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The Carying Place Tenth Annual Labor Day “Race for Home”

  • 8003 Regency Parkway Cary, NC, 27518 United States (map)

The Carying Place's (TCP) Tenth Annual Labor Day “Race for Home”. It is a family-friendly, community event with 10K and 5K races (competitive and recreational) as well as family activities. Events include a family fun mile, raffle ticket purchase for prizes, center stage entertainment during the races and music for the entire family. Well-mannered dogs on leashes are welcome to cheer on the runners (races are for humans only). Community as well as pet/dog service vendors will also be present. Parents may participate in the race with kids in strollers but all kids must be registered (FREE but $10 donation requested) and numbered.

The race venue is Koka Booth Amphitheater. Race registration fees are 10K - $40 per person and 5K - $30 per person with a $5 additional fee for anyone registering after August 29th. The family fun mile is no cost but requires online registration with a $10 donation requested. More race information, sponsorship sign-up and online registration can be found at All proceeds from this event will support and give a hand up to the families we serve.

Media Contact: Leslie Covington, Executive Director;
Email:; Phone: (919) 462-1800

Earlier Event: September 4
The Carying Place Labor Day Race for Home