Registration open for River Cities Relay in August

River Cities Relay, is returning on August 26 as Northern Kentucky’s signature running event, a relay that will take teams of two or four through some of the most scenic parts of Northern Kentucky’s riverfront highlighting Newport, Bellevue, Dayton and Covington over the 15-mile course. A portion of the proceeds will benefit charities located in Northern Kentucky.

The race, presented by St. Elizabeth Healthcare, will start and end underneath the Purple People Bridge in Newport and will be capped off with a free celebration of local food and drink, with live music by the Flip Cup All Stars.

Registration is now open at with early-bird pricing through July 15.