Wednesday, February 6, 2013

Owego Strawberry Fest 5K & 1 Mile Kids Run

EVENT NAME: 2nd Annual Owego Strawberry Shake 5K Race and 1 Mile Kids' Fun Run

EVENT DATE: Friday, June 14, 2013

TIME: The 1 Mile Kids' Fun Run is being held at 6:00 pm on Friday, June 14, 2013, and the Strawberry Shake 5K will be held at 7:00 pm on Friday, June 14, 2013

ENTRY FEES: 5K Pre-registration—$20; 1 Mile Kids’ Run—$10; Deadline for Pre-Registrations: June 13, 12:00 midnight
5K—$25; 1 Mile Kids’ Run (ages 5-10)—$15

WHO: The Kids’ Run is for ages 5—10 only. All others should register for the 5K.

PLACE: Tioga County Office Building Parking Lot, 56 Main Street, Owego (See back for map and directions.)

CHECK-IN: Pre-registered packets can be picked up on Friday, June 14, from 10-2 pm at the Visitor’s Center, 80 North Avenue, Owego. Race number pick-up and race-day registration will be held from 3:00-6:15 pm on site. No registration pick-up after 6:15 pm.

AWARDS: 1st, 2nd and 3rd Place prizes in the Male and Female designated age categories will be awarded for the 5K Run. Medals will be awarded to all participants in the Kids’ Run.

AMENITIES: T-shirts will be given to the first 200 entrants pre-registered by Friday, June 7th. After this deadline, t-shirts will be distributed on a first come, first serve basis.

NOTE: The race directors reserve the right to reject any entry for any reason. The race is partly run with traffic on a state highway, so dogs are absolutely forbidden. Those observing poor manners towards motorists or not obeying the traffic marshals will be disqualified.

BENEFIT: Proceeds will benefit the Owego-Apalachin Central School District Athletic Boosters Program as well as future event activities in the Village of Owego.

CONTACT: Christine ( or Tioga County Tourism Office (607-687-7440, Registration website: Please call or email if you’d like to volunteer on Race Day.