The Black Rock Community Council is sponsoring Black Rock Day on Sunday, June 13, event for the day are:
9:00 AM - 'Run for the Rock' Road Race
28th annual run through Black Rock! A scenic, mostly flat course through out historic neighborhood. The race will start and end at the SS Norden Club on Seabright Avenue, within steps of a small beach to unwind after the race! Great pre and post race food!
Only $20 Registration Fee When Paid in Advance, $25 on Race Day Ages 70 and Over - Free Walkers are encouraged to join us. Street parking only.
11:30 AM - Black Rock Bed Race
3rd Annual Belly-Splitting Race for Slumber Pride! Racers and their beds should arrive at the Brewster Street flagpole at 11 am. Prizes will be awarded!
NOTE: Your safety is very important to us. Please wear good running shoes. NO flip-flops, sandals or bare feet allowed. Accidents may occur such as falling on pavement, scrapes, bruises, tripping, collisions, etc. Safety gear is recommended.
12:00 PM - 'Best Small Parade in America'
Hailed as the "Best Small Parade in America," the Black Rock Day Parade winds from the Burroughs Community Center to Ellsworth Field. Bands, floats, local groups and celebs will be part of the event. Pick your spot so you won't miss a thing!
1:00 PM - Black Rock Day Picnic and Celebration
Listen to the sounds of Simple Jim, dine on award-winning local cuisine and enjoy the camaraderie that makes Black Rock such a one of a kind place!
Black Rock merchandise will be available and their will be plenty of fun-filled activities for the kids, including arts and crafts and pony rides! The picnic concludes at 6 pm. Come join the fun and check back often for updates!