SUNDAY - April 28th
8:00am - Victory Field
In order to register as a runner, The minimum required age is 12 years. Children below the age of 12 can run with their parent/s or legal guardian/s.
Vaisakhi 5K Run will be held on Sunday - April 28th, 2019 at 8:00 AM in Victory field, Woodhaven, NY.
Runners can register either on our website or they can register in-person by visit their nearest Gurdwaras in NY and NJ. Our team are present at the Gurdwaras every Friday and Sunday between 12 PM to 4 PM.
Our In-person registration teams alternate through various Gurdwaras every weekend. Information regarding our In-person registration team can be found via our website or by calling (844)VAISAKHI.
The registration fee for eligible runners is $20.00.
Online registrations are done via Credit cards only. If you would like to pay with cash, Please visit our in-person registration teams at your nearest Gurdwara. Our teams are available every Friday and Sunday between 12 PM to 4 PM.
- On the day of the run, The check-in counters will open at 7:00 AM.
- All runners will have to check-in at the check-in booths. After check-in, runners will be provided with their BIBs and T-shirts. The Run will begin at 8:00 AM.
- Refreshments will be provided to all runners.
Prior to the day of the Run, A follow-up reminder will be sent via the provided Phone and Email, Alongwith the information required for Check-In.
Vasakhi is a historical and religious festival in Sikhism. The festival has been traditionally observed in the Punjab region. In America there is usually a parade commemorating the Vaisakhi celebration. In Manhattan, New York City - people come out to do "Seva" (selfless service) such as giving out free food, and completing any other labor that needs to be done.
The Vaisakhi 5K® Run is a one-of-a-kind race—rooted in the heart of New York’s Sikh sangat—celebrating community, faith, and sport. A premiere athletic event in the community, the Vaisakhi 5K is now in its sixth year, drawing vibrant crowds and celebrity athletes to the city every Spring. In accordance with the Sikh beliefs of "SEVA AND TREATING ALL MANKIND AS ONE" - The Vaisakhi 5K Run is open for everyone who would like to join.