of the Best of Wilmington winners and nominees, we're launching our first-ever Stay Away 5k! In the age of social distancing during Covid-19, it has never been more important to focus on our health. So this year's race will be virtual!

Runners and walkers can complete the race at a safe distance from others and on their own time, all while raising money for NourishNC, a nonprofit organization dedicated to feeding hungry children. 

With your registration fee, you will receive:

-A snazzy Stay Away 5k race shirt

-An official Stay Away 5k race bib

-One FREE online class from Amplifly Cycle and Strength

-A $5 voucher redeemable at

Shirts and Bibs will be mailed to all registrants. Please be sure your mailing address is accurate.


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