Dewey Beach Buddy 5K Run and Pancake Breakfast set Aug. 10Proceeds to benefit local nonprofits
The Dewey Beach Lions Club will continue its pancake breakfast tradition from 8 to 11 a.m., Sunday, Aug. 10. The breakfast is held in support of the annual Dewey Beach Buddy 5K Run, which starts and finishes that morning at the Lions Club clubhouse on the bay at 115 McKinley Ave., next to Northbeach.
The breakfast consists of pancakes, eggs, bacon, sausage, home fries, coffee and juice, and will be prepared and served by Dewey Beach Lions members. It is free to registered runners of the 5K race. The cost to non-runners is $8 for adults and $4 for children.
Race proceeds benefit Best Buddies Delaware and the Boardwalk Buddy Walk. Both organizations work in the community to raise awareness for individuals with cognitive disorders. Cost is $25 preregistration, or $30 day-of, and includes an event T-shirt, breakfast and awards. Register to run at www.bestbuddiesdelaware.org/events. The race begins at 8:10 a.m. and is being timed by Races 2 Run.
The race is being sponsored by WSFS Bank and NKS Distributors.
The pancake breakfast is sponsored by Williams Insurance Agency, Just Comfort Shoes, The Starboard Restaurant, Dos Locos Restaurant, At Melissa’s Bed and Breakfast, Woody’s Bar and Grill, Irish Eyes Restaurants, Ryan’s Boardwalk Beach Store, Gary’s Dewey Beach Grill, Browseabout Books, Top Notch Air Conditioning, Minuteman Press, and the Dewey Beach Lions Club.