3~16~19 Newtown Shamrock 5K Race


The Shamrock Shuffle 5K offers a run through historic Newtown.

Run begins at 9:00 A.M. Registration and start finish line located at the Green Parrot 240 North Sycamore Street Newtown PA 18940

For event information and parking please see www.newtownshamrockshuffle.com

Temporary Road Closures will start at 8:45 a.m on Saturday March 16th, 2019

If you live on the 5K Run route, please consider alternate routes and allow extra time for travelling.  Local businesses will be open for business and both Police Departments will assist as much as possible to help with travelling in Newtown.   We will reopen the roads as soon as all participants are safely across the finish line.

See attached map of the 5K Route

Road Closures include:

  • North State Street ( Washington Avenue – Edgeboro Drive )
  • Greene Street ( North State Street – North Congress Street )
  • Edgeboro Drive ( North State Street – Linton Hill Road )
  • Frost Lane ( Edgeboro Drive – North Lincoln Avenue )
  • Jefferson Street ( North Sycamore Street – North Lincoln Avenue )
  • Liberty Street ( Washington Avenue – Jefferson Street )
  • North Congress Street ( Washington Avenue – Frost Lane )
  • North Chancellor Street ( Washington Avenue – Frost Lane )
  • Federal Lane
  • North Sycamore Street ( Newtown Township ) Road Closure time will begin earlier for event setup on this street.

*** Please check with Newtown Township Police Department for their complete road closures and parking restrictions for this event.  ***