Central Vermont Runners’ Annual
New Year’s Eve 5K
Sunday, December 31, 2023
A 5K Road Race in downtown Montpelier
a portion of the proceeds will go to support VT flood relief
Location: Onion River Outdoors at their new store in City Center, 89 Main St., Montpelier. Bib number pickup, awards, and after-race refreshments will all be at City Center.
Parking: On-the-street and public lot parking in Montpelier will be free on race day as it falls on Sunday. There is a parking lot directly across the street from 89 Main Street (Pitkin Court Lot outlined in yellow on this parking map).
Start time: 2:00pm
Pre-registration: We strongly recommend pre-registration online at RunSignup
Youth 19 and under: $10
Adult 65+: $10
Online pre-registration closes at midnight on December 29.
Race day registration: At Onion River Outdoors’ new location: City Center, 89 Main St., Montpelier from Noon until 1:30 p.m.
Youth 19 and under: $15
Adult 65+: $15
Bib number pickup: From Noon to 1:30 on race day at Onion River Outdoors’ new location: City Center, 89 Main St., Montpelier
Course: NEW COURSE this year! Course will be confirmed and course map posted two weeks before the race. Start and Finish are expected to be on Langdon St. near Main St. and the course will follow Elm to State St. Relatively flat for the first mile, uphill to the mile and a half point, and then downhill/flat on the return.
Awards: Overall Winners and 1st male, female, and non-binary runner for each age group: 0-19,20-29,30-39,40-49,50-59,60-69,70-79,80+ Additional awards or prizes may be available.
Note: Please do not run with a pet or baby jogger/stroller.