For the second year, Coastal Mountains Land Trust will celebrate National Trails Day with races on the Belfast Rail Trail. This year, the land trust is offering both a 5k and a 5-mile race Saturday, June 2, starting at 9 a.m. Onsite check-in begins at 8 a.m. and closes at 8:45 a.m.

Registration is now open for these and other races, all part of a new RunBelfast series, and for the June 2 race will be limited to 200 participants. The cost per individual is $20 for preregistration and $30 day-of, with further categories and discounts for youth, military and families. Preregistration closes at midnight Wednesday, May 30.

All five races in the 2018 Run Belfast series are now open for registration. Go to to learn more and sign up.

The first event of the 2018 race series is to be staged by PAWS Animal Adoption Center on Saturday, May 26.

For more information, contact Kathy Young at 236-7091.