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Join the Delaware River Towns Chamber of Commerce and New Hope Celebrates as we kick off Pride Fest 2018 with a 5K Run and a 1 Mile Health Walk through the streets of Lambertville and New Hope. The event is sure to draw hundreds of supporters. Be sure to wear your best PRIDE colors as we celebrate diversity and inclusiveness in our community.
Race registration is $35 in advance online at:www.delawarerivertowns.com/PRIDE5and $45 the day of the race. Proceeds will support the Chambers programs and New Hope Celebrates.New Hope Celebrates (NHC), is a nonprofit organization focused on highlighting the history and cultural nuances of New Hope, PA while stimulating the retail, hospitality, and professional community. NHC is comprised of an Executive Board that drives activities and events that serve the diverse LGBT populace through the creation and promotion of marketing opportunities, educational activities, and cultural events
The race course has been approved by the governing bodies in both Lambertville and New Hope. Course marshaling will be provided by the Lambertville and New Hope police departments and volunteers.
Businesses interested in sponsoring the race may contact the Delaware River Towns Chamber of Commerce at609-397-0055for sponsorship information.
The race will start promptly at8 a.m.at the Lambertville Station. Runners are encouraged to arrive no later than7:15 amand will be running rain, or shine.Starting and ending in downtown Lambertville, the course will take runners across the historic and charming Lambertville-New Hope Bridge, through the streets of bustling and festive downtown New Hope, back across the bridge and through Lambertvilles historic downtown business district. Runners will be electronically chip timed, the first 800 participants who pre-register will receive a commemorative race shirt. Prizes will be awarded to the winners.