Running with the Pigs 5k


5th Annual Running with the Pigs 5k

July 23, 2017 – Sunday

Fair Hill, MD

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Race Time

7:30am- Registration opens

8:30am- Race start

Entry Info

Register online – click here (Weekend races close online registration the Thursday before the race at noon)

Entry fee-

Regular- $25 pre-registration (until the Thursday before the race at Noon) / $30 after and day of event

Student (18 & under)- $20 pre-registration (until the Thursday before the race at Noon) / $25 after and day of event


Fair Hill Fairgrounds
4640 Telegraph Rd
Elkton, MD 21921

410 392 3440
Parking at main gate parking.  Follow signs to race start near main stage.


Union Hospital Breast Care Center


People interested in being a race sponsor please contact or


Course map

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


-Tee shirts for first 300 participants who pre-register
-Post race refreshments
-Goodie bags full of surprises – free admission for all who arrive before 9am and all runners get a free admission ticket to return to the fair (Cecil County Fair Website)
-The band “Durkin & Mullet Acoustic


-Awards to overall male/female winners
-Awards to top 3 male/female in 10 year age groups 13 & under through 70 & over
-Awards to top 2 male/female walkers
-Overall and first place age group winners get a medal AND a gift card. Overall male and female will get a grand prize.
-Running with the Pigs Cup to the largest team (pre-registration only)
-Costume Contest! Best pig costume award / in the run.


NOVA Timing Systems will chip time using the MYLAPS BibTag 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

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