Chesapeake City New Years Day 5k

8th Annual Chesapeake City New Years Day

5k Run/Walk

January 1, 2017 – Sunday

Chesapeake City, MD

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Race Time

10:30am- Registration opens
12pm Noon- Race start

Entry Info

Register online – click here (online registration closes the Wednesday day before the race at noon)

Register by mail – entry form (Chesapeake City New Year’s 5k, c/o Town of Chesapeake City, 108 Bohemia Ave. Chesapeake City, MD 21915). Make checks payable to Town of Chesapeake City.

Entry fee- $25 pre-registration (until Dec 22nd) / $30 after and day of event

Ages 11 & under- $12


Bohemia Ave near Town Hall (108 Bohemia Ave)
Chesapeake City, MD 21915

Parking:  under bridge at 3rd Street


Chesapeake City’s Recycling Program


Eagle Erectors Inc.
FAM&M Inc. Insurance
International Computer Asso.
Independent Herbalife Dist. Valerie Walls
Chesapeake Inn
Shipwatch Inn
Tap Room
Chesapeake City Neighborhood Asso.
Chesapeake Pizzeria
Chesapeake Hair Studio
Olympia Sports of Elkton
Walmarts of Elkton
The Village Gym of Middletown
Vulcan’s Rust Fibers
North East Chocolates
Mary’s Palette
Universal Mortgage & Finance Inc.
“From the Community, For the Community”
Prime 225 of Chesapeake City
Cecil Whig
Family Medical Care Associates, LLC
Susanna & Edward Lee (Resident)
Brantwood Services Center
Atlantic Broad Band
Cecil Guardian
Boas Landscaping
Dann Marine Towing
Yeager Law Office
Sentmen Distributors Inc.
Casta Pasta
Belle Connell’s Emporium
PNC Bank of Chesapeake City
Chesapeake City District Civic Asso.
Pretzel Factory of Elkton
Schaefers Restaurant & Canal Bar
Planet Fitness of Elkton
Harry L Adams, Inc.
Junk Bee Gone
My Jewelry Place
Byard House
Bohemia Café
The Old Gray Mare
Toy From The Attic
Carpenters Auto
Flo Graig – Resident
KCI Technologies
City Pharmacy of Elkton
Chesapeake City Memorial VFW Post 7687
Buttonwood Beach RV Resort
Judge Keith A Baynes
Chesapeake City Canal Creamery
Brantwood Discount Liquors & Deli
The Chesapeake City Ecumenical Association
Blue Max Inn
Juice Plus
Delmarva Power
Alexander Historical Auction LLC


Fast & flat course through town.  Wheel measured.

Course map

NOTICE: no baby strollers are allowed in the run portion of this event. No dogs allowed due to insurance liability. Bibs are non-transferable.  Please reference our policies page for more details.


-Post race refreshments


-Overall male and female winners
-Awards for top 3 male/female in age groups 11 & under, 12-18, 19-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70 & over
-Awards for top 3 male/female walkers


NOVA Timing Systems will chip time using the MYLAPS BibTag chip timing system


Click HERE for race results. They will be posted online during the race and complete results will be posted once the race is complete.

2016 Results


Click HERE for race photos. They will be posted online later after the race.


For more information, contact Frank Vari at 410-885-2161.

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