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New York Pre-Event Info. 2016


The 2nd Annual Head for the Cure 5K in New York is September 14th! Thank you for signing up! We are looking forward to seeing you at the event! The 5K will begin at 6:00pm in Riverside Park between W 105th and 106th Street, then celebrate after with friends and family at the Ellington in the Park Café just below the start/finish area.  

Event Information 

Wednesday, September 14, 6:00 pm
Riverside Park 
103rd Street & Riverside Drive 
New York, NY 

Ellington in the Park Café:

Located at Riverside Park on 105th Street
Entrance is 103rd St. & Riverside Drive

* Assuming most will arrive directly from work, Ellington in the Park will have a gear check for all participants.  Please feel free to check your things at the Cafe before the 5K begins. 

From the 59th Street/Columbus Circle Station, take the 1 train to 103rd St Station.  Walk 2 blocks west to Riverside Drive.  Meet at 103rd and Riverside Drive.  Café is located at 105th and Riverside Drive



5:00 p.m. Late Packet Pickup

6:00 p.m. Head for the Cure New York begins

7:00 p.m. Ellington in the Park Café post-race mingle

Questions? Please contact Brian Orrick ( with any questions regarding this event. 

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