Presenting the 18th Annual Somers Great Escape 5k! This is a true “destination” race. Come enjoy a USATF Certified Course, that winds you through the bucolic scenery of Somers, CT. Immediately after the race, take in the parade, which officially opens the historic 4-Town Fair. Then, head to the Fair for some awesome food, rides, and a “Free Beverage for a Race Bib” at the beer garden, hosted by the Somers Rotary! Bring the family and enjoy the day in Somers!

When: Saturday, September 16th 2016
Where: Somers High School – 2 Vision Blvd, Somers, CT 06071
Time: 5k starts at 8:00 A.M. Bib pickup and race day registration open by 7:00AM.

Sign up by 9/1, receive our iconic t-shirt and personalized bib!
Everyone receives a Finisher Medal!
Scantic Valley Farm Pumpkins to Age Division Winners & Top-3 Overall!
$500 Male & Female Overall Course Record Bonus!

Other Race Amenities:
D.J. – Vendor Displays – Course Closed to Vehicles – Professional “Chip” Timing
Post Race Parade – 4 Town Fair Official Opening

USATF Certified 5k Course: CT4025JHP

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All proceeds from the race benefit the Somers Rotary Club Scholarship Foundation! For more information please visit their website at

Thank You to our 2016 Somers Great Escape Corporate Partners:

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