Steven Derks Memorial 5K @ Faith Bible Church
May 28 @ 8:00 am

Pre-registration, parking and post-race refreshments will be at the church. The certified 5K route will be across the street on the campus roads of MCC.

Anna’s Wish 5K Run/2.5K Walk @ Black Creek Park
Jun 19 @ 8:00 am

This is a 5K run/2.5K walk that can be in-person or virtual for fun or for seasoned runners. The proceeds benefit Anna’s Wish, a non-profit charity that provides gifts and services for children dealing with pediatric cancer and their families that they cannot obtain on their own.

Oak Tree Half Marathon & 5k @ Geneseo Central School
Sep 4 @ 8:00 am – 11:15 am

The Oak Tree Half Marathon* (ROCHESTER RUNNER OF THE YEAR RACE) is the premier distance running race in the region. Run through the National Historic Landmark District of Geneseo and head into the Genesee Valley past 300 year old oak savannahs, sheep pastures, and horse farms.

Event also includes a 5k and kids fun run.

The course features spectacular scenery with a small town feel but includes all of the amenities you would expect at a big city race.

Heritage Hero Run + Stroll + Roll @ Seabreeze Amusement Park
Sep 10 all-day

The Heritage Hero is a walk, 5K and 10K race that supports people with developmental disabilities, children and seniors through the work of Heritage Christian Services.
Both events start and end inside Seabreeze Amusement Park.

Monroe Community College’s 16th Annual 5K Walk/Run for Scholarships @ MCC's 5K Walk/Run for Scholarships
Oct 1 all-day

Homecoming Fun for the entire family! The Monroe Community College Foundation is sponsoring an on-campus/virtual 5K Walk/Run for Scholarships. The live on-campus race will be held on Saturday, October 1 and will be timed by robinhoodracing. The virtual race will be held on Saturday and Sunday, October 1-2 2022. Prizes will only be awarded for the live race only. The event includes commemorative t-shirt and special race challenges. Early registration – $20 by September 27; thereafter $30; Current MCC students – $10. Register at or call 585-585-685-6020.

East Avenue Grocery Run @ Third Presbyterian Church
Nov 5 all-day

The East Avenue Grocery Run is a 5k fundraiser for Rochester-area food pantries. Thanks to our generous sponsors, participants and volunteers, the 2021 event contributed $55,000 to feed hungry people! Please join us in-person or virtually on November 5, 2022 and enjoy our fast, flat course down East Avenue, across the Genesee and along the Riverway Trail!