11th Annual Upton VFW Run to Remember 5K

15 Milford Street (Rt 140)
Upton, MA 01568

Running > 5k

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Event Description


  • Course

    • 5K run is a fast start, mostly flat course, 100% roads. Walkers and joggers with strollers welcome - must start behind runners. No pets please
    • Certified Course Map
  • Awards
    • Top three men and women overall. Male and female age division awards for age brackets: 14 and under; 15-19; 20-29; 30-39; 40-49; 50-59; 60-69; 70+
    • Prizes also awarded to 1,2,3rd place M/F Veteran and 1st M/F Teacher, 1st M/F Firefighter & 1st M/F Police Officer.

  • Amenities
    • T-shirts available for purchase.  
    • Water and toilets at check-in.
    • Water at half-way point of race.
    • Refreshments at finish.


Event details and schedule


  • Names to be provided or bring the name of “your” veteran to be added to a commemorative Flag Bib.  A great way to show support and remembrance to our heros!! 


  • 5K Race day registration from 7:45am to 8:30am at VFW.
  • 5K Bibs & Shirts can also be picked up on Friday 10/5 from 4-7pm 
  • 5K Day of race registration price is $25. 
  • 5K Race start time: 9am
Children's Run
  • For children 10 and under, there will be a 1/4 mile to a full mile run (approximately) around the baseball field behind the VFW after the official 5K.  Distance varies according to age. 
  • Children's Run Location: Baseball field behind VFW.
  • Children's Run starts at 9:45am.   Registration on-site from 8am until 9:30am.
  • Children's Run Cost is $7.00 and every kid gets a medal!

2019 Results and Course Records

Upton VFW Facebook Page for information and photos from previous year(s).

Event Location & Accomodations

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