43rd Annual
Buckley's - Kennedy's
5K Charity Run

June 11, 2023 | 10am | Rain or Shine

Register to Run: about 43rd Annual
Buckley's - Kennedy's
5K Charity Run

Peggy and Bernie Baldinger
Helen Brown
Bob Golden
Noreen Thompson

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The beloved race & picnic is back for its 43rd year!

Lace up your running shoes, and bring your appetite. At 10am on Sunday, June 11th the starting gun will go off for the 43rd time, honoring five beloved members of our Brooklyn/Queens community. The race will weave through the community of Breezy Point, before ending at the Family Fun Picnic.

Here’s the link to book your spot in the race (same as button above).

  • Adults: $40
  • Youth Runners (Under 18): $20

And if you’d like to sponsor one part of the event, select your level below:

In-Person Registration

In-person registration starts today! Stop by Buckley’s or Kennedy’s and register to run!

Friday, June 9

Buckley’s Restaurant | 3–8 p.m.
Kennedy’s Restaurant | 4–7 p.m.

Saturday, June 10

Buckley’s Restaurant | 12–8 p.m.
2 p.m. REGISTRATION PARTY at Buckley’s, ft. DJ Suds
Kennedy’s Restaurant | 1–5 p.m.

Sunday, June 11

Near Start Line | 7–9 a.m.

In front of the NYPD Center — located on Rockaway Point Blvd/State Road (between Barret Road and Hero Road)

For those who registered online, bib and t-shirt pick up is at Buckley’s only on 6/9 & 6/10, or near start on 6/11

Buckley’s Restaurant | 2926 Avenue S, Brooklyn

Kennedy’s Restaurant | 406 Bayside Rockaway Point, Queens

Race Day Details


Runner and Post Race Parking located at: NYPD Center
(For GPS, please use the address of St. Genevieve’s Church: 6 Beach 178th Street, Breezy Point, NY 11697 located across the street from the Reserve Center)

Shuttle Buses:

Shuttle Buses will run between: NYPD Center and Breezy Point Ball Field, 8:30 AM to 4:00 PM

Post Race Party:

Breezy Point Ball Field, 11:00 AM to 3:00 PM


Questions? Mario Principato at 917.364.7715 or mario.principato@heartshare.org