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Location: Jersey City, NJ US 07302
Type: Run or Run/Walk
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Events
Event Time Price Details
Santacruzan Festival STX Fil-Am 5K
Time
5:00PM EDT - 7:00PM EDT
Price
$45 $30
999 spots left.
Price increases after May 3, 2018 at 11:59pm EDT
Manila Avenue Mile
Time
5:30PM EDT - 7:00PM EDT
Price
$10
500 spots left.
Price increases after May 3, 2018 at 11:59pm EDT
Place
4th Street and Grove Street
Jersey City, NJ US 07302
Description

Join us on Sunday, May 27, 2017 in Jersey City for an event like no other. The STX Fil-Am 5K and Manila Avenue Mile will be held during the East Coast's largest Santacruzan ("Feast of the Holy Cross") Celebration. The celebration showcases a cultural fair, show, exhibits and procession.

The race itself highlights Filipino heroes, athletes, and influencers. It starts at Town Square Place and ends at the historic Manila Avenue, an area in Jersey City thriving with many Filipinos.

General Registration Starts 
April 3rd, 2017

Registration Reminders

Please see registration links for reminders on when the current or next registration times will be!

On race day, May 27, 2017, registration times are as follows:
STX Fil-Am 5K: 5:00-7:00PM
Manila Avenue Mile: 5:30-7:00PM

RACE START TIMES AND LINES
STX Fil-Am 5K 5:00PM | 4th Street and Grove Street
Manila Avenue Mile 5:30PM | 4th Street and Grove Street

T-Shirts, Medals & Awards
- All registrants will receive an STX t-shirt for the STX Fil-Am 5K and Manila Avenue Mile. T-shirt not available for Youth Races. 
- Finishers medal will be provided for both the STX Fil-Am 5K and Manila Avenue Mile Races.
- Awards will be available to the following:

  -5K: Top 3 Male and Top 3 Female (trophies)
  -5K: Top 1 Military Male and Top 1 Military Female (trophies)
  -5K: First Place in each 10-year age group (merchandise)
  -5K: 75th Finisher (1 pair of running shoes from New Jersey Running Company- Hoboken)
  -1 Mile: Top 1 Male and Top 1 Female (trophies)

 

Packet Pick-Up and Bag Check

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This event is produced by Fil-Am Racing, a not-for-profit organization, and is part of its 2017 “Run for Heroes” race series. Proceeds from our events will benefit Filipino-American Veterans who served in World War II. 2017 marks a major milestone in Filipino-American history in that April 9, 2017 will be the 75th Anniversary of the Bataan Death March. President Barack Obama signed the bill awarding Filipino soldiers who served in World War II the Congressional Gold Medal.

Race Contact Info

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STX5K Race Map
STX Manila Avenue Mile Race Map
Driving Directions

BY TRAIN
FROM NEW YORK to 5K START LINE
- Take the PATH TRAIN
- Towards NEWPORT STATION
- Head towards Pavonia Ave.,
ARRIVE at 5K START LINE

FROM NEW YORK TO MANILA AVE/YOUTH RUNS

- Take the PATH TRAIN
- Towards GROVE STREET STATION
- Head North of Grove St.,
ARRIVE at MANILA AVE/YOUTH RUNS START LINES
PATH TRAIN SCHEDULES
http://www.panynj.gov/path/full-schedules.cfm

BY CAR (To 5K START LINE)
FROM MANHATTAN/BX/QNS/BK
- Take the HOLLAND TUNNEL (Crosses to NJ)
- RIGHT on Marin Blvd.,
- STAY RIGHT on 18th St.,
- CONTINUE to Washington Blvd.,
- MAKE a U-TURN on Thomas Gangemi Dr.,
- RIGHT on Pavonia Ave.,
- ARRIVE at 5K Start Line

FROM STATEN ISLAND
- Take the NY-440 to BAYONNE BRIDGE (Crosses to NJ)
- Get on the I-78E (Toll)
- RIGHT on Jersey Ave.,
- LEFT on 11th St.,
- CONTINUE on Newport Pkwy.,
- RIGHT on Washington Blvd.,
- MAKE a U-TURN on Thomas Gangemi Dr.,
- RIGHT on Pavonia Ave.,
ARRIVE at 5K Start Line

FROM CENTRAL NJ

- GET on the PULASKI SKYWAY
- RIGHT on Jersey Ave.,
- LEFT on 11th St.,
- CONTINUE on Newport Pkwy.,
- RIGHT on Washington Blvd.,
- MAKE a U-TURN on Thomas Gangemi Dr.,
- RIGHT on Pavonia Ave.,
- ARRIVE at 5K START LINE

WALKING DIRECTIONS FROM 5K START to MANILA AVE MILE/YOUTH RUNS START LINE/FINISH LINE
- Head towards Washington St.,
- RIGHT on 2nd St.,
ARRIVE at MANILA AVE MIILE/YOUTH RUNS START LINE/FINISH LINE

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