Race Day is Saturday, July 21, 2018


Celebrating our 33rd Year!

Online Registration closes Wednesday, July 18 at 11:59 pm

Volunteers are still needed the day of the race – especially Race Course Marshals

Benefits for volunteering:

  • Micro mesh tech volunteer shirt
  • Volunteer race meal from 5-6 pm, catered by Giuseppis Pizza Plus – Rockville
  • Volunteer training at 5:30 pm
  • Free parking locations available nearby
  • A free beer (age 21 and older) or soda the night of the race
  • SSL hours available
  • And lots of FUN!

Click here to register:

Schedule of events – 7/21/18:

6:30 pm Festival opens – The Twilighter festivities start with a pre-race festival on N. Washington Street in Downtown Rockville

7:45 pm – Fun Run Starts. The one mile family fun run starts at 7:45. It uses the same start line as the 8K race.

8:15 pm –  8K starts. The USATF Certified 8K race begins at 8:15 p.m. on N. Washington Street and follows a relatively flat course. It goes north through a residential community in Rockville, loops into Montgomery College and then along Rt. 355 back to N. Washington Street.

After the race runners can enjoy refreshments (including a free Gordon Beirsch beer and other “goodies” included with their race participant’s registrations!), and party with families and spectators to live music by the band Sons of Pirate.

Area map of locations the evening of the race:

Note that Metro now charges for parking in their lot on Saturday

Festival/race area detail map

2015 Rockville Rotary Twilight Runfest