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Kopernik 5K Road Race Race to the Stars

  • Dates: September 22, 2018
  • Location: Kopernik Observatory
  • Address: 698 Underwood Rd., Vestal, NY 13850
  • Phone: (607) 748-3685
  • Time: 5:30 PM
  • Price: $25
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  • Come be part of the first annual Kopernik Race to the Stars 5K road race. Start and finish at Kopernik Observatory & Science Center. You will turn left on Underwood from Kopernik’s parking lot, travel along Underwood Road, turn right on Ridge Road for a brief distance and return to Kopernik. The race will be an USATF certified 5K race.

    Schedule:

    4:30 PM Registration Opens
    5: 30 PM Race Starts
    7 PM Awards Ceremony and after party

    There will be children’s activities (5-7 PM) and music with a DJ (5-9 PM). If clear, the telescopes will open (around 6:30 PM) for viewing of Jupiter, Saturn, Mars & the moon. After the run, have fun at an after-party with a DJ and
    night sky observing through Kopernik’s telescopes.