Lights on the Lake 5K

Sun November 19, 2023 Liverpool, NY 13088 US Directions


Lights on the Lake 5K

6:00AM EST - 7:30AM EST


106 Lake Drive
Liverpool, NY US 13088


Lights on the Lake 5K!

Celebrate the 34th Anniversary of Wegmans Lights on the Lake with a 5K!


Sunday, November 19, 2023 at 6:00am

Get ready for the holiday season by running through the magical Lights on the Lake.  This early morning 5K will start at 6:00am- before sunrise so that you can enjoy the beauty of all of the light displays!  The race will start at the Marina Parking Lot within Onondaga Lake Park. Each participant will receive a Upstate Orthopedic cross body bag, a 2023 Lights on the Lake beanie and other great swag! A limited edition 2023 LOL 5k Ornaments will be given out to the top 3 finishers in each age level (these will be mailed after the race).
The race will be capped at 750 participants.

Top Prizes

The top racers in each age/gender category receive a limited edition 2023 Lights on the Lake 5k ornament!
(this is different than the 2023 Lights on the Lake Ornament currently on sale at


Packet Pick Ups

November 18th- 10am-Noon - Griffin Visitor Center (next to the Wegmans Playground), 106 Lake Drive, Liverpool, NY 13088 
November 19th- (Race Day)- 5:00am- Marina Parking Lot


Help us give back...

A portion of the proceeds and all donations will go to Upstate Golisano Children's Hospital.  We will also be collecting unwrapped toys for Upstate Golisano Children's Hospital to use for the children that are spending the holidays in the hospital. 
Check out their Amazon Wishlist here:
Also check out the more general wish list below*: 
  • Fisher Price Rattles
  • Fisher Price or iPlay Stacking and Sorting Toys
  • Fisher Price or Baby Einstein Light Up and Musical Toys
  • Vtech or Baby Einstein Crib Soothers
  • Preschool
  • Lego Duplo Blocks
  • Fisher Price Little People
  • Plastic Baby Dolls
  • Cars and Trucks
  • School Age
  • Legos
  • Barbies
  • Matchbox Cars
  • Action Figures
  • Bath and Body Works Sets
  • Nerf Basketball/Football Sets
  • SU/Sports Clothing
  • Gift Cards 
Art Supplies
  • Craft Kits, Sketch Books, Journals
Books and activity books! (especially for Teens)
Touch and Feel Board Books, Crayola Color Wonder Mess Free Coloring Books, Adult Coloring books, Paint by Sticker books 
  • * Due to safety and infection control guidelines Upstate Golisano Children's Hospital is unable to accept the following items: used items of any kind, homemade food, blankets, pillows, or gift wrapped items.


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