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Run the River 5K Race

Saturday, October 28, 2017

9:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.

Please note: This event has already taken place. Please use the Search options on the right to find upcoming events.

Come Run the River on Saturday, October 28 with RIPA and our partners - BronxWorks, Queens Library and Riverkeeper - to help protect Randall's Island Park's natural areas, wetlands and wildlife! 

Run the River is the perfect opportunity for runners and walkers of all ages and experience to get outdoors and experience fall's gorgeous colors!   

Don't miss out on:

  • Running in historic Icahn Stadium - where world and Olympic records are made
  • Certified 5K race course along the Island's scenic shoreline
  • Children's Fun Run
  • Post-Race Party with music and complimentary Greenport Harbor Brewing Company beer
  • Cash prizes for top finishers, giveaways and more! 

As an added bonus, all runners will receive a race-day t-shirt and a pair of athletic socks. HICKIES will be onsite with a no-tie lacing station for the first 200 runners.

Register before October 1, for $5 off regular registration of $40.

Register HERE.

We look forward to seeing you cross the finish line!

Need help or more information? Contact Amanda Dorn at or (212) 830-7775.  



Register before October 1, for $5 off regular registration of $40.

Event Organizer

Randall's Island

Contact Number

(212) 830-7775.

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