Location: Oakwood Cemetery, 940 Comstock Ave, Syracuse, NY 13210

Registration details: $25 runner/$5 walker online registration by 9 a.m. on October 16, or $30 runner/$10 walker day-of (on-site) registration. 

Click here to Register as an Individual
Click here to Form a Team
Click here to download our race application

Packet pick-up: Packet pickup will be available on Thursday, October 16th at lululemon athletica from Noon-5pm and the morning of the event at Oakwood Cemetery beginning at 8:30 a.m.

Packet pick-up location: 327 W. Fayette St., Syracuse, NY 13202

While there is no minimum fundraising for this event, we encourage you to use the fundraising tools we have available below. We also encourage you to publicize your participation in this event on your Facebook page and to send out emails and letters requesting donations from friends and family members. All proceeds from this event benefit people and families affected by MS through education, support, advocacy, and research funded by the National MS Society. 

Pledge Form: Use this pledge form to track your donors and send ‘thank you’ notes. Feel free to make copies. This form is for your use. You do not need to turn it in to us. 

Thank you receipts: These handy receipts can be downloaded and given to any of your donors who contribute $250 or less. All donations are tax deductible. Your donor’s cleared check or credit card transaction also serves as a receipt. Donors giving $75 or more will automatically receive an acknowledgement letter from the National MS Society by the end of 2014. If you prefer, we will send you pre-printed donation receipts. Contact us at nyrevents@nmss.org, or 1-800-344-4867 (press 2) ext. 70347. 

5K Fundraising Tips & Sample Letters

Monster Scramble 5K/10K poster: Please help us spread the word! Download and print this poster to hang at your local gym or coffee shop. Thank you in advance!

Stroller policy: TBA

Pet policy: TBA

Costume contest/policy: Please remember that Oakwood Cemetery is a final resting place. Please show respect by choosing your costume with good taste in mind for this family-friendly occasion.Costumes that portray violence, appear provocative, or incorporate offensive behavior will not be allowed at the event. Participants may be asked to change if their costume is deemed inappropriate by an event staff member. 

Parking: Event Parking will be available at the Comstock Art Facility at 1000 Comstock Ave

Parking Directions:
Park at Comstock Art Facility
Walk on sidewalk
Cross at Stafford Street
Enter Oakwood Cemetery
Signs will be directing you to event start location

Handicap Parking: Handicap Parking is available at Oakwood Cemetery Office (940 Comstock Ave.)

Directions:
From the North
Take  I-81 S.
Take the S STATE ST exit, EXIT 17, toward S Salina St/Brighton Ave.
Turn right onto S State St.
Turn right onto E Colvin St.
Turn left onto Comstock Ave.
End at 940 COMSTOCK AVE. 

From the East
Take the I-690 W
Merge onto I-81 S via the exit on the left toward Binghamton.
Take the S STATE ST exit, EXIT 17, toward S Salina St/Brighton Ave.
Turn right onto S State St.
Turn right onto E Colvin St.
Turn left onto Comstock Ave.
End at 940 COMSTOCK AVE. 

From the South
Take I-81 N
Take EXIT 17 toward S Salina St/Brighton Ave.
Turn left onto E Cathrop Ave.
Turn right onto S Salina St/US-11 N.
Turn right onto E Colvin St.
Turn left onto Comstock Ave.
End at 940 COMSTOCK AVE. 

From the West
Take I-690 E
Merge onto I-81 S toward Binghamton.
Take the S STATE ST exit, EXIT 17, toward S Salina St/Brighton Ave.
Turn right onto S State St.
Turn right onto E Colvin St.
Turn left onto Comstock Ave.
End at 940 COMSTOCK AVE.