Autumn Road Races of Central Mass

Posted: October 9, 2018

It's that time of year in New England - finally cool enough to dust off your running shoes and hit the pavement! Thankfully, there is no shortage of walks, 5ks, and fun runs happening in Central Massachusetts, so check out our list, then register, and get ready to race.

Cider House 5k Run/Walk

See Wachusett Mountain from a different point of view during the Cider House 5k Run/Walk on October 15th, 2018. Red Apple Farm sponsors the event and provides fresh apple cider and cider donuts to all runners after crossing the finish line in addition to great prizes, including apple pies, custom glass cider jugs and more!


The 8th annual “Klepto” 5k to benefit Major David Brodeur Memorial Foundation will take place on October 14th, 2018 from 1 PM - 4 PM. Run or walk and stay for the BEST post race event around! Food, Beer (21+), DJ, kids’ event and more! All included in your registration! And of course, FREE t-shirts! Post race event catered by Catering Options and Wormtown Brewery.

Run 4 Veterans - Veterans Inc 5K Road Race/Walk

This road race/walk benefits veterans and their families in need. It will be preceded by a “Get Fit, Get Veteran Strong” training camp by Committed Fitness intended to take participants from the couch to the 5k. Run 4 Veterans will take place on November 10, 2018 at 9:00 a.m. beginning at Veterans, Inc., 69 Grove Street, in Worcester, Mass.

Community Harvest Home 5K

Join the Community Harvest Project, on November 4th, 2018 from 11 AM - 4 PM with a run through the Grafton Land Trust trails!  includes a scenic view of Wachusett Mountain, a t-shirt and admission into the Harvest Home Festival.