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 »


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 »