42nd Annual St. Patrick’s Road Race

Saturday, March 18, 2017

1:00pm - 3:00pm
Maple and Lyman Street
Holyoke, MA

Register Early and Save! (10K)

Register for the Halfway to St. Patrick’s Day 5k and receive an early-bird discount
for the 42nd St. Patrick’s Road Race.

The walk will be 2 miles long and start directly after the runners depart. Walkers will go out to the first Mile Marker and the course will circle them back onto Maple Street and finish at Dwight and Maple. There will be entertainment along the walk course. Walkers price also includes a T-Shirt.

We will not mail your runner or walker numbers

Runner number/runner bib-tag, T-Shirts and walker T-Shirts MUST be picked up on Friday, March 17th between 3:00 p.m. and 6:00 p.m. or on Race Day from 9:00 a.m. to noontime at Race Headquarters,143 Maple Street, conveniently situated less than 100 yards from the Starting Line.

Kids Fun Run

(No applications or registration needed – This race is FREE!!)
Line-up: 10:45am (Note: Time change)
Start: 11:00am
Race Location: Intersection of Hampden and Walnut Streets and go through FINISH line

Groups Line-up: Boys / Girls
Ages: | 2 – 4 | 4 – 6 | 6 – 8 | 8 – 10

Mummers Concert

Time: 12:10pm
Location: Intersection of Maple and Hampden Streets (Downtown Holyoke)

10K Race Begins

Time: 1:00pm
Location: Beginning of Maple Street

Awards Ceremony

Major Awards: (1st, 2nd, 3rd place and Women's winner)
Time: Immediately as the runners come through chute at Awards Stage. All others will be mailed.
Location: Intersection of Maple and Hampden Streets (Downtown Holyoke)

Course Map and Directions to Holyoke

First Shuttle: 9:00 am
Last Shuttle: 5:00 pm

A FREE SHUTTLE SERVICE will be running from Holyoke Community College to the Road Race starting area.

Be ready to get on one of the free shuttles no later than 12:00 pm to make the start of the race.

A free shuttle will drop you at the Mater Dolorosa School parking lot outside of the clothing drop. You must have a number to use the clothing drop. Family meeting area will be outside the clothing drop after the race.

Directions to HCC SHUTTLE SERVICE from I-91:

From the North: Take Exit 16, take a right off the ramp, take left at set of lights onto Homestead Ave., proceed to HCC.

From the South: Take Exit 16, bear left at bottom of ramp, at stop sign cross-over and take left up Cherry St.,take left at set of lights onto Homestead Ave., proceed to HCC.