5K Run / Walk & Family Fun Day

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Run Wild - 5K Run / Walk “Fur” the Animals

The 5K Run/Walk on Saturday, June 9, 2018 supports the more than 100 injured and non-releasable wild and farm animals residing at the Holtsville Ecology Site, as well as the Kaeli Kramer Foundation, which provides sanctuary for farm animals and horses, including mustangs Callie and Valor, who live at the Ecology Site year-round.

The 5K will begin at:
Holtsville Ecology Site
249 Buckley Road
Holtsville, NY 11742

5K Run Finish Line


Registration / check in is at 7:30 am and the race begins at 9:00 am. The top three male and female overall winners and top three male and female winners in individual age groups will receive awards for ages 10 to adult. Pre-register at Elite Feats by June 8, 2018 for $25; $30 day of the race. Sweet tech t-shirts guaranteed to the first 100 registered.

View more information about the run (PDF).

Family Fun Day Featuring Free Games & Activities

Following the race, Brookhaven Town’s Family Fun Day will begin at 11:00 am The day’s activities include family field day events and activities, crafts, games, vendors, face painting, a puppet show and animal education programs; a Family Corn Hole Tournament will be available for a $5 entry fee (pre-registration required at 631-451-6112). Vendors are welcome; please call for an application (must be received by Friday, June 1, 2018).

In the event of rain, all activities will be moved indoors to the Ecology Site buildings. Parking is free throughout the day. View more information about the fun day (PDF).