Home For The Holidays 5K

Medina, NY

Please join us on Saturday, November 25, 2023 for the 11th Annual Home For The Holidays 5K in historic Medina, New York. Held in conjunction with Medina's Olde Tyme Christmas Celebration! The race will start in the Canal District and finish in front of the American Legion Hall Post 204.  

The event is sponsored by the Home for the Holidays Foundation with proceeds of the race benefitting PAWS Animal Shelter

Be sure to visit our official website for more information! 

The race will start in the Canal District behind Captain Kidz Restaurant located at 143 East Center Street and finish in front of the American Legion Hall Post 204 at 305 N. Main Street.  Medina is a small town and walking distance between start and finish is just a few blocks. CLICK HERE to view the 2023 course map.

Starting Line
Behind Captain Kidz

143 East Center Street
Medina, NY 14103

Finish Line
American Legion Hall Post 204
305 N. Main Street
Medina, NY 14103


Online registration will remain open right up until the start of the race or until sold out. We are planning to host packet pickup at the YMCA from 7:30am right up until the start of the race. Race shirts guaranteed to everyone who registers by 11/10/23. Extra shirts (if any) will be distributed on a first-come, first-serve basis on race morning.

  • $25 through 11/24/23
  • $30 on race day
Packet Pickup
Medina YMCA
306 Pearl Street

Medina, NY 14103

Mail-in Registration Option
If you prefer to mail in your registration, please download both the race waiver and appropriate USATF liability waiver below and mail to the address shown. You must complete and mail BOTH waivers to the address shown on the waiver along with your check.
>Home For The Holidays 5K registration & Waiver
>Required USATF Waiver
We are planning to host the post race celebration at the American Legion Hall Post 204 located at the finish line. Pizza will be served and the bar will be open for business.

There will be plenty of free parking throughout the Village of Medina.

Awards will be presented to the top overall male and female runners.

Age Groups For Certificates
10 and under, 11-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70 and older.

For additional information on the race or sponsorship opportunities available, please contact Debbie Tompkins at (585)356-2437 or Teresa Wilkins at (585)590-0878.

Gun start/chip finish timing services using industry leading Jaguar Electronic RFID timing will be provided by Race Management Solutions. Results are updated throughout the race in real time and can be accessed at any time after crossing the finish line using any one of the following options:
  • FREE ITSYourRace Mobile App
  • RMS Race Results Kiosk/Printer
  • Scrolling Results TV Monitor
  • ITSYourRace.com
  • RaceManagementSolutions.com

Race participants can also use the ITSYourRace platform to view and share finish line photos with family and friends for free on Facebook. Custom finisher certificates can also be downloaded from the results page at no charge!

When & Where

Nov 25, 2023


9:00 AM

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