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Sat, Apr 27


Palmerton Community Park

Raising the House 2024 5K Run/Walk

Raising the House is proud to host it's annual 5K! Funds for this event support the mission of the Raising the House organization, to provide financial assistance to students and families within the Palmerton Area School District while honoring the memory of Blaine House.

Raising the House 2024 5K Run/Walk
Raising the House 2024 5K Run/Walk

Time & Location

Apr 27, 2024, 9:00 AM

Palmerton Community Park, Palmerton, PA, USA

About the Event

Registration & T-Shirt Information

  • In-Person Registrations until April 12th are $25.00 and T-Shirts are guaranteed.
  • In-Person Registrations after April 12th are $30.00 and T-Shirts are NOT guaranteed.
  • Virtual Registrations placed before April 12th are gauranteed to have the shirt delivered to your home prior to race day.
  • Virtual Registrations placed after April 12th are NOT gauranteed a T-shirt. 
  • T-Shirts must be picked up by the start of the race, otherwise they are forfeited. 

Race Day Information

  • Registration begins at 8:00 a.m.
  • Run/Walk starts at 9:00am
  • Loop with Start/Finish at the Borough Park, Third and Franklin Ave, Palmerton, PA.

For safety reasons, bicycles will not be permitted on the course during the race.

Packet & T-Shirt Pick-Up

Pre-Registration Packet Pick-up will be at the Palmerton Borough Hall on Friday April 26th from 6-8pm.

Prizes and Awards

Awards will be given to the top overall male and female runner with additional awards for the top three male and female finishers in the following age groups: 

  • 12 and under
  • 13-18
  • 19-29
  • 30-39
  • 40-49
  • 50-59
  • 60-69
  • 70 and up

Awards for the Kids Fun Run are TBD.

Race Results

Race results will be posted to the Raising the House website and Facebook Page within 3 business days after the race. 

Virtual Race Option

Based on the success of last year's virtual race, we will be offering a virtual race option this year. Please note, virtual race participants are not eligible for awards. 


  • In-Person Race Registration

    Sale ends: Apr 12, 11:59 PM

    T-Shirt and packet pick-up is on Friday, April 26th at the Palmerton Borough Hall from 6-8pm.

    Tax: +$1.05 Processing+$0.65 service fee
  • Virtual Race Registration

    Sale ends: Apr 12, 11:59 PM

    Virtual race registration include a T-Shirt that will be mailed to your address. Virtual participants are not eligible for awards and are not included in the official race results. All virtual participants who submit a race photo will be included in a raffle sponsored by Raising the House.

    Tax: +$0.84 Processing+$0.52 service fee



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Thank you to our 2024 sponsors!

Platinum Sponsors
Silver Sponsors
Kelly Conforti Counseling
Iron Valley Real Estate Northeast
Blue Ridge Cable
Working Dog Press
Bronze Sponsors
Koehler Marvin Realty
Carbon Search and Settlement
Palmerton Garage Door
Country Harvest
Hill Farms
Jim Christman Realty
Friends & Family Sponsors
Cait House
Leon George II School Buses
Ozala & McKinley Law Office
DeSousa Oil & Service
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