Your race registration includes: 

  • A cold and crisp Mass Riot at the finish line.

  • Chip timed, closed course 5k race.

  • Craft Master Grand glass for all finishers.

  • Retro Soft Felt Pennant Swag

  • Custom Knit Scarf - Charity and Team Swag Upgrades 

  • Finish line party with live music, yard games and food trucks at the brewery.

  • After party open to friends and family

  • 10am Race Start Time


Sign up with your running club, corporation, or neighborhood by Sept 6! Teams of 10+ runners receive unique Mass Riot 5K swag. 

Running solo? You can earn Team swag just by donating $20 at checkout to race beneficiary Community Action Programs Cayuga/Seneca (CAP), which fights the local war on poverty. CAP administers over a dozen programs including domestic violence services, food pantry, homeless intervention, emergency services, and supportive housing for young adults. 


prison city brewing & pub

mass riot ipa - 6.5%

Twice ranked by Paste Magazine as 1st and 6th best IPA in the country. Mass Riot is reason alone to run this race. The Riot IPA gets a hazy Massachusetts-style makeover with oats, wheat, Simcoe, Amarillo, and Citra. ​

Prison City consistently grabs attention at brewfests around NY state and beyond with their other sour beers like Cherry Poppins and Cool Hand Cuke, Another favorite is Puff Puff Shiv, a brown ale dosed with 50 boxes of Cocoa Puffs cereal. 

RACE COURSE & packet pickup

Start and finish in front of Prison City Brewing & Pub at 28 State Street, Auburn, NY 

Early bib pickup & parking

  • Friday Night from 5:00 - 8:00 p.m. at the new Prison City Pub and Brewery North Street Urban Farm

Mark your calendars: have a beer and get your bib early so you can sleep in on race day! T-shirts, growlers, buckets, magnets, koozies and other merchandise will be available for sale. This year we are celebrating the newest Prison City location for Packet Pickup Only. 


  • 8:30 a.m. at the brewery. Race time is 10:00 a.m. At the Original State Street Prison City Pub and Brewery 

There is ample parking throughout Auburn on Saturday mornings. Give your self time to walk to the start line from the various surface lots and street parking. We highly recommend the Auburn Municipal Garage on Lincoln St.


Given in 10 year increments beginning with under ten years, up to 70+. Overall 1st, 2nd, 3rd place awarded to men and women. 


Visit the Harriet Tubman House (pictured), Owasco Lake, the Cayuga Museum of History & Art  historic inns and more in the beautiful Finger Lakes region.