NORFOLK SOCIETY FOR CEMETERY CONSERVATION

          Preserving, protecting, & promoting Norfolk's historic cemeteries.

From Here to Eternity Twilight 5K Run-Walk
(Run or walk on paths and roads)

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 15, 2022, 5 p.m.

Registration now! Racers limited to 200 PARTICIPANTS ONLY!


Awards! 

Pass the finish line in 18 minutes or less (male or female) and collect $250.00 cash. 

One winner only!


Event registration fee includes a finisher medal for each participant!


Awards will be presented to:

  • Top 3 Male & Female Overall
  • Top 3 Male & Female in each age group (age groups are listed under Race Info below)

Course Map

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Race Info

Online Registration closes Friday, 10-14-2022 at 9 p.m.


Event registration fee includes a finisher medal for each participant, race shirt, after race power bars & unlimited water and Coca-Cola.  


Prices: 

Now until 10-8-2022 Midnight

$25 Adults, $20 Children 


From 10-9-2022 to 10-14-2022 at 9 PM

Adults-$35; Children-$25  


Day of the Race: CREDIT CARDS ACCEPTED FOR REGISTRATION, ADULTS-$50. CHILDREN $45.


Children are age 19 and under for this event.


RACE TIME: Run/Walk begins promptly at 5 p.m. at the West Point Memorial. The marathon is professionally timed by Mettle Events.  Next to Elmwood Cemetery Office 3:30 p.m.– 4:30 p.m. 


THE COURSE: The USA Track & Field certified 5K Run/Walk course begins at the West Point Memorial & continues through Elmwood Cemetery, ending at the West Point Memorial. Terrain varies and includes asphalt, grass & gravel. 


EVENT HIGHLIGHTS: Elmwood Cemetery is a Victorian Era Garden Cemetery. All costumes are welcome but please be respectful. Costume contest in Victorian or Steampunk era ONLY will be judged before the race at 4 PM in the registration area. 


T-SHIRTS: Are included in the registration fee. Sizes guaranteed if registered by 10-1-2022. We will make every effort to provide requested sizes for later registrations. T-shirts are short-sleeved performance running shirts. Adult sizes only: S, M, L, XL, XXL.


PARKING: Free parking at Cedar Grove Cemetery. Security provided for pedestrians crossing the road.


AGE DIVISIONS: Ages 19 & Under, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70 and above.


AWARDS: Top 3 Male & Female Overall; Top 3 Male & Female in each age group listed above.


**AWARDS PRESENTATION IMMEDIATELY FOLLOWING THE RACE AT THE FINSH LINE**


**EVENT TAKES PLACE RAIN OR SHINE UNLESS SAFETY CONCERNS ARE A FACTOR, NSCC RESERVES THE RIGHT TO CANCEL EVENT IF WEATHER PRODUCES AN UNSAFE ENVIRONMENT FOR PARTICIPANTS AND VOLUNTEERS.**