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Chris Thater Memorial Expo to Feature Many Exhibits and Attractions

 (Binghamton, NY) This year’s Chris Thater Memorial Expo will feature over 40 exhibits and vendors. The expo is held in conjunction with the Chris Thater Memorial cycling and running races and music festival Saturday, August 27th and Sunday, August 28th at Recreation Park in Binghamton, New York.

This year’s Chris Thater Memorial Expo features numerous food concessions, merchandise vendors, displays and activities including:
· Sam A. Lupo & Sons – a long time event sponsor.
· Dunkin’ Donuts “The Great Ones” mobile concession truck.
· The National Running Center – top running gear and shoes at the lowest prices.
· Longs Cycle – offering the best quality cycling clothing at below retail prices.
· Bob’s Red Mill Natural Foods – specializing in unique whole grains, cereals and baking mixes to    
        provide “whole grain foods for every meal of the day”.
· Adirondack Challenge Climbing Wall – presented by the New York National Guard Counterdrug Task
· Lifesafer, Inc. – Demonstration of the Ignition Interlock Technology for convicted drunk drivers.

Other organizations participating are: B & B Kettle Korn, Barnett Chiropractic, Binghamton Chrysler Jeep Dodge, Binghamton Economic Development Office, Binghamton Zoo at Ross Park, Brain Injury Association of NYS, Broome County Triathlon Club, Broome County Emergency Services, Broome County Sheriff’s Office, Broome County STOP-DWI Program, Coughlin & Gerhart, LLP, Crime Victims Assistance Center, The Discovery Center, Family Violence Prevention Council, Gag Rags, Gramp’s Funnel Cakes & Fried Dough, Huff Ice Cream, Inspire Fitness, Kopernik Observatory, Martin Family Chiropractic, Mission In Motion, New York Chiropractic, New York State Police, Runner’s Gazette, Riverwalk Athletic Club, SEFCU, Southern Tier Bicycle Club, SRAM Neutral Support, Take Shape For Life, Triple Cities Ski Club, United Health Services Sports Medicine, United States Air Force and YMCA of Broome County.
The Chris Thater Memorial Expo runs from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. on Saturday, August 27th and 8:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. on Sunday, August 28th at Recreation Park in Binghamton. The expo is free to attend.

For more information on the Chris Thater Memorial including the running and cycling events, music festival and expo visit

The Chris Thater Memorial is organized by Broome County STOP-DWI to heighten awareness about drunk driving and to promote healthy lifestyles. It is named in honor of Chris Thater an avid cyclist who was killed by a drunk driver.

The Broome County STOP-DWI Program is pleased to present the Chris Thater Memorial through support of Premier Sponsors SEFCU and Broome County.
08/17/2011 - 10:37am