Boston’s Best Holiday Race in our 23rd year!

Thanks to all 2017 Walter’s Run racers, volunteers, sponsors and spectators!

*** 2017 Results ***

Race Day Registration and Pre/Post Race Festivities

  • Registration and pre/post race festivities at the Irish Social Club, 119 Park Street in West Roxbury, just a block from the race start/finish. 
  • Our Race Day Logistics page will keep you up to date!

Race Course

  • Start/finish at Parkway Community YMCA.  11am toes on the start line
  • Rolling course thru the West Roxbury neighborhood of Boston.  
  • Chip timing, water stop

Registration & Packet Pickup

Kids’ Fun Run

  • Kids’ Fun Run is at Billings Field, start time at 10:15am.
  • The Kids’ Fun Run is free but registration is required. Parents – please pre-register all kids.
  • Race day registration for the Kids’ fun run is available at Billings Field ONLY
  • The first 75 pre-registered kids receive a Walter’s Fun Run t-shirt (Thanks Parkway Community YMCA!)
  • Hot chocolate, ribbons and candy canes to all Kids’ Fun Run participants.  Kid friendly pre and post race festivities.

The Best Runner Goodies Around!

  • Winter swag (what will it be this year?) filled with goodies guaranteed to early pre-registered 5k runners.
  • TONS of refreshments
  • Silent auction, raffle prizes and giveaways.
  • Remember to bring a few $$ to enter our raffles

Parking and Directions

  • Free and easy local parking is available on the surrounding streets and municipal lots.  You may also park in local lots of businesses that are closed on Sundays.
  • Directions – click for more info and maps.


Register now!


Gold Medal Sponsor
Front Runner Sponsors
Lead Pack Sponsors