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Matzohball 5K and 1-Mile Fun Run

  • Centennial Park 10000 Maryland 108 Ellicottt City, MD 21042 USA (map)

Online Registration is now closed. Registration will be available at the Packet Pick-up Session listed below as well as on-site on race day morning.

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Join us at Centennial Park in Ellicott City for this year's Matzohball 5K and 1-mile fun run taking place on June 3rd! Stay after the race for Family Wellness Day, a free community event with family activities, community booths, entertainment and prizes.

Entry Fees

$25 for Individuals by May 18th (pre-registration)

$40 for Families by May 18th (pre-registration)

$30 for Individuals after May 18th (late registration) - t-shirt not guaranteed after May 18th

$45 for Families after May 18th (late regsitration) - t-shirt not guaranteed after May 18th

Family registration is limited to six people and must be immediate family members.  Entry fee for individual or family includes one t-shirt.  Additional t-shirts are $10.  Entry fee is non-refundable and non-transferable.

Must register by May 18th to guarantee T-shirt availability on race day.

Please click here for printable mail-in registration form.

Race Information

Packet Pick-Up

Saturday, June 2nd, 2018, 10:00AM - 3:00PM
Charm City Run Columbia
7090 Deepage Drive, Columbia, MD 21045
(410) 531-6846

Race Day
beginning at 7:30 a.m.
Centennial Park at the Starting Area


Water provided at mile two and bagels, fruit and water provided at the finish.


Both the 5K and 1-mile walk courses are around Centennial Park, located off Route 108 in Ellicott City. The race starts and finishes near Pavilions A, B and C, near the playground and follows the paved foot paths around the lake.


Awards will be given to the top male and female finishers as well as the top three finishers in the following age categories: 11 and under, 12-14, 15-18, 19-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, and 60 and over. 

Special age group awards for TI members (male and female) 1st place only.


Stay after the race for Family Wellness Day, a free community event with family activities, community booths, entertainment and prizes.


Sponsorship opportunities are available! Sponsors will have logo featured in marketing materials, race t-shirt and website.  

Minimum $300 contribution to have logo included on T-Shirt.  Contact Barry Dubin at


DreamBuilders, Grassroots Crisis Intervention Center, Hopeworks and Temple Isaiah in Howard County, MD.


Please no baby joggers, strollers, roller blades, skates, bikes, dogs, pets or headphones allowed on the race course. Your race number must be worn on your front and must be visible. DO NOT exchange or give your race number to another participant.

Have questions about Matzohball 5K & 1-Mile Fun Run? Contact Charm City Run Events