ANNUAL 5K RUN + FUN OCTOBERFEST
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 5, 2019
EMC PARK, HOPKINTON, MAOur after event at EMC Park will include a cornhole tournament, food trucks, beer garden, kids activities and of course, live music from Brother Guy.
Pre-Race Yoga & Stretching
Evan Girardi Memorial 5K Road Race & Walk
Walk or run with us for our last Live4Evan Run + Fun Octoberfest! This year’s 5K USTAF certified course will start behind Hopkinton High School, go through downtown Hopkinton and end at EMC Park.
Ages 12 & up
Fun Fest Events
- Kids activities
- Food trucks
- Beer garden provided by Harpoon Brewery & Smirnoff Spiked Sparkling Seltzer
- Live band
- Giveaways from local businesses
DAY OF LOGISTICS
T-Shirt & Bib Pickup: Race Day Only!
For those of you already registered, there will be only ONE session for bib and t-shirt pick-up:
- Saturday morning between 8:00 and 9:45am directly in front of the Hopkinton High School. There will be volunteers directing you from the front of the Hopkinton High School down to the start line at the Loop Road.
There will be pre-race yoga by Shanti Yoga starting at 9:30am at the start line on loop road.
If you don’t want walk or run, you can still join us at EMC Park after the race to enjoy lots of entertainment! There will be a Corn Hole Tournament (sign up online or day-of), live music by The Boston Naturals, food trucks, cold beverages including Beer & Spiked Seltzer, an animal show and pumpkin painting for kids, and other entertainment for all ages on a beautiful fall day. Please note that the food trucks take credit card, but cash is preferred.
The Course Turn by Turn
NOTE: the course is different than prior years
USATF Certified: Click HERE to view
NEW Start Location: Hopkinton High School – Loop Road, 90 Hayden Rowe Street, Hopkinton, MA 01748
NEW Finish Location: EMC Park, 113 Hayden Rowe St. Hopkinton MA 01748. (The entrance of EMC Park is across from McDermott Lane).
Start on the Loop Road (Behind HHS):
Turn right to go around Hopkins School
Follow Loop Road up to Hayden Rowe St.
Turn left on Hayden Rowe St.
Turn left on Pleasant St.
Turn right on Main St.
Turn right on Hayden Rowe St.
Turn left at EMC Park entrance
End at EMC Park
Free parking available at the Hopkinton High School and Middle School. It is then a short walk to the start location on the Loop Road and to the finish line at EMC Park.
Trophies will be awarded to the:
Top 3 Male Finishers
Top 3 Female Finishers
Age Group Winners will be posted for bragging rights!
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