Route 5 will be busy around Hamburg Town Park Saturday.
The 26th annual Blast on the Beach Saturday starts with the dash-n-splash 2.5-mile run and walk and ends with fireworks.
The Saturday morning race starts 9 a.m. at Frontier Middle School on Amsdell Road and ends at Hamburg Town Park Beach, where activities take place throughout the day. Shuttle buses will run from the middle school and Lake Shore Little League Park, 4928 Rogers Road.
The alcohol-free event for town residents includes a sand castle contest, hot dot eating contest, Town of Hamburg Police/SWAT demonstrations and other entertainment from 5 p.m. to 10 p.m., when fireworks will take place.