Loyalty Day Run

Loyalty Day Run

May 6, 2023 - May 4, 2024

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Race Distance


Adults, Kids

Course Type

Point to point

Event Details

The Loyalty Day Parade in Newport, Oregon, has been a long-standing tradition. The Loyalty Day Parade has been hosted annually in Newport for several decades. 

Join hundreds for an exhilarating prelude to the annual Loyalty Day Parade - the Loyalty Day 1-mile run on Highway 101!  Lace up your running shoes and get ready for a dash of excitement as participants gather for this thrilling one-mile race along the Highway 101 in Newport, Oregon


  • Community Mile
  • Competitive Mile



Get ready to lace up your sneakers and join our fun, non-competitive, non-timed 1-mile race! The Community Mile is all about bringing our community together for a fun and active experience. Strollers, baby joggers, and wagons are welcome! 

  • No race bibs or timing chips – this is all about enjoying the journey!
  • No official results – just run, walk, or jog at your own pace and enjoy the camaraderie.
  • Race day: Head over to the starting line and be ready to start promptly at 11:45 am

Competitive Mile

For those seeking a bit of friendly competition, we also offer the Competitive Mile. The goal is to provide a fun, competitive, and accessible opportunity for runners of all ages and abilities to test their fitness in the mile. Participants in this category will receive a race bib, official results, and be eligible to awards category.


  • Race Bib
  • Race Chip
  • Official Results
  • Chance to qualify for age-group awards.

Awards: Top three finishers in the following categories will receive recognition.

  • Masters Women (40+)
  • Master Men (40+)
  • Open Women (11-39)
  • Open Men (11-39)
  • Youth Girls (10&Under)
  • Youth Boys (10&Under)

Pick up your bib the day before or before 11:00am on Race Day then be ready to start promptly at 11:40 am.


11:40 Competitive Mile 
11:45 Community Mile 

Race Beneficiary

Your participation in the Loyalty Day Run makes a difference! A portion of your registration fee supports the Children's Advocacy Center of Lincoln County, providing essential resources and support to children in our community.

Be Part of the Fun: Volunteer at the Newport Loyalty Day Run!

We're looking for enthusiastic volunteers to help make the upcoming Loyalty Day Run a success! Whether you're cheering on runners, ensuring a smooth registration process, or setting the stage for the parade, your contribution makes a difference.

Here's how you can join the team:

  • Greeters & Check-In (3 Volunteers): Be the first friendly face runners see! Welcome participants, answer questions, and verify registration and hand out race bibs at the check-in area.
  • Data Entry (4 Volunteers): Calling all speed typists! Assist with race day registration by entering participant information quickly and accurately. A computer will be provided. 
  • Finish Chute Crew (4 Volunteers): Set up the finish line chute for a celebratory atmosphere. Be prepared to dismantle it quickly and efficiently after the race to make way for the parade.

Benefits of Volunteering:

  • Be part of a fun and rewarding community event!
  • Support local runners and celebrate Newport's spirit!
  • Enjoy a front-row seat to the race excitement!

Ready to Volunteer?

Click here to access the volunteer registration form: https://bit.ly/ldr-crew


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Loyalty Day Run

Newport, OR, USA

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