The Boston Marathon is a prestigious sporting event and the world’s oldest annual marathon. With the Boston Marathon just over a month away, runners worldwide prepare to participate in this notable event. In Boston, Monday, April 17th will be a local holiday but days prior to the marathon, visitors will flock to the area to participate in a variety of activities.
On Friday, number pick up begins. Saturday events include a 5k run, a relay challenge, and invitational mile. On Sunday City Hall Plaza is filled with runners from across the country (and the world) to fuel up and prepare for the next day’s race. Live entertainment accompanies the buffet dinner in this celebratory event. For dinner tickets and details please click here.
Following the race, a party takes place at the iconic Fenway Park where friends and family can celebrate the success of each competitor. More information can be found at the Boston Athletic Association website.