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Sun June 9, 2024 Ellicott City, MD 21042 US Directions
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$18 Price increases after April 30, 2024 at 11:59pm EDT
LIVE 1 Mile

1 Mile Fun Run

$18 Price increases after April 30, 2024 at 11:59pm EDT


The Matzohball 5k and Howard County Family Wellness Day are bringing our community together to make wellness a priority!  Howard County Family Wellness Day kicks off with our opening ceremony at 8:30am followed by the start of the Annual Matzohball 5k & 1 mile fun run/walk.  The run will wind around the lake at picturesque Centennial Park in Ellicott City MD.  Music, Physical Activities, Health Screenings and healthy fun for everyone.

Family registration will include a coupon for 1 awesome Cup of Matzohball Soup in your packet pickup bag, courtesy of Mikey & Mel's, Maple Lawn Maryland.  

So many reasons to lace up for the Matzohball 5k
  • The Famous Matzohball T-shirt! 
  • Supporting Local Charities, 
  • Fun Festivities at Howard County Family Wellness Day,
  • ... and even a Free Cup of Awesome Matzohball Soup at Mikey & Mel's! 


Centennial Park
10000 Clarksville Pike
Ellicott City, MD US 21042


Open-April 30 $18

May 1- June 8th:  $25

Race Day: $35

Shirts are an additional $10.00 while supplies last


Race Details


- Packet Pick-Up will be at Feet First from 10am to 1pm on Saturday, June 8th
5305 Village Center Drive, Suite 110, Columbia, MD 21044 (across from Bagel Bin) 
 We will also have Packet Pick-Up on race day from 8am to 8:45am at the onsite registration table.


8:00 AM- 8:45 AM- Packet Pickup 
9:00 AM- 5K Race Start

Awards immediately following the 5K.


Awards: 5K awards will include top overall male and female, and the top three in each age group. Age groups are as follows: 12 and under, 13-15, 16-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70-79, 80+


Event Rules: Runners must obey all race official instructions. Runners must follow the course as indicated by signage, cones, and course officials. No deviation will be allowed before, during, or after the race. Bibs must be worn on the front of your body at all times. 


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