Event Schedule

Packet Pickup/In-Person Registration - On Saturday, November 17, we will be at the Charles River YMCA on the second floor, 863 Great Plain Avenue, Needham, from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. for anyone who wants early access to packet pickup/in-person registration/raffle entry.

The run will be held on Sunday, November 18th, 2018

8:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m: Walk-up registration & pre-registered runner packet pickup.

8:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.: BIGGSteps Raffle

9:00 a.m: 1 mile Race/Fun-Run and Walk (first leg of BIGGStrong Challenge)

10:00 a.m: The BIGGSteps 5K Race (second leg of BIGGStrong Challenge)

10:45 a.m: Kids' Dashes:
                100m, 200m & 400m (distances are approximate)

11:05 a.m: Awards Ceremony

12:00 p.m. (approx): Join us at the New Garden restaurant (40 Chestnut Place, Needham, MA) for an after-party with food and drinks! Attached to each race bib is a ticket for a complimentary beverage.

Family-friendly activities will be featured throughout the event! There will be plenty of activities for kids including a bouncy house, games, balloons, face painting and a DJ. Volunteers will be actively monitoring these activities so that parents run and walk.