Costumes for Cancer 5k Run and 2.5k Walk

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Courtney DeGeorge
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The Costumes for Cancer 5k Fun Run and 2.5k Walk benefits the John Estrella Foundation for Cancer Research, which provides research grants supporting Mass General Hospital in its fight against cancer. Costumes optional. Having fun for a great cause? Mandatory. Family friendly! Dog friendly! All around friendly!

Family/Group Discount: Have a big family? Want to bring your friends? Sign up a group of 4 or more and get $3 off each entry. (Note: This does not apply to teams but only to single submission sign-ups.)

Post-Race Trick or Treat! Through the generosity of local businesses, all race participants will enjoy a post-race "trick or treat" adventure. Grab a treasure map after you cross the finish line and follow it to highlighted businesses to enjoy your treat.

Current stops include:
Cityside Bar - choice of free bloody mary OR Coors light draft
Circle Tavern - choice of beer OR slice of pizza OR fries
Pino's Pizza - slice of cheese pizza (first 100)
AC Marriott - pumpkin beer
Kung Fu Tea - free medium drink with toppings (first 100)
Starbucks - passion fruit iced tea
Waterworks Museum - free tour and candy

Race winners:
1st M/F - Nespresso Coffee Machine
2nd M/F - $50 Marathon Sports
3rd M/F - $25 Marathon Sports

Best Group - $100 Cafe Landwer
Best Adult - $50 Cafe Landwer
Best Duo - Barcelona Wine Bar dinner for two
Best Child - $25 Henry Bear's Park
Best Dog - $25 Petsmart

Costume Superlatives (Coolidge Corner Theatre):
Most Difficult to Run In
Best Hair/Make-Up
Most Creative

5k Run Adult: USD 30.00,
2.5k Walk Adult: USD 27.00,
Youth Run or Walk: USD 13.00

Time: 9:30 am - 11:00 am





Street Address

DCR Chestnut Hill Reservoir, 355 Chestnut Hill Ave.
Boston, MA 02135


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