The Office 5K is a road race that passes sites featured on NBC’s “The Office.” Starting in the shadow of the Electric City sign in Scranton, PA’s downtown, participants will pass the University of Scranton, Penn Paper, the Dwight mural, Cooper’s, and more. Participants can dress up as their favorite Office character for fun and prizes. Walkers welcome.
The race begins at 1pm on Saturday, April 30, at the 500 Linden Street block in Scranton. Cooper’s Seafood House (701 N. Washington Avenue) will host a pre-race party on April 29 from 5-7pm where participants can pick up their race packets. (Packets also available day of the race.) A post-race party and awards will be held immediately following the event, with additional celebrations continuing at Backyard Ale House (523 Linden Street) and Cooper’s.
Race proceeds benefit Valley In Motion, a non-profit fostering community, health, and quality of life in the Lackawanna Valley. More information about VIM at www.valleyinmotion.org.
When: Saturday, April 30, 2022
Where: 523 Linden Street, Scranton, PA 18503
Cost: $25 for pre-registered runners and $30 for day of registrants.
Race Start: 1 PM.
Registration: Day of registration is from 11 AM to 12:45 PM.
Packet Pick-Up: There will be a packet pick-up for all pre-registered runners from 5 to 7 PM on Friday, April 29, 2022 at Cooper's Seafood House, 701 N. Washington Ave., Scranton, PA 18509.
Awards: The top male and females will receive an award. The top male and female masters finishers will win awards as well. The top males and females in the below age groups will win awards.