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Rock out for a good cause at Rock the Green


Rock the Green raises funds to protect the Middle Green River area.

Run, sip and rock out to benefit the Green-Duwamish watershed.

Middle Green River Coalition presents the Rock the Green 5K/10K Trail Run and Festival August 10 at the main campus of Green River Community College. Proceeds benefit the Green-Duwamish Watershed and Middle Green River Coalition's efforts to protect the Middle Green River area.

The day kicks off at 11:30 a.m. with a 5K/10K trail run, organized by Evergreen Trail Runs. The course winds through the Auburn Narrows natural area near Green River Community College's campus. The trails are non-technical and wind through meadows, wetlands, side channels of the Green River and a cottonwood floodplain forest. Advanced registration is required.

The public is invited to Rock the Green from noon-4 p.m. Visit the main campus commons and enjoy this free festival with live music, booths and microbrews. Bands include Dana Lyons, Bear Cove Night Train and Howling Rain.

  • Day-of-run registration and check in will be held 10-11:30 a.m.
  • The 5K and 10K races start at 11:30 a.m.
  • Course closes at 1:30 p.m.
  • Festival begins at noon and runs until 4 p.m.

View the calendar listing or visit the event website for more information and run registration.