The Belfast Rotary will host a pair of 5-kilometer road races this summer, both in conjunction with high-profile city events.

The "Kilted Canter" 5K run/walk, which is part of the Maine Celtic Celebration weekend, will be on Saturday, July 15 at 8:30 p.m. at Belfast Area High School. The road race is set to begin and end at BAHS and will travel down Waldo Avenue, Cedar Street, Penobscot Terrace, Northport Avenue, Church Street and Court Street.

The "Bug Run" 5K run/walk, which is part of the Belfast Harbor Fest weekend, will be on Saturday, Aug. 19 at 8:30 p.m. at Belfast Commons. The race will begin on Union Street and travel down Condon Street and Allyn Street to Union, Miller, Front and Water streets, across the Armistice Bridge (footbridge) and back to Front Street.

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