Run & Walk Events

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Grand Floral Walkers

Grand Floral Walk

Join the Grand Floral Walk! Join the pre-parade festivities through the streets of Portland at the Bank of the West Grand Floral Walk! It’s your time to shine as you take your morning stroll along the 4.2 mile Grand Floral Parade route, with TV cameras rolling during the morning event and audiences lining the streets…. Read more »


Rock ‘n’ Roll Half Marathon

A Signature Rose Festival Event Are you ready to rock your run? Register today for the Rock ‘n’ Roll Portland Half Marathon and 10K. Part of the world’s most popular running series, participants will rock out along one of two routes – the choice is yours! Both 6.2-mile and 13.1-mile courses are surrounded by a… Read more »

Starlight Run

LifeWise Starlight Run

Join the FUN (Run)! Only the Festival could put so much fun into a run! Portland’s most popular Fun Run is cheered by more than 250,000 spectators who line the 3.1-mile Starlight Parade route to see the costumed competition up close. With more than 7,500 runners projected for this year’s event, the LifeWise Starlight Run… Read more »