47th Annual Rooster Run

Thu April 1 - Sat June 5 Newtown, CT 06470 US Directions

5K (In Person) RACE START 8 AM

10:00AM EDT - 7:30AM EDT

10K (In Person) RACE START 8 AM

10:00AM EDT - 7:30AM EDT
Keating Farms Ave.
Newtown, CT US 06470

The Rooster Run/Walk will have a NEW 5K certified Course and an option of the 10K course.  Your little chickens will also have a chance to run in our 100 yard dash (Little Chicks Dash).  The proceeds from these events will benefit the Newtown Scholarship Association.

Make it a family event, bring your friends and cheer on your friends and family as they raise money for a great cause!  Register by Noon on June 4th before the price increase.  Registration will close on June 5th at 7:30 am.  All registration will be done online.

Update the race will start at 8 am, there will be no wave, however, everyone will need to wear a mask at the start of race. Once you start running mask can be removed.


The first 300 participants will receive a t-shirt. 

Newtown Scholarship investing in Newtown's youth!

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