Run & Walk Events

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Rose Festival Point One Run

The World’s Shortest Half Marathon PORTLAND ROSE FESTIVAL 13.1 RUN Registration is OPEN for an unique racing experience: The Rose Festival Point One Run! Keeping the running tradition alive, the Portland Rose Festival is introducing the world’s SHORTEST Half Marathon: The Point One Run! Forget about those other 13 miles. We’re focusing on the most… Read more »


Rose Festival Half Marathon

The 6th Annual Rose Festival Half Marathon The Rose Festival Half Marathon Returns in May, 2017! Register today for the Rose Festival Half Marathon, expanding into the Portland metro region and charting new territory for greater Portland racers. The race will begin at Southridge High School in Beaverton, Oregon. The route — still in final… Read more »


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 5,000 runners projected for this year’s event, the Starlight Run is… Read more »

Grand Floral Walkers

Grand Floral Walk

Get Your 10,000 Steps At the Grand Floral Walk! Join the pre-parade festivity that gets you moving – the Bank of the West Grand Floral Walk! Let nearly half a million fans lining the streets in anticipation of the Grand Floral Parade serve as your ultimate cheerleaders as you walk the 4.2-mile parade route. New… Read more »