Rock the Road returns on Feb. 23

Special to The Log
A large crowd turned out for a previous Rock the Road race. [CONTRIBUTED PHOTO]

The Junior League of the Emerald Coast (JLEC) announced the return of the seventh annual Rock the Road 5k Walk/Run and 10k Run on Saturday, Feb. 23. Hosted at Destin Brewery for the second year, the race benefits the JLEC’s Child Clothing Project. Runners are encouraged to dress in costume as their favorite rock stars while running for a cause.

Registration for the event is open on with the early bird pricing of $30 for the 5K and $35 for the 10k respectively. Pricing is set to increase Jan. 6 to $40 for the 5K and $45 for the 10K. Commemorative race T-shirts are guaranteed for the first 300 registrants. Those interested in sponsoring this year’s race should contact Sarah White at