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Final Days!

Jun 05, 2017 02:38PM ● Published by Erica Shames

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Don't miss the party of the year June 9 when racers vying for the title "Top 'Burg" scurry to Ard's Farm in honor of their hometown.

Battle of the 'Burgs starts at 6:30 June 9 on the Lewisburg side of the Buffalo Valley Rail Trail. You can walk, run or skip to the finish line, at Ard's Farm, where a post-race party rocks out with music from Runaway Stroller, an All-You-Can-Eat BBQ and beer tastings from Rusty Rail Brewing Co.

New this year: a raffle to win prizes, including classes from Greak’s School of TaeKwon-Do, Susquehanna Life magazine gift basket, massage from Gloria’s Therapeutic Massage, Beach Party-themed Gift Basket, Movie Night-themed Gift Basket, framed photographs and more! Businesses wishing to contribute raffle prizes can contact Erica Shames at (570) 522-0149.

The event is a fundraiser for the Michael P. Baker Community Impact Fund, which distributes funds to area families struggling with catastrophic illness or circumstance.

There are a few slots left for the race – and lots of room at the party. But sign up today at to make sure you get in.

This year’s Battle of the ‘Burgs is sponsored by Associated Oral Surgeons. Supporters include Dedicated Nursing Associates, Lycoming Physical Therapy, Dr. Michelle Keller and Susquehanna Life magazine. The event is a joint venture by Fit for Funds LLC and the Michael P. Baker Fund Committee.

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