The NFEC prime mission is to raise awareness among the public and elected officials of important local and environmental issues. What better way to do that than to bring the community together along the shores of the Peconic Bay for our First Annual Earth Day 5K run.

Date:  Sunday, April 24, 2016
Time:  Registration: 8:30 AM — Run Starts: 10:00 AM
Place:  Indian Island County Park, Cross River Drive (Route 105), Riverhead, NY 11901

Bring your whole family to join us and your friends and neighbors for a trail race/walk through the beautiful 275 acre Indian Island County Park! A separate Kids Fun Run starts at 9:15 AM, for a quick 1/10 mile. And kids ages 8 and under run free!

All proceeds benefit the North Fork Environmental Council’s environmental education programs and scholarship fund.

Race entry includes: Refreshments, post-race raffle, awards ceremony, and water stop on course.

Awards: Top 3 male and female overall winners and top 3 male and female winners in the following age groups: Under 8, 9-12, 13-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, over 70.


Early Bird/Online: $25/person  Family entry: $75.00 for up to 4 related family members. No day-of-event family registrations. To register online, click here.

(First 150 registrants are guaranteed a T-Shirt)

Day-of-Event:  $30/person

This is an important community program so we ask that you help us spread the wording join us to help, “Save What’s Left!”

Directions: LIE exit 71; Right turn onto Route 24 at end of exit ramp; Follow Route 24 south through the Riverhead Traffic Circle; Continue on Route 24 and make a left turn at the next traffic light onto Route 105; Follow Route 105 to entrance on right.