Jonestown 5K and Duck Race

Event Date

Mon, Sep 7, 2015


Jonestown, PA

About This Activity

Address of registration and start line- Jonestown Community Park, between Hazel St and S. Mill St. Jonestown, PA 17038
Address of finish line- Tony’s on Market, 333 W. Market St. Jonestown, PA 17038
Transportation- will be provided for all participants and spectators from finish-line back to park (it’s approximately a half mile away from start to finish)
Maps back to park will be provided at registration (it’s not complicated directions)
Pre-Registration Deadline-August 17th
*Register before deadline and you’re guaranteed T-shirt, and a participation medal, all racers will get a duck in the race.
Registration and packet pick-up is from 8-845am day of race at park
Race Start Time Monday September 7st 9:00am

Awards: Top 3 male and female
13 and under
60 and over
Plus top overall male and female trophy

Ways to send/deliver registration:
Mail to:
Jonestown Borough
ATTN: Jonestown 5K Race
PO BOX 446
Jonestown, PA 17038

Look for stand outside of BG’s on weekday evenings and Saturday afternoons

Race Course directions for 5K:
Start at King and Hazel
Left on Mill
Left on Queen
Left on South Lancaster
Left on Mill following loop next to Swatara Creek
Left on Hazel
Left on South Lancaster
Across South Lancaster at the post office
Right on Swatara Creek Drive following the outskirts to Creek View and Twin Creeks
Left on Broad
Left on Market and down to the bridge
Finish Line near Tony’s on Market

Course type
Road course with some hills. The home stretch is approximately .4 mile downhill stretch

All money raised will benefit the community park. The Park is open to the public year round. It’s used for many local events.

Any questions about race please contact Dave Kline ( or 717-383-1989) or Tammy Gail ( or 717-861-4460)

Volunteers: We need a few more volunteers, if interested please contact Dave Kline ( or 717-383-1989) or Tammy Gail ( or 717-861-4460)

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