HALLOWEEN 5K & PET COSTUME PARADE DETAILS

#HHRG PRESENTS…

2017 HAMILTON HEIGHTS HALLOWEEN 5K FUN RUN & 2 MILE WALK

DATE: OCTOBER 28th, 2017 TIME:  4:00pm

LOCATION: Convent Garden- St. Nicholas Ave & 152nd Street

 

Presented by the Hamilton Heights Running Group, the 3rd Annual Hamilton Heights Halloween 5K Fun Run and 2 Mile Walk is an annual event which takes place in the heart of the Hamilton Heights community!  Runners and walkers, from Hamilton Heights and surrounding  areas, dress in their favorite costumes and run/walk the neighborhood!  The Hamilton Heights Halloween 5K Fun Run and 2 Mile Walk was created to bring together the community to support local businesses, community gardens, and non-profit organizations.

 

As a part of the event, runners/walkers will visit participating local businesses along the course to meet the owners and receive special treats and/or samples.  In partnership with our local yoga studios, we will have a pre-run 10-minute!  There will be a contest for best costume.  Participants will compete in the costume contest to win prizes for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place. The prizes range from dinner for 2 at a local restaurant to gift certificate for groceries at Foodtown.  There will also be an opportunity for participants to learn more about non-profit organizations and gardens that support the community.

 #HHRG PRESENTS…

2017 HAMILTON HEIGHTS HALLOWEEN PET COSTUME PARADE

DATE: OCTOBER 28th, 2017 TIME:  12:00pm

LOCATION: Convent Garden- St. Nicholas Ave & 152nd Street

 

OVERVIEW:

Presented by the Hamilton Heights Running Group, the 2nd Annual Hamilton Heights Pet Costume Parade has become a signature event!  Pet owners from Hamilton Heights and surrounding areas will dress their pets in their favorite Halloween costume and showcase them to the community. Participating pets will be paraded down a red carpet to our favorite pet tunes. Politicians, owners from local pet-related businesses, and members of the community will judge the best costume for 1st, 2nd, 3rd place.  

The 2nd Annual Human Bark Contest will kick off the parade festivities. This popular contest pits neighbor against neighbor to show who has the best bark.  Adults and kids will showcase their vocal skills in honor of their favorite animal.  The winner will get a special prize and bragging (or barking!) rights!

Brooklyn Half Marathon

HEADS UP!!! The OFFICIAL registration for the Brooklyn Half Marathon opens at 12PM on JANUARY 26TH, 2017!! This is a VERY popular race so if you don't sign up at 12:01pm on the 26th you might be out of luck! Set your calendar, alarm, whatever just make sure you're on it if you want to run!!! xo

http://www.nyrr.org/races-and-events/2017/airbnb-brooklyn-half 

2017 Airbnb Brooklyn Half

IMPORTANT!!! Hey everyone! Just a reminder that the guaranteed entrant claim window for the 2017 Airbnb Brooklyn Half will close in two days on January 19 at 11:59 PM. WHO'S IN?!

 

http://www.nyrr.org/races-and-events/2017/airbnb-brooklyn-half