Here is the image depicting a historical running event set in Sackets Harbor, NY, featuring the 1812 Challenge with runners in period attire along Lake Ontario, with the Harbor House Inn in the background. This scene captures the blend of history, culture, and natural beauty of the area.

Announcing the Winner of the 1812 Challenge Giveaway at Sackets Harbor House Inn

Discover Sackets Harbor, NY

Nestled along the scenic shores of Lake Ontario, Sackets Harbor is more than just a picturesque village; it's a vibrant hub of history and culture. As a New York State Heritage Area, it boasts an array of historic sites, including the War of 1812 Battlefield. The village's tree-lined streets and colorful gardens provide a beautiful backdrop for its waterfront restaurants, specialty shops, and antique stores. Whether it's fishing, biking, or exploring the local history at the state battlefield site or Pickering Beach Museum, Sackets Harbor offers a charming escape for families and history enthusiasts alike.

Stay at Harbor House Inn

Welcome to Harbor House Inn, where the charm of Sackets Harbor comes to life. This exquisite inn offers a unique blend of historical ambiance and modern luxury, making it the perfect retreat for those seeking tranquility and comfort. With its prime location between Main Street and the harbor, guests enjoy easy access to the village's delightful shops and eateries. The inn provides a variety of room options, each tastefully decorated to enhance your stay. Amenities include a complimentary continental breakfast and a hospitality center, ensuring a relaxing and enjoyable visit to this enchanting lakeside village.

Confluence Running: Community and Wellness

Confluence Running stands committed to enhancing the health and wellness of local communities through its expertly staffed running stores and community engagement. They offer personalized service by their Dynamic Footwear Specialists and actively participate in community building. Their mission extends beyond selling shoes; it involves fostering physical, mental, and emotional well-being among community members.

Explore Confluence Running Events

Confluence Running Events is not just about races; it's about building a healthier and more connected community. Their events are designed to be fun and inclusive, offering something for everyone, from casual walkers to competitive runners. With races like the Parade Day Mile, Loop the Lemur, and the 1812 Challenge, they provide numerous opportunities for participants to engage, improve their health, and enjoy the camaraderie of fellow participants.

Parade Day Mile

Kick off your St. Patrick’s Day celebrations with a mile-long dash down Main Street in Binghamton during the Parade Day Mile. This exciting event allows participants to experience the thrill of leading the parade and enjoying the festive atmosphere. It’s a fast, fun, and spirited race that serves as a perfect start to a day of celebrations.

Loop the Lemur at Ross Park Zoo

Experience the unique opportunity to run alongside the lemurs at Ross Park Zoo with the Loop the Lemur race. This event challenges participants to complete as many laps as possible, cheering on the lemurs with each pass. It's a family-friendly event that combines fitness with fun, all while supporting the conservation efforts of one of the nation's oldest zoos.

1812 Challenge Weekend

Celebrate a decade of the 1812 Challenge with a weekend full of running events. This annual event features a variety of races, including a new 5K and the traditional 18.12-mile challenge, catering to all levels of fitness and ambition. The scenic courses offer a blend of history and challenge, making it a memorable event for participants and spectators alike.

Carousel 5K @ CFJ Park Johnson City, NY

Relive the magic of your first merry-go-round at the Carousel 5K. This event celebrates the joy and nostalgia of one of the six historic carousels in the Carousel Capital of the World, Binghamton, NY. Join us for a festive race that supports both the preservation of the CFJ Park Carousel and the community efforts of the Johnson City Rotary. It's a fun, community-oriented event that promises to be as enchanting as the carousel itself.

Sunset Runway 5K

Ever wondered what it’s like to race down an airport runway? The Sunset Runway 5K gives you that unique chance. This event takes place on the smooth tarmac of the Greater Binghamton Airport as the sun sets, offering breathtaking views and a one-of-a-kind racing experience. It's your opportunity to run in one of the most scenic races in the Southern Tier, where the backdrop is as spectacular as the race itself.

Southern Tier Cross Country Series

Step back into the nostalgic days of cross country or experience them for the first time with the Southern Tier Cross Country Series. This series offers a fun, team-oriented cross country racing experience across the Southern Tier of New York. From casual runners to the more competitive, everyone is welcome to join the fun and camaraderie of real cross country racing. Catch the mischievous man-rabbit "Hare" on the course, or find a stuffed bunny for extra points and surprises.

Winner of the Harbor House Inn Giveaway: Jennifer Duhoski Michalak

Congratulations to Jennifer Duhoski Michalak, the lucky winner of the 1812 Challenge Giveaway at the Harbor House Inn! Situated in the heart of Sackets Harbor, the Harbor House Inn is the perfect setting for Jennifer to relax and explore the historical and natural beauty of the area. Join us in celebrating her win and wishing her a delightful stay at this charming location.