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The 47th edition of New Milford Parks & Recreation's annual 8-mile road race will be offered July 26 with a 9 a.m. start.

The race will be accompanied by the Village Fair Days 5K (3.1 miles) road race.

The events are hosted by the New Milford Parks & Recreation department.

Both races will kick off along the east side of the Village Green and finish to the cheers of family, friends and those many on hand for the Village Fair Days on the Green.

Online signup is available at

Pre-registration is available at $20 if post-marked or posted online by July 18.

Post-entry will be $25 if delivered after July 18 or postmarked or posted online after that date.

Race-day signup will be offered Saturday from 7:30 to 8:30 a.m. near town hall. If pre-entered, runners can pick up their race packets then.

For information, call race director Michelle Gasiewski at 860-355-6050 or email

For the race results and photos, see the Aug. 1 edition of The Greater New Milford Spectrum and visit