The Mattapoisett Road Race will take place at 9:00 am on Wednesday, July 4. The race is a great way to celebrate Independence Day. The course winds through picturesque Mattapoisett village, around fabled Ned’s Point Lighthouse and back to Shipyard Park at the town wharf. Race proceeds are awarded to college bound ORRHS runners. The race starts and finishes at Shipyard Park, and the course is 5 miles through Mattapoisett with splits at each mile and water throughout. Enter online at www.mattapoisettroadrace.com. All entry fees are non-refundable.