Brief Description
Race Start Time
Age Groups
Registration Fees and Options
Packet Pickup
Directions & Parking
Nearby Hotels
Race Day Awards
Walking Rules
Course Map
Where the Profit Goes

Brief Description
The 2018, 41st Annual Key Biscayne Lighthouse 10K/5K Run starts and finishes near the base of the historical Cape Florida Lighthouse in Bill Baggs State Park. Both races run through the State Park and the beautiful Village of Key Biscayne. Free state park entrance, water stations and race clocks throughout course. Food, water, adult beverages, music and massages for all runners after the race. Online registration is open

Race Start Time 10K Run to start at 7:40am. 5K Run and Walk to start at 7:50am

Age Groups 5K Run - 8 and under, 9-11, 12-14, 5-year age groups from 15-69, 70 and over.
10K Run - 14 and under, 5-year age groups from 15-69, 70 and over.

Registration Fees and Options
Registration Fee:
Key Biscayne Lighthouse Run & Walk 5K
Key Biscayne Lighthouse Run 10K
1) Register online  
2) Register at the following satellite location;
The Court Sports Gear
79 Harbor Drive
Key Biscayne, Fl 33149

Packet Pickup
  1. Race Packets (containing your race number and t-shirt) for all applications received ON or BEFORE Friday, November 3rd will be available at The Court Sports Gear, 79 Harbor Drive, Key Biscayne starting Monday, November 6 through Friday, November 10. This includes all on-line registrations as well as any done through The Court Sports Gear.
  2. All other race packets (including ones not picked up prior) will be available starting at 6:15am on the morning of the race.

Directions and Parking
Take I-95 South or US1 North to the toll booth entrance ($1.75 fee) of the Rickenbacker Causeway. Drive 7 miles until you can see the lighthouse in Bill Baggs State Park.

The entrance to Bill Baggs State Park will be open at 6:15am and CLOSED at 7:15am.

Park entrance fee is waived for this event and you are invited to enjoy the park for the remainder of the day.


Parking attendants will be on site to direct you to the available parking spaces

Nearby Hotels Ritz Carlton Key Biscayne

Silver Sands

Hotel Urbano

Race Day Awards
Awards(Plaques and Gift Certificates) to be presented to the top Male/Female Open/Key Biscayne finishers for both events. These winners will be excluded from their age group for additional awards.

The top 3 open and top KB finisher in each age group will also receive a medal.

All finisher's will receive a KBLHR Finisher's Medal.

Walking Rules The 10K is NOT a walk. Runners must complete the race within 1:20 minutes. Walkers may walk the 5K but will not be judged. No special awards will be given for walkers unless they place within their age groups.

Course Map Click to download the course map

Where the Profit Goes All net profits are donated to various organizations and charities - who in turn have volunteered at the race. 2015 recipients include:
  • Dr. Robert Kemper Fund
  • Eileen McCaughan Memorial Scholarship
  • iPads for Soldiers
  • KB K-8 Center
  • KB Presbyterian School
  • KB Rugby Club
  • MAST Junior Honor Society
  • Michael Scholz Memorial Fund
  • Patrick Rides On/Bike & Build