Race Day Details

HoBOOken 5K Race: If you missed packet pickup, you can pick up your shirt at the Shelter (300 Bloomfield) on the Church Steps from 4:00pm-6:00pm on Tuesday, 11/9/2021.



Race day is jam packed with fun activities for all the family! 

08:00–09:45 Packet Pickup and Bag Drop at Pier A
09:00–09:45 Costume Judging by the DJ Booth
09:45-09:55 Warm Up
09:55-10:00 National Anthem
10:00 HoBOOken 5K Race Start
10:30-11:30 Enjoy Food and Special Offers from our Sponsors
11amScary Scurry Zoom Session 
Oct. 30  - Nov 1Scary Scurry Scoot, Run or Walk Timeline.  Parents/Guardians have until Nov. 6 to upload entries.
Oct. 30 - Nov. 6Virtual Race, entries must be submitted by Nov. 6th 


Packet pIckup is available on race day from 8 AM - 9:45 AM

There is a separate start for STROLLER RUNNERS, there will be a prize for fastest mom and fastest dad. 



For your convenience, bag drop will be provided at the race. Please consider not bringing a bag to check on race day and leave your valuables at home. The Hoboken Shelter is not responsible for lost or stolen items.



Finishing times vary between 17 and 65 minutes. In order to avoid congestion at the start we’ll have minute per mile signs. Please line up at your expected pace per mile (6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11+). Walkers and strollers please line up at the back.



Entrants must comply with City of Hoboken Parks and Recreation rules, or risk disqualification.

Race Course

Race course:



The fun doesn’t have to stop after the race! Join your fellow runners and check out the great vendors at the Race Village on the pier. We will encourage mask wearing and/or social distancing. Please help us keep a safe and healthy race. 

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