Lycoming County United Way to hold first-ever 5K run/walk

Lycoming County United Way will hold its first-ever 5K run/walk.

The 5K will be held at 5 p.m. Sept. 5 as a part of First Friday events, at Fourth and Hepburn streets.

The run will be followed by a campaign kick-off celebration on the Susquehanna Bank stage, located between the Community Arts Center and the Williamsport Sun-Gazette on West Fourth Street.

There is a cost to register for the run, with a discount for anyone registering by Friday.

All participants must register by Sept. 3.

The Brickyard Restaurant and Ale House, Barrel 135 and Stonehouse Wood Fired Pizza and Pasteria will offer all participants one free beverage if they show their running bibs.

To register, visit