Mural Mile Road Race
9 am - Saturday, May 5th
We’re thrilled to invite you to the 2nd Annual Mural Mile Road Race and Kids Dash. The Greater Framingham Running Club and the Downtown Framingham, Inc. have joined forces to build community while demonstrating art and athleticism.
- Check out the Downtown Common Art Market
- Race down the art-filled Mural Mile or 200 meter dash. After the race, get immersed in live music, interactive painting, local vendors, yoga and zumba, and new friends at the Downtown Common Art Market.
- As an official ArtWeek Boston event, this race underscores physical well-being and participatory art in the newly minted Downtown Framingham.
- Registration proceeds provide financial support for high school runners as they advance into higher education.
Event details and schedule
- Saturday May 5, 2018
- Same-day registration runs from 7:30 am to 8:45 am at Depot 417.
- 8:45 am - Shuttles will leave Depot 417 at 8:45 am to bring registrants to the start line at 438 Franklin Street.
9:00 am – 1 mile road race starts at 438 Franklin Street. Finish at the intersection of Park and Franklin Streets (42 Franklin Street).
- Heat 1: 9:00 am for sub 10-minute mile runners
9:30 am – 200 meter kids dash (ages 10 and under) starts at 64 Franklin Street (Proctor and Franklin streets). Finish at the Intersection of Park and Franklin Streets (42 Franklin Street).
10:00 am - Awards Ceremony at the Downtown Common Art Market.
- Parking along the route (see below).
Downtown Common Art Market 9 am - 12 pm
- 10:15 am - 30 min. Yoga with Samela St. Pierre
- 11:00 am - 30 min. Zumba with Claudia Cantalice, Owner CORE Fitness
- Urban Sketching
Vendor Registration Form
- You will be contacted upon submission of this form. Art-related vendors take precedence.
- Upon approval, registration is $20 for vendors who bring their own table and chair and $30.00 for vendors who need a table and chair.
- Register Here
- 9:00 am
- $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
- Register Here
- 9:30 am
- 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)
Downtown Common Art Market
- #MuralMoment Photos
- Local Artisans
- Live Art
- Sidewalk Art
- Post-race food tent
- Vendor Tents
- Yoga Demostration
- Zumba Demonstration
- 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
- ~ 500 Waverly Street MBTA Parking ($4.50 per space)
* At 8:45 am, shuttles will take registrants from Depot 417 to the Start Line (438 Franklin Street)