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Matzohball 5K and 1-Mile Fun Run

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

Temple Isaiah is once again proud to sponsor the 15th Annual Matzohball 5k & 1 Mile Fun Run, Sunday, June 2, 2019 @ 9 AM at Centennial Park (South entrance - near Pavilions A, B, C) This is a family event for runners or walkers. Both the 5K race and the 1 mile fun run/walk courses are around beautiful Centennial Park located off Route 108 in Ellicott City, Maryland. The race starts and finishes near Pavilions A, B & C and follows the paved foot paths around the lake.

To visit the official race page:

Entry Fees 5K and 1 Mile

$25 for Individuals by May 15th (pre-registration)

$40 for Families by May 15th (pre-registration)

$30 for Individuals after May 15th (late registration) - t-shirt not guaranteed after May 15th

$45 for Families after May 15th (late registration) - t-shirt not guaranteed after May 15th

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 15th to guarantee T-shirt availability on race day.

Prefer a a paper form?  Download and Mail-in the attached form.

Race Information

Packet Pick-up 

Saturday, June 1st, 2019, 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


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.


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


Will be given to the top male and female finisher 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.

Corporate Sponsorships  

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


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


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

Event Guidelines

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. 


Please review the Charm City Run Weather and Event Cancellation policy here prior to registering for this event. If you have any questions about the policy please email us at prior to registering.