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events Event Tuesday, July 24, 2018 Saturday, September 8, 2018 9:00 AM - Saturday, September 8, 2018 1:30 PM Location Shriners Hospitals for Children — Springfield
516 Carew Street Springfield MA 01104
Lee Roberts

Phone: 413-755-2307

9th Annual Walk for LOVE™ Walkathon and Barbecue

9th Annual Walk for LOVE™ Walkathon and Barbecue

Save the date!

Join patients, families, staff, neighbors, Shriners and friends of the hospital on Saturday, September 8 at Shriners Hospitals for Children — Springfield for an easy 3-mile walk through beautiful Van Horn Park and back to the hospital for a fabulous BBQ, entertainment and fun for the whole family. It is a rain or shine event, so plan accordingly!

Event details:

  • Registration begins at 9 a.m.
  • Walk steps off at 10 a.m.
  • Barbecue is from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.


  • $25 – Individual rate
  • $40 – Family rate (up to four members)
  • $5 – Child rate (ages 10 and under)

Fee includes walk registration and a t-shirt. T-shirts will be given on a first-come, first-served basis, while supplies last. A waiver must be signed to participate in the walkathon. Please no pets except service dogs – thank you.

All proceeds from this event will benefit Shriners Hospitals for Children — Springfield.

Register online today or register the day of the walk. If you do not wish to register online or the day of the walk, you can download the registration form and event waiver. For more information, contact Lee Roberts at 413-755-2307 or email.

large group of participants posing in front of the Springfield Shriners Hospital