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Run To Remember - Memorial Day 5K

Honor our nation’s fallen heroes this Memorial Day by participating in the Run To Remember Memorial Day 5K run/walk.  Check-in and registration start at 7 a.m. Saturday, May 23. The race will start at 8 a.m. beginning and ending at the Wicomico War Veterans’ Memorial in front of the Wicomico Youth & Civic Center. The race follows a fairly level course through Salisbury City Park on a gravel path and dirt trails.

Refreshments will be available following the race with awards presented to the top three male and female finishers in five age categories. Walkers are welcome to take part in all or a portion of the race.

Register online or in person at the Civic Center Box Office. Participants must register by May 7th to ensure receipt of a commemorative t-shirt. Registration is $25 per person through the deadline on May 22nd at noon. Registration on the day of the race is $30 per person. Military members may register in person with ID for $20 each. Proceeds benefit the Wicomico War Veterans Memorial at the Wicomico Youth & Civic Center, which honors the citizens of Wicomico County who lost their lives while serving the United States during war.

Everyone is encouraged to remember the sacrifices of our Military by attending the annual Memorial Day Ceremony on Monday, May 25, 2015 at 10 a.m. The ceremony will be held at the Wicomico War Memorial located in front of the Wicomico Youth & Civic Center or in the Midway Room in the event of rain.

  • Date: Saturday, May 23
  • Time: Check-In @ 7:00am, Race Begins at 8:00am, Awards @ 9:00am
  • Location: Wicomico Youth & Civic Center, 500 Glen Avenue, Salisbury, MD 21804
  • Registration: Advanced: $25 per person; Military: $20 per person (With ID, register in person only.); Day of Race: $30 per person. Registrations accepted at the Wicomico Youth & Civic Center Box Office (500 Glen Avenue, Salisbury, MD, M-F, 9:00am-5:00pm) or online by clicking the button below.
  • Contact: For more information, please contact Tammy Taylor at 410-548-4900 x115 or This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .



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