CFJ Carousel 5K

Johnson City, NY, USA
20 Jul, 2024 (Sat)


5 km


About the event

Everyone has a memory of their first merry-go-round. The music, sounds, lights, and colors are something that sticks with you for your entire life. But these amazing machines that bring so many people amusement and joy require a lot of maintenance and care so that future generations can enjoy them just as we have!   The Greater Binghamton Area is home to six carousels, earning us the title of the Carousel Capital of the World.The Carousel at CFJ Park is the largest and most ornate of them all. The CFJ Carousel 5K is not only a celebration of this beautiful carousel but also of the community and those who keep these childhood dreams alive.    Come one, come all, and join us for this fun, festive 5K supporting the CFJ Carousel and the Johnson City Rotary Carousel Day! A portion of proceeds go directly back to the Johnson City Rotary to support their efforts in keeping our Johnson City beautiful.   WHAT YOU GET -Unique, custom t-shirt
-Custom Finisher medal of CFJ Carousel
-Post race festival with dozens of vendors and entertainment courtesy of the Johnson City Rotary 
-Prize money for top three overall and masters male and female courtesy of Visions Federal Credit Union
-Chance to win giveaways and prizes with bib
-Memories that last a lifetime!     FUN, FOOD, & CAROUSELS! Be sure to stick around after the race to take part in all of the food, fun, music, and excitement in the park for the Johnson City Rotary Carousel Day! Entertainment, craft vendors, and food for the whole family.   CASH PRIZES   Overall Male + Female $150 First $100 $50   Masters Male + Female $100 $75 $50     PACKET PICK UP & DAY OF REGISTRATION   -Confluence Running Thursday, July 20 and Friday, July 21 from 10 - 7 -CFJ Park Saturday, July 22 from 8:30 - 9:45 am    


Races offered by this event

You have 34 weeks to prepare


20 Jul, 2024 (Sat) - 10:00
5 km
On site