New Milford Fire Co.1 5K Fast Approaching

NEW MILFORD, N.J. -- New Milford Fire Company One will host its Annual 5K Run Saturday, June 18.

A New Milford firefighter crosses the finish line at a previous 5K Run.

A New Milford firefighter crosses the finish line at a previous 5K Run.

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The event will feature the 5K Run, 1 Mile Road Race, Family Walk and Kids Dash. It will include complimentary pre-race food, a post-race family BBQ with live music and entertainment. Beer and wine will be available.

Awards will be given for the best represented running club, special categories and much, much more. Four-person team and family team registration discounts also will be offered.

There will be lots of fun activities for children, including shorter races. Adults can visit with health professionals and even grab a quick massage.

The Race Day Schedule

  • Race Day Registration and Pickup: 7-8:30 a.m.
  • Pre-race party with breakfast, children's activities and health expo
  • Raffle prizes called all morning long
  • Warm-up with trainers
  • 8:45 a.m: 5K Run and Family Walk
  • Kids 1/2 Mile Race and Tots Dash
  • 5K Run and Kids 1/2 Mile Awards
  • Block party BBQ with live music and entertainment (beer and wine available)
  • 10:45 a.m.: 1 Mile Road Races (heat start times TBD)
  • 1 Mile Awards
  • 50/50 Drawing

Click here to register and for more details and updates.

The event kicks off at the New Milford Fire Department Company One Headquarters, 249 Center St.

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