Date: Father’s Day – Sunday, June 18, 2017
Times: 8:45 am Kids Fun Run (100 yards)
9:00 am Ribfest 5 Miler
10:00 am RibFest Opens Early for Runners – Ribfest Details
Location: Anheuser-Busch Brewery • Merrimack, NH – MAP
Distance: 5 miles

Earn your 2017 Elliot Millennium Running Series Jacket by completing one of three levels! Each level adds to your Series awards and schwag at the end of the year. This year’s Elliot Millennium Running Series events include races from the Millennium Mile through the Manchester City Marathon.

For complete rules and details, Learn More

We are please to announce that the Ribfest 5 Miler has been chosen as the 5-Mile Championship race for the USATF-New England Grand Prix Series. For more information on USATF-NE Grand Prix Series, click here.

• Ribfest Admission: All registrants!
• Schwag: Tech Shirt (first 1500 registrants)
• Two (2) Beer Tickets: All 21+ registrants, I.D. required – Redeemable inside Ribfest!
• Personalized Bib #: Personalized with your name. If registered at least 30 days prior to the event.
• Race Photos: Free race photos available 2-3 business days following the event.

* ‘Kids’ registration tier does not receive schwag item.

Adult Registration (21+)

Regular Reg: $35 (until June 11, at 11:59pm)
Late Reg: $40 (June 12 – June 16, at noon)
Race Day: $45 (based on availability)

5-mile race entry + schwag

Youth Registration (12-20)

Regular Reg: $30 (until June 11, at 11:59pm)
Late Reg: $35 (June 12 – June 16, at noon)
Race Day: $40 (based on availability)

100m Kids Fun Run (0-8 years) FREE!

USATF-NE Registration

Regular Reg: $30 (until June 11, at 11:59pm)
Late Reg: $40 (June 12 – June 16, at noon)
Race Day: $45 (based on availability)

Must be a USATF-NE member

Kids Little Piglet Runs (Ages 0-8)


Online Reg: Free!
Race Day Reg: $10

100m Kids Fun Run (Untimed)

Early Bib Pick-Up: Available at the Millennium Running Retail Store (138 Bedford Center Road, Bedford, NH), check back soon for official dates and times.

Race Day Bib Pick-Up: Available from 7:00am-8:45am at Race Day HQ located at the Anheuser-Busch complex in Merrimack, NH.

Directions: Located in front of the Budweiser Clydesdale hamlet inside of the Anheuser-Busch Complex, 221 Daniel Webster Highway, Merrimack, NH.

Race Day Parking: Click for Rock’n Ribfest parking info.

Garmin® Course Map: CLICK HERE for interactive Garmin® Map. USATF certification number NH14012TY, USATF certified map

Gear Check: Gear check will be available for all participants in the Race Day HQ area. Simply check your bag in the Pelmac Industries Secure Gear Check tent inside Race Day HQ and pick it up after you finish.

Post-Race: This is the best post race ever! Your registration includes free entry into The Rotary’s Rock’n Ribfest, where all 21+ participants can redeem their 2 beer tickets! Dasani water and Powerade are provided by Coca Cola Northern New England, Pizza provided by Rustic Crust, and Yogurt provided by Stonyfield Yogurt in the area of Race Day HQ.

Results: All results will be displayed live at the Millennium Running timing trailer adjacent to the finish line. Live online results will be published exclusively on As this is a USATF championship event, all results will be published and sorted by guntime.

Photos: Millennium Running is happy to provide FREE digital race photos from this event. Photos will be posted online 2-3 business days following the event.

Awards: Prize money to the Top 3 Overall Men & Women, Top 3 Masters (40+) Men and & Women, and top USATF-NE Club teams. All cash and USATF prizes based off GuntimeAwards will also be given to the Top 50 overall age-graded percent finishers. Stop by the Awards Tent located in the Race Day HQ following the race to claim your award. Awards will not be mailed after the event (except cash winners).

Refunds & Transfers: Please read our Refund & Transfer Policy for full information.

General FAQs: Read a full list of General FAQ’s by clicking here.

With every event Millennium Running is proud to donate back to and support local organizations and charities. To date, Millennium Running has donated over $400,000 to these local charities and organizations. The St Joseph Healthcare 5 Miler is proud to support the Nashua West Rotary Club, New Horizons food pantry and shelter, Miss NH scholarship program, Cub Scouts, and other deserving local organizations.

2016 Ruben Sanca 24:38 Lowell, MA
2015 Mike Danaher 26:08 Nashua, NH
2014 Jeff Veiga 24:20* Lowell, MA
2013 Phil Shaw 26:18 Manchester, NH
2012 Ethan Brown 25:17 Lowell, MA
2016 Stephanie Wilson 30:38 Somerville, MA
2015 Morgan Sansing 30:32 Chester, NH
2014 Denise Sandahl 28:40* Bow, NH
2013 Keeley Maguire 29:28 Dover, NH
2012 Karin Biskovich 33:33 Weare, NH

*denotes course records


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Millennium Running is fueled by the passion of promoting healthy, enjoyable lifestyles. With over a dozen Signature road races and triathlons, a running specialty store, the Millennium Running Club, plus all-purpose timing and event services. 

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