The U.S. Navy (USN), U.S. Marine Corps (USMC) and U.S. Coast Guard (USCG) will be showcasing the latest capabilities of today’s maritime services with activities that the whole family can enjoy at this year’s Fleet Week at Liberty State Park celebration on Sunday, May 26th. NEW this year—a 1 Mile Fun Run, a USATF Certified 5K Race and a Youth City Challenge Obstacle Race (for ages 5-12), produced and hosted by City Challenge Obstacle Race of Jersey City. Fleet Week at Liberty State Park is free; there is a fee for participating in the runs: $20/1 Mile Fun Run, $35/5K Run, and $40/Youth City Challenge Obstacle Race. The organization is offering a special $10 discount to veterans and all those currently serving in the military—www.FleetWeek5K.com and use code “HERO.” To register for the Youth City Challenge Obstacle Race, visit https://runsignup.com/Race/NJ/JerseyCity/YouthCityChallengeRaceatLibertyStatePark.
(Note: those registering with the code will be required to show appropriate ID when picking up their race packets).
There will be a performance by U.S. Fleet Forces "Brass Band;" USN and USMC aerial demonstrations and helicopter static displays; USN Dive Tank; USMC Martial Arts Program demonstration and pull-up challenge; USCG Search and Rescue demonstration; USCG Silent Drill Team and USMC Battle Color Detachment performances; military static displays, including Stewards of the Sea, World War I Commission, Submarine Forces, USMC ordnance and vehicles; kids activities, bounce houses and face painting, food trucks and much more!
Admission is free; registration fees for run/walk/obstacel race are $20/1 Mile F
City Challenge Obstacle Roace
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