IRIS Run for Refugees 5K


Event Date

Sun, Feb 7, 2016


New Haven, CT


Activity Today Later

Adult - Adult 5k

$25 $30 Closed

Student (18 & under) - Student 5k

$15 $20 Closed

About This Activity


Runners and walkers start your Super Bowl festivities early with a fun-filled event that raises funds and awareness for the thousands of refugees who have settled in Connecticut. Support your favorite team with jerseys and costumes.

*5K Run & Walk (10:00 AM start)*

The challenging certified course runs through picturesque East RockPark. The first half of the course is uphill and the second half is downhill.

 Don't miss the post race party!

The race benefits Integrated Refugee & Immigrant Services (IRIS). IRIS Helps refugees and other displaced people establish new lives, regain hope, and contribute to the vitality of Connecticut’s communities. Please visit to learn more!

Event details and schedule

Raceday Schedule:

8am - 9:45am - Packet pick-up and raceday registration

10am - 5K race begins

10:20am - Post-race party begins

11am - Awards ceremony


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