Mural Mile Road Race & Mural Market
9 am - Saturday, May 4th | Headquarters: Downtown Common (2 Park Street)
We’re thrilled to invite you to the 3nd Annual Mural Mile Road Race, Kids Dash, and Mural Market! The Greater Framingham Running Club and the Downtown Framingham, Inc. are bringing the community together to demonstrate art, athleticism, and overall wellness.
As an official ArtWeek Boston event, this race underscores physical well-being and participatory art in our vibrant, growing downtown hub.
Registration proceeds provide financial support for high school runners as they advance into higher education.
Event details and schedule
Saturday May 4, 2019
7:30 am to 8:45 am on the Downtown Common (2 Park Street).
See parking map below.
8:45 am - Shuttles will leave the Downtown Common to bring registrants to the start line at 438 Franklin Street.
1 mile road race
Heat 1: 9:00 am for sub 10-minute mile runners
Downtown Common Art Market 9 am - 12 pm
10 am - 12 pm Jenny the Juggler
10 am: Yoga with Eve Costarelli
10:30 am: Zumba with CoreFit
Rain location: Arcade Passageway 149 Concord Street (rear parking off Frederick Street)
Meet the Mural Market Vendors
Red Castle Soap
Red Castle Soap, led by owner/operator Josh Aldenberg, has been providing beer soap for over 4 years now to breweries all over New England. Josh continuously refines his skills, using a myriad of different methods, beers, oils, fragrances, and colors.
Trish Martin Designs
Owner Patricia Martin is a silk floral designer with unique pieces. This floral design company specializing in custom arrangements for all seasons & events.
Silver Birch Studio
Michelle Zaleski is thrilled to display her repurposed goods, up-cycled products.
Jewelry, mugs, home accessories, and more!
Photos by Jackie
Jacquelyn Braxton takes her own photos to craft handmade photo greeting cards, matted prints and stationery. She also hand-knits hats, scarves and more!
FairTrade Caravans LLC
FairTrade Caravans is a social enterprise and new distribution channel for selling fair trade certified products from around the world through school and non profit fundraising programs. We offer high quality products that have a human face and story behind them.
Made With Love Jewelry
Shana Cohen will be joining us with her unique handmade jewelry made from unexpected objects! (LEGOS, buttons, Barbie Shoes etc.)
Multi-talented Ann Newberry presents functional pottery and nature photography. Her items are decorative and useful, making them go-to gifts or everyday necessities.
WagDog Design Co
Owner Kayla Prange will be showing off her handmade dog bandanas, collars, and metal tags.
Amy Weader will be joining us with her unique knit clothing and jewelry.
Six One Five Candles
Tania Calder will be showing off her custom handmade candles with all natural soy coconut blend.
Sammi’s Natural Way
Samantha Riley’s natural bath and body products will be coming to downtown Framingham. Come check out her soaps, charcoal face wash, body spray, body lotions, bath salts, body butter, and more!
The Serendipity Place
Wellness boutique for spiritual tools and products that create a balanced mind, body, and soul.
A Simple Twist
Handmade hula hoops and macrame jewelry. Owner and designer Kaherine Mendyk will be on site giving hula hoop lessons and tutorials!
Brookfield Candle Company
Inspired by nature, will find a large variety of original & unique primitive candle offerings. Early Lighting, Primitive Candles, Tarts, Fixin’s, Grungy Candles, Seasonal & Other Early Inspired Needful's to suit your needs.
$15.00 per registrant before April 1
Heat 1: 9:00 am < 10 minute mile
Awards: top 3 females and top 3 males
Local business and charity racing teams
200 Meter Kids Dash
Ages 10 and under
One child is free with accompanying adult registration for Mural Mile
$5 registration per child (without accompanying adult; each additional child if first child is free with accompanying adult)
Mural Market at the Downtown Common
Post-race food tent
- Post Office Parking Lot (43 Park Street)
- Santander Parking Lot (110 Union Avenue)
- Fitts Parking Lot at (69 Franklin Street)
- Town of Framingham Parking Lot (77 Union Avenue)
- Hollis Court Parking Lot (~438 Waverly Street)
- Metrowest Medical Center (195 Union Avenue)
- MWRTA Banana Lot ($4.00 per space) Northside MBTA Commuter Rail immediately adjacent to the mural via the Franklin Access Road
- Courtesy of Frescafe at 82 Concord Street
* At 8:45 am, shuttles will take registrants from the Downtown Common to the Start Line (438 Franklin Street)