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Seasonal runs, charity walks on Long Island

Participants run during the 12th Annual City Council Turkey Trot held on the Long Beach boardwalk. Photo Credit: Steve Pfost

VETERANS CROSS-COUNTRY 4K RUN. Northport VA Medical Center, 79 Middleville Rd., Northport, 631-922-5405, nrcrun.org. Walk at 9:30 a.m. No pets, baby joggers. Benefits hospitalized veterans. Fee See website. Date 10 a.m. Nov. 3. 

 

ISF THE EXCEPTIONAL RACE 10K RUN, 5K WALK/RUN, KIDS FUN RUN. Rotary Park, Candee and Gillette avenues, Sayville, strongislandrunningclub.com. Free fun run...

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VETERANS CROSS-COUNTRY 4K RUN. Northport VA Medical Center, 79 Middleville Rd., Northport, 631-922-5405, nrcrun.org. Walk at 9:30 a.m. No pets, baby joggers. Benefits hospitalized veterans. Fee See website. Date 10 a.m. Nov. 3. 

 

ISF THE EXCEPTIONAL RACE 10K RUN, 5K WALK/RUN, KIDS FUN RUN. Rotary Park, Candee and Gillette avenues, Sayville, strongislandrunningclub.com. Free fun run 8:30 a.m. Register by Oct. 31. Fee 5k $25, 10k $30; $35 each race day. Date 9 a.m. Nov. 3. 

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MATTHEW’S TURKEY TROT 5K, CHICKEN RUN 1K AND BONE MARROW DRIVE. West Harbor Memorial Beach Bayville, 516-695-5137, nwsdy.li/mattsturkeytrot. Fun run 9 a.m. Fee $25, $35 race day, $10 fun run. Date 9:45 a.m. Nov. 3. 

CANCERCARE LUNG CANCER WALK FOR HOPE. Golf course, 1 Southwoods Rd., Woodbury, 212-712-6165, community.cancercare.org/lungcancerwalk. Benefits cancer causes. Fee See website. Date 9:30 a.m. Nov. 4.

EVELYN KNAPP 5K RUN TO REMEMBER, 3K WELLNESS WALK. Sunken Meadow State Park, Kings Park, 631-675-6513, strengthforlifeny.org. 5k trail run 8:30 a.m.; 3k walk on boardwalk 9 a.m. Benefits Strength for Life. Fee $25, $15 younger than 14; $30 after Nov. 2. Date 8:30 a.m. Nov. 4. 

MULTI-CHARITY 5K RUN/WALK/ROLL/STROLL. Eisenhower Park, 1899 Hempstead Tpke., East Meadow, 516-378-2000 x355, cpnassau5k.greatfeats.com. Benefits Cerebral Palsy Association. Fee $25, plus pledges. Date 9 a.m. Nov. 4. 

FAIRWAY MARKET 5K TURKEY TROT. Eisenhower Park, 1899 Hempstead Tpke., East Meadow, 516-442-0117, runsignup.com/Race/NY/EastMeadow/FairwayMarket5kTurkeyTrot. Fun run 8:40 a.m. Bring food donation. Fee See website. Date 9 a.m. Nov. 10. 

LONG ISLAND RUN FOR THE WARRIORS 5K, 10K, 1-MILE RUNS. Town Hall, 200 Sunrise Hwy., Lindenhurst, 910-381-8272, runforthewarriors.org. Benefits veterans. Fee See website. Date 7:30 a.m. Nov. 10. 

PINE BARRENS MARATHON AND HALF MARATHON. Sarnoff Pine Barrens Preserve, Route 104, Riverhead, 631-369-1557, jayasports.com. Park at 310 Center Drive South; shuttle bus 6:45-8:15 a.m. No strollers, dogs. Fee $70 half marathon, $90 marathon, $120 relay. Date 9 a.m. Nov. 10. 

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INTEGRATED MEDICAL FOUNDATION BLUE RIBBON RUN FOR PROSTATE CANCER 5K. Syosset-Woodbury Community Park, 7800 Jericho Tpke., Woodbury, 516-349-7646, imfcares.org. Benefits men’s health, prostate cancer causes; free PSA screenings ages 40 and older 8-10 a.m. Fee $25, $30 race day. Date 9:30 a.m. Nov. 11. 

BROOKHAVEN TRAIL HALF MARATHON. Brookhaven State Park, William Floyd Pkwy., Wading River, 631-806-4649, strongislandrunningclub.com. Fee $60, $70 after Nov. 16. Date 9 a.m. Nov. 18. 

CITY COUNCIL 10K TURKEY TROT. Boardwalk at New York Ave., Long Beach, 516-431-3890, longbeachny.gov/rec. Fun run 8:30 a.m. Check-in 6:30 a.m. at Long Beach Catholic Regional School, 735 W. Bdwy. Bring nonperishable food item. Fee $25, $30 race day, $5 fun run. Date 9 a.m. Nov. 18. 

SHOREHAM-WADING RIVER THANKSGIVING DAY 5K. School, 3 Miller Ave., Shoreham, 631-821-8116, swrschools.org. Fun run 8:15 a.m. 1-mile, 5k, 5-mile runs. Benefits high school scholarship fund. Fee $15, $20 race day. Date 8 a.m. Nov. 22. 

PORT WASHINGTON 5-MILE TURKEY TROT/WALK. Beach Park, Manorhaven Blvd., Manorhaven, 516-767-2121, portchest.org. Benefits community chest. Fee See website. Date 8:30 a.m. Nov. 22. 

GAVIN’S GOT HEART 5K TURKEY TROT/WALK. Town Hall, 655 Main St., Islip, elitefeats.com. Pets, strollers welcome. Fee $20, $10 12 and younger. Date 8 a.m. Nov. 22. 

GARDEN CITY TURKEY TROT RACES. St. Paul’s School , 285 Stewart Ave., Garden City, 516-515-1598, gcturkeytrot.com. Challenger division for special needs athletes 8:30 a.m., fun run 9:15 a.m., 5-mile 10 a.m. Benefits various charities. Fee 5-mile $25, $35 race day; fun run $15, $20 race day; challenger division free. Date 8:30 a.m. Nov. 22. 

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OYSTER BAY 5K TURKEY TROT. South Street and Audrey Avenue, Oyster Bay, runsignup.com. Check-in at Roosevelt Elementary School, 150 W. Main St. Fee See website. Date 9:30 a.m. Nov. 22. 

SMILES TURKEY 5K TROT, 1.5-MILE WALK. Corey Beach, Corey Avenue, Blue Point, 631-289-3990, smilesturkeytrot.org.  Fee $20, $25 after Oct. 31; fun run: $10, $15 after Oct. 31. Date 9 a.m. Nov. 22. 

MONTAUK RUN FOR FUN TURKEY TROT AROUND FORT POND. Village Green, Main Street, Montauk, 631-324-2417, montaukchamber.com. 3-mile, 6-mile races. Check-in at 742 Montauk Hwy. Fee See website. Date 10 a.m. Nov. 22. 

NISSEQUOGUE RIVER STATE PARK FOUNDATION 1K TURKEY TROT AND 5K RUN FOR THE PARK. Nissequogue River State Park, 799 St. Johnland Rd., Kings Park, 516-437-4000, ourstatepark.com.  Fee 5K $24, $30 after Nov. 21; 1K $10. Date 9 a.m. Nov. 22. 

TOWNWIDE FUND OF HUNTINGTON 4-MILE THANKSGIVING DAY RUN. American Legion Hall, Route 110, Halesite, 631-271-3349, elitefeats.com.  Fee $20 by Nov. 13, $25 by Nov. 20, $40 race day; $10 fun run. Date 9 a.m. Nov. 22. 

CONQUER THE HILLS 5K, 2.6-MILE HIKE. County Park, 503 Horseblock Rd., Farmingville, conquerthehills.com. Fee $15, $25 race day; $10 children, $15 race day. Date 9 a.m. Nov. 23.

MOUNT SINAI TURKEY TROT 5K. High school, 110 N. Country Rd., Mount Sinai, runsignup.com. Fee $25, $30 after Nov. 22; fun run $10, $15 after Nov. 22. Date 9 a.m. Nov. 24. 

ST. BRIGID/OUR LADY OF HOPE 5K RUN/WALK. St. Brigid/Our Lady of Hope Regional School, 101 Maple Ave., Westbury, elitefeats.com. Fun run 8:30 a.m. Fee See website. Date 9 a.m. Nov. 24.

NEW YORK BLOOD CENTER’S ROB’S RUN 5K. Stillwell Woods, Syosset, 516-349-7646, glirc.org.  Fee $26, $30 race day, half off high school students, younger. Date Date Date 9 a.m. Nov. 25. 

DECEMBER

SANTACON. Eisenhower Park, 1899 Hempstead Tpke., East Meadow, runsignup.com. Fee $25, free fun run. Date 9 a.m. Dec. 1. 

JINGLE BELL 5K RUN/WALK. USA Building, North Campus, Hofstra University, Hempstead Tpke., Hempstead, 631-319-8797, jbr.org/longisland. Fee $40. Date 10 a.m. Dec. 1. 

JINGLE BELL 5K. Boardwalk at Grand Blvd., Long Beach, 516-431-3890, longbeachny.gov/rec. Wearable lights encouraged. Benefits Toys for Tots. Fee $25, plus unwrapped toy. Date 6 p.m. Dec. 1. 

SEAFORD WELLNESS HOT CHOCOLATE 5K RUN/WALK. High School, 1575 Seamans Neck Rd., Seaford, 516-384-8536, seafordwellness.com. Fee $25, $35 after Nov. 29. Date 9 a.m. Dec. 1. 

SANTA’S 5K TOY TROT, MRS. CLAUS 1-MILER AND RUDOLPH’S FUN RUN. Shorefront Park, Rider Avenue and Smith Street, Patchogue, 516-220-8574, santas5ktoytrot.com. Strollers, Santas welcome; donate unwrapped toy.  Fee $30, $35 race day. Date 11 a.m. Dec. 2. 

TOUGH COOKIE 8K TRAIL RACE. Field 3, Sunken Meadow State Park, Kings Park, runsignup.com. Fee See website. Date 10 a.m. Dec. 2. 

INDIAN ISLAND TRAIL 5K AND 15K. Indian Island County Park, County Road 105, Riverhead, 631-369-1557, jayasports.com Fee See website. Date 9 a.m. Dec. 8. 

SNOWBALL RUN 5-MILER. Tavolo Kitchen and Pizza, 1919 Wantagh Ave., Wantagh, 516-557-2325 x3, wantaghchamber.com No strollers, dogs. Fee $25, $30 race day. Date 8 a.m. Dec. 8. 

JINGLE ALL THE WAY 5K. Cedar Creek Park, 3340 Merrick Rd., Seaford, 516-442-0117, raceawesome.com With fun run 8:40 a.m. Donate unwrapped toy. Fee See website. Date 9 a.m. Dec. 9.

HO HO HO 5K RUN. JFK Middle School, 500 Broadway, Bethpage, 516-349-7646, glirc.org. Free fun run 8:45 a.m., costume parade 9 a.m. Fee $25, $12.50 younger than 16. Date 9:30 a.m. Dec. 15. 

GLIRC HECKSCHER TO CONNETQUOT 9.3-MILE TRAIL RUN. Field 5, Heckscher State Park, East Islip, 516-349- 7646, glirc.org. Fee Free. Date 8 a.m. Dec. 16. 

SANTA 5K. Field 2, Eisenhower Park, 1899 Hempstead Tpke., East Meadow, 516-797-2685, lirrc.org. Fee Check website. Date 9 a.m. Dec. 16. 

JANUARY

STATE PARK WINTER RUN SERIES. Long Island State Parks, Belmont Lake State Park, P.O. Box 247, Babylon, 631-321-3510. Four races. Fee Call for details. Date 11 a.m. Sundays.