Katie's Run, an event by the Katie McBride Foundation, honors the memory of Katie and the families of all childhood leukemia victims and other life-threatening diseases. This event's primary objective is to honor Katie while raising important funds and awareness of the Ronald McDonald House New York Metro and the family support services it provides.
OCTOBER 2, 2021
5K RACE | 2 MILE WALK/FUN RUN
5K Race or 2mi Walk/Fun Run
Super Early Bird (by 8/31): $25
Early Bird (by 9/15): $30
Advance (by 10/1): $35
Day-Of (on 10/2): $40
- Plus fees -
Children's Fun Run: FREE
After the Race in the Park
Registration not required
BBQ Only: $10
For those meeting at the finish only and not running/walking
Raffle Tix: $20+
Purchase BBQ only or Raffle Tix (by 10/1)>
Pre-Register for lower rates!
Online Registration Ends 10/1
Premium long-sleeve shirt guaranteed for online registrants
Admission to Post-Race BBQ Celebration featuring live entertainment in Memorial Park
Chip timing for 5K racers
Personalized bibs for those who register by 9/21
Note: Only Race Day bib pickup this year 7:00 - 8:45 AM. Please arrive early.
If you register for the virtual option ($30 plus fees), you will receive a bib and long sleeve shirt in the mail! Run or walk anywhere between 10/2 and 10/10. You can post and share your times and photos, if you like. Note that awards are not given for the virtual event. This is a fun way to support Katie's Run from a distance!
RACE DAY ONLY
This year, you may only pickup your bib on RACE DAY morning starting at 7:00 AM - 8:45 AM. Please arrive early. If you miss the race, you may pickup your bib and shirt in the days that follow as supplies last (details will be emailed)
Sat 10/2 | 9 AM Start
New Hyde Funeral Home
506 Lakeville Road
New Hyde Park, NY
LOCATION + PARKING + MAPS
Katie's Run is held in the Incorporated Village of New Hyde Park, located at the border of Queens and Nassau County. The start location will be near the New Hyde Park Funeral Home (506 Lakeville Rd, New Hyde Park, NY). The 5K and 2mi courses will both end inside Memorial Park (1351 Lincoln Ave, New Hyde Park, NY).
The starting line near the New Hyde Park Funeral Home is South of the Grand Central/Northern State Parkway at Exit 25 (Lakeville Rd), the LI Expressway at Exit 33 (Lakeville Rd), and East of the Cross Island Parkway at Exit 27 E (Jamaica Ave/Jericho Tpke Exit).
LONG ISLAND RAIL ROAD: Take the LIRR to the New Hyde Park Station, which is about a 15 minute walk to the starting line. Click here more LIRR information.
Local street parking in the vicinity of the starting line at the New Hyde Park Funeral Home (506 Lakeville Rd, New Hyde Park, NY)
NHP Elks Parking Lot (901 Lakeville Rd, New Hyde Park, NY) - one block north of start
NHP Library Parking Lot (155 Lakeville Road, New Hyde Park, NY) - one block south of start
Trolley transportation will be available after the race from the finish to the parking areas on Lakeville Road.
7:00 - 8:45 AM | Race Day Packet Pick-Up & Registration
9:00 AM | 5K Race (3.1 miles) (scored)
9:05 AM | 2 Mile Fun Run/Walk (unscored)
After Race/Walk in Park: Children's Fun Run
Top 3 Male/Female
Top 3 Male/Female Master 40+
First NHP Resident Male/Female
First NHP Memorial HS Student Male/Female
First Chaminade High School Student
Top 3 Male/Female per 5 Year Age Group 11-14 ... 70+
Children's Fun Run Finishers Medal