4. NYRR’s Midnight Run

Courtesy of NYRR

Run into the new year in Central Park at the New York Road Runner’s four mile Midnight Run through the park! The race starts with a kick off party at Rumsey Playfield featuring live music and dancing before runners embark on a four mile loop around the park up Cat Hill, past Engineer’s Gate, alongside the Reservoir and downhill to the finish line near Bethesda Terrace. The kick-off party starts at 10:00p.m and the race begins at the end of the countdown to the new year in conjunction with the fireworks display!

You can register for the race here, now until 5:00pm on Monday, December 31.