KeyportFest 5K

11/4/2023 Keyport, NJ 07735 US Directions


T-shirts guaranteed to the first 300 registrants


8:30AM EDT
For Active Military and Veterans

5K - Military Discount

8:30AM EDT

2023 KeyportFest 5K is Postponed to 11/4/23

New Date: 11/4/2023

As you are aware, due to the severe weather on race day Saturday, September 23, 2023, the KeyportFest 5k was postponed.

We are happy to announce a new race date of Saturday, November 4, 2023.

Same start time of 8:30 am.

As a preregistered runner, you will have one of three options – 1.) run the race on the new date    2.) opt for a refund or 3.) donate your race entry fee.

We are asking for your selection by midnight, Wednesday, October 25.

If no selection is made by that date, we will assume that you will be participating in the November 4, 2023 race date.

Pre-race packet pick up will be on Friday, November 3, 2023 at Keyport Boro Hall from 2 pm until 7 pm.

There will also be race date packet pick up on Saturday, November 4 at Waterfront Park near the gazebo starting at 7 am until race time.

If you need assistance or have any questions, please email us.

Thank you for your understanding and we look forward to seeing you at the start line again soon!


Here Are Your Options:

We will transfer your registration to the new event date once it is set, and look forward to having you join us. Thanks for your patience!

You understand that events are expensive, even when cancelled, and you want us to keep your registration fees to help cover our costs. We deeply appreciate your generosity and look forward to seeing you at an event soon.

We understand. We hope you can join us next time.


Waterfront Park
American Legion Drive
Keyport, NJ US 07735


Presented by the Keyport Recreation Committee

Saturday, September 23, 2023 November 4, 2023
• Registration begins at 7:00 AM • 5k Start Time is 8:30 AM
Entry fee of $35 through 11/1/23 and on raceday

Discounted entry fee of $30 for students under age 21, Seniors 65 and over, and Military through 11/1/23 and on raceday

• 5K Tech Race Shirt Guaranteed to the first 300 pre-registrants for the 5k
• Awards for Top 3 Overall & Age Groups 5k (No Duplicate Awards except for Emergency Services, Military/Vet & Keyport Resident)
• 50 minute course cut off time • Post Race Refreshments and Raffles -  KeyportFest 5K Pint Glasses for entrants
• Computerized Results / USATF Certified 5K Course
• Award for First Male and Female Keyport Emergency Services Personnel
• Check-In at Waterfront Park at the Pavilion - Startline at 12 West Front St.
• We will have packet pick up at the Keyport Boro Hall on Friday, November 3rd from 2:00 pm until 7 pm. Runners can also pick up their race packet and race shirt on race day, Saturday, November 4th starting at 7 AM until 8:15 AM at Keyport Waterfront Park

• Food Drive For Ministerium Food Pantry - Donate A Non Perishable item And Receive a Chance for a Raffle
For more info., please call the Recreation Hotline at 732-739-5145 or Email:

*** Team Challenge****

Recruit your friends, family, neighbors or coworkers for a fun team event!
- Awards to fastest Co-Ed team (qualifying scoring team must be at least 3 male and 2 female)
- Award to largest participating team

USATF-NJ Paul Miller Auto Group LDR Grand Prix

The KeyportFest 5K is a 500 point USATFNJ Grand Prix event.

For USATF-NJ Paul Miller Auto Group LDR Grand Prix rules, click here

For current Grand Prix Standings, click here


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