Running of the Souls 5k

Mon March 1 - Thu April 1 Raleigh, NC 27601 US
701 Oakwood Avenue
Raleigh, NC US 27601

Join in the fun with Historic Oakwood Cemetery's first virtual 5k!   The Running of the Souls is a 5k that can be run or anywhere-- here in the Cemetery or in your own neighborhood!  

This event will benefit the Historic Oakwood Cemetery Foundation, a 501 (c) 3 that helps with the preservation of and education supporting the cemetery. 

We are so excited to host a virtual run! 

Sign up today!  You'll receive a COOL t-shirt too!  (Shirts will be mailed out after the event. Local folks : we'll have pick up options, too)

Here's our chance to walk or run through our grounds or through your neighborhood and raise funds for the preservation of Historic Oakwood Cemetery!

Have questions? Check out our  F.A.Q. !

If you do choose to run in the Cemetery, stay on our roads, be mindful of funerals and families visiting-- and be sure to send us a selfie! 

Thank you for your support!

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