Seneca Nation of Indians Fall Festival 5K & 10K Color Run

Irving, NY

We are excited to announce a brand new Color Run 5k/10K through Seneca Nation Of Indian Cattaraugus Territory. This event is held during our popular Fall Festival. Experience Seneca Culture including smoke dancing, crafts, jewelry and much more!

Please join us on Sunday September 15, 2019 for the Seneca Nation of Indians Fall Festival. This year we are excited to announce that we will be offering both a 5K and 10K Color Run along with a 1-Mile Fun Walk! The event is being brought to you by the Seneca Nation of Indians Cattaraugus Community Center in Irving and will be open to the general public. The Fall Festival features a celebration of Seneca culture along with great food, Native Dance competitions, midway, parade, vendors, and much more!


All races will start and finish at the Seneca Nation Saylor Community Building (located next to the Fire Station) on the Cattaraugus Indian Reservation in Irving, NY just a short 45 minute drive from Buffalo. The 5K and 10K Color Run events will start at 10am and there will me a 1 Mile Walk option that will start at 9:30am. The 5K COURSE MAP is a single loop course and the 10K COURSE MAP is a double loop course with a spur at Mile 1. Participants will have the option of running through a color station as they approach the finish line and showers will be made available to those wishing to use the locker rooms after the race.

Seneca Nation Saylor Community Building
12861 NY-438
Irving, NY 14081


Online registration will remain open right up until the start of the race. Race day registration and packet pickup will take place at the Community Center starting at 8:30am leading up to the start of both events. Official Fall Festival Color Run t-shirts will be guaranteed to everyone who registers by September 5th. Additional shirts (if any) will be distributed on a first-come, first-serve basis. Paper applications can also me downloaded and mailed prior to the race if you prefer.

5K Color Run:      $25.00 (10am Start)
10K Color Run:    $35.00 (10am Start)
1 Mile Fun Walk:  $15.00 (9:30am Start)

Join us after the race for a post race celebration and awards ceremony. Light food/snacks (fruit cups, smoothies, etc) will be provided to participants after the race and everyone is invited to the Fall Festival where there will be food vendors, midway, smoke dancing competition, native crafts, parade, and more!


There will be plenty of free parking directly across the street from the Saylor Community Center.


Custom trophies will be presented to the 1st place overall male and female finishers in both the 5K and 10K. In addition, age group awards will be given to the top 3 male and female finishers in each of the following age groups: 

14 and under, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70 and older.


For additional information on the race or sponsorship opportunities available, please contact Susan Bonitatibus at or Eddie John at
Gun start/chip finish timing services using industry leading Jaguar Electronic RFID timing will be provided by Race Management Solutions. Results are updated throughout the race in real time and can be accessed at any time after crossing the finish line using any one of the following options:
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Race participants can also use the ITSYourRace platform to view and share finish line photos with family and friends for free on Facebook. Custom finisher certificates can also be downloaded from the results page at no charge!

When & Where

Sep 15, 2019


10:00 AM

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