first 850 registered youth, adult and virtual participants
A NEW VENUE IN 2024! Backyard Brewery will host the race with an easy out & back with a common start/finish located at the Brewery. .
3k Start Time: 11:00am
RACE DAY SCHEDULE:
Saturday, October 26, 2024
9:30AM: Kids Halloween Festival (Magic, Animals, & Vendors)
10:00AM: Magic Show on stage
10:20AM: Lil’ Pumpkin Fun Runs (100m dash)
Ages 4 & Under Girls
Ages 4 & Under Boys
Ages 5 & 6 Girls
Ages 5 & 6 Boys
Ages 7 & 8 Girls
Ages 7 & 8 Boys
11:00AM: 3K Start
EARLY BIB PICK-UP
Available at the Millennium Running Retail Store (138 Bedford Center Road, Bedford, NH) during the following days/times:
- Friday, October 25, 10:30am-7pm
RACE DAY BIB PICK-UP
Available from 9:30am-10:45am at Race Day HQ located at Backyard Brewery in Manchester, NH.
Backyard Brewery & Kitchen (1211 S Mammoth Rd, Manchester).
Available at Backyard Brewery and surrounding lots.
POST RACE REFRESHMENTS: Water, yogurt from Stonyfield Organic and fresh bananas will be available at the finish.
POST RACE DRINK TICKETS
All adult in-person (21+) participants will have a bib tear off tag for a post race beer and a post race Jagermeister redeemable at the Backyard Brewery & Kitchen. ID required.
RESULTS sponsored by xfinity
Live online results thanks to our friends at xfinity will be published exclusively on MillenniumRunning.com.
RACE PHOTOS sponsored by AutoFair
Millennium Running is happy to provide FREE digital race photos from this event thanks to our friends at AutoFair. Photos will be posted online 3-4 business days following the event.
Finishers of the event will receive a link to their finisher video. The link will be emailed online 1-2 business days following the event.
OVERALL & AGE GROUP AWARDS
Awards will be given to the Top 3 Overall Men & Women, as well as the top 3 male and female in each 5-yr age group. (12 and under, 13-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34 … 80+). Stop by the Awards Tent following the race to claim your award. Awards will not be mailed after the event.
All kids finishing in the Lil Pumpkin Runs will receive finisher medals.
TRANSFER TO VIRTUAL OR TO A NEW PARTICIPANT
Should you wish to transfer to the virtual option, begin HERE by editing your entry. After triggering your edit entry link via email, please select “Change Category” at the top of your entry. Be sure to complete and finish the check out of your new registration to finalize your transfer.
If you’d like to transfer your registration to a new participant, begin HERE by editing your entry. After triggering your edit entry link via email, please select “Transfer Registration” at the top of your entry. You may then enter the email address of the person who will be transferring into the event in your place. They’ll receive a link to register with your previous entry fee carrying over. Please note, there is a $10 transfer fee to complete this process. Please read our Refund & Transfer Policy for full information.
Read a full list of General FAQ’s here.
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VIRTUAL RACE DATE & TIMES
Anytime. Whatever time that works for you prior to Monday, October 30 at 11:59pm.
BIBS & T-shirts
Virtual participants who qualify for event give-a-ways can choose to have them either mailed to them (which is part of the online registration process or part the transfer to virtual process) or pick them up at our Millennium Store during the scheduled Early Bib Pick-Up times. If you are unable to make early bib pick-up, please elect to have your item(s) shipped as they cannot be guaranteed past event day.
* Shipments are mailed out approximately 3-4 days prior to the event day. Any subsequent virtual transfers or virtual registrants who process shipping will be mailed out the first business day following the event.
HOW DO I SUBMIT MY RESULTS?
It’s easy! In the days leading up to the event we will be sending you a unique link via email to your RunReg entry that will allow you to submit your race results. Results must be submitted by 11:59pm on Monday, October 30.
Official Results will be published exclusively on millenniumrunning.com on Tuesday, October 31. You have until 11:59pm on Monday, October 30 to submit your time using the unique link provided in your results submission email.
What about the Elliot Millennium Series and Delta Dental Points Chase?
Virtual registrants will earn miles towards the Elliot Millennium Series Jacket! However, no points will be assigned for the Delta Dental Points Chase. Participants must submit their virtual results for miles to count toward an individual’s mileage completion of the Elliot Millennium Running Series. Registrants will be sent an email the week of the event with a unique link to submit their results.
Official Charity Partner
Millennium Running takes great pride in not only producing the best events possible for our running community, but more importantly, we are proud to give back to our local community. To date we have distributed more than $1,000,000 to local organizations and charities through our Signature Events. For 2023, we are honored to adopt Solinsky Center for Cancer Care at The Elliot as our official charity partner. [+] learn more