Participants of the 2011 Chilly Chili 5K Run/Walk take off at the starting line. This year’s 3.1 mile event will begin at 1 p.m. Jan. 29 on Emory Avenue, in front of Cazenovia Middle School. Pre-registration is available online at chillychili.com.
Cazenovia The Eighth Annual Cazenovia Jewelry Chilly Chili 5K Run/Walk is rapidly approaching.
This year’s race will be held on Sunday, Jan. 29. The race will begin at 1 p.m. in front of the Cazenovia Middle School at 31 Emory Ave. All who pre-register online or by mail on or by Jan. 20 will receive a 2012 Chilly Chili 5K Run/Walk T-shirt.
Visit chillychili.com to register online for a fee of $20 (plus a $1 processing fee).
Race day registration will take place in the Cazenovia High School/Middle School Cafeteria from 11 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. and the fee will be $25.
There will be a pre-race packet pickup from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Fleet Feet Sports, 5800 Bridge St., East Syracuse, on Saturday, Jan. 28.
The 8th Annual Chilly Chili Party will be hosted by Cazenovia College at the Athletic facility on Liberty Street directly following the race and is free to all registered participants.
Following the race, all are invited to enjoy live music by Just Joe and taste specialty chili and bread.
Food sponsors include: Cazenovia College, Caz Pizza, Circa, Dave’s Diner at Common Grounds, Lincklaen House, Subway of Cazenovia, The Blue Canoe Grill, The Foggy Goggle Restaurant and Sports Bar, The Golden Pheasant Restaurant, The Purple Salamander Café, The “20” Restaurant and Steakhouse and Tops Friendly Markets.
Select brews (ID required) will be available from sponsors: Butternuts Beer & Ale, Cooperstown Brewing Company and Tri-Valley Beverage. Angel’s Deli will help attendees top off their tasting experience with a sweet treat.
The Chilly Chili 5K Run/Walk is a fundraiser to benefit the Cazenovia Children’s House, Inc. Cazenovia Children’s House provides early childhood care and education to children from birth though 5th grade and serves more than 130 families in Cazenovia and surrounding communities.
All proceeds support programming and tuition assistance for qualifying families.
The Chilly Chili 5K Run/Walk is made possible by individual and business sponsorships.
Many thanks to Bryant and Stratton College, Cazenovia College, Chary Griffin Hunt Realty, Eagle Newspapers, Fleet Feet Sports, Gail Boone, Green & Seifter, Attorneys, PLLC, Key Bank, National Grid, Oneida Savings, Price T, Tim Scanlon Design, NewsChannel 9 WSYR-TV, Willowbank Co., LLC, and to the Annual Presenting Sponsor Cazenovia Jewelry.
Cindy Underriner is publicist for the 8th Annual Cazenovia Jewelry Chilly Chili 5K Run/Walk.