Boston Runs You Might Like - November

Boston Runs You Might Like - November

Autumn magic rules
turkey feasts, where calories
don’t count! (Oh dream on!)

It is turkey time! Here are a few runs in the Boston area that will help you celebrate Thanksgiving and rev up your appetite for some delicious turkey, mash-potatoes, and pumpkin pie!

Spartan Race Boston

Date: November 4-5, 2017
Distance: Obstacle Course Run

Take on the Spartan Race at Boston's iconic Fenway Park. The Reebok Spartan Sprint is our shortest distance. It is perfect for athletes of all levels; from Spartan first timers to seasoned racers. The 3-5 Mile Sprint may be our shortest distance but it packs more than 20 Signature Spartan Obstacles.

> Get more info about the Spartan Race

South Shore Half Marathon & 5k

Date: November 5, 2017
Distance: Half Marathon, 5k

Covering everything from challenging hills to relaxing flats, this course is perfect for runners of all experience levels. Post race party will be held at McGreal’s Tavern at the finish line. One free beer for finishers!

> Get more info about the South Shore Half Marathon & 5k

Genesis Battlegreen Run

Date: November 5, 2017
Distance: 10k, 5k

Since its inception in 1996, the Genesis Battlegreen Run has been established as one of the most popular road race events in New England. This race event is unlike any other racing event from start to finish. Rene Rancourt, voice of the Boston Bruins, sends the runners along their way with a stirring rendition of the Star Spangled Banner, accompanied by musket fire, courtesy of the Lexington Minutemen.

> Get more info about the Genesis Battlegreen Run

Howling Half Marathon

Date: November 12, 2017
Distance: Half Marathon

Looking for an excuse to go to the Zoo? Sign up for the Howling Wolf Half Marathon and receive free admission to the Stone Zoo! The race is held on a safe, rolling course on the rolling roads around the Middlesex Fells Reservation in Stoneham.

> Get more info about the Howling Half Marathon

Boston River Run 5k


Date: November 12, 2017
Distance: 5k, 3k

The friends and family of Corporal Andrew Graham Narcus invite you to the annual fundraiser.
​100% of proceeds benefit the ​Andrew Graham Semper Fi Fund, Helping Students Succeed.

> Get more info about the Boston River Run 5k

Kingston 5k Turkey Trot

Date: November 18, 2017
Distance: 5k

Join us in the annual Kingston 5K Turkey Trot for a fun and exciting time and an exhilarating run in support of Ovarian Cancer research and awareness, organized by the Soul Sisters Foundation. And yes, you can definitely dress up for it.

> Get more info about the Kingston 5k Turkey Trot

Gobble Gobble Gobble Thanksgiving Race

Date: November 23, 2017
Distance: 4 miles

The Somerville Road Runners are proud to present the annual Gobble Gobble Gobble on Thanksgiving Day. The race is open to runners, joggers and stroller families of all ages and abilities (but no dogs, please)! All proceeds will benefit Project Soup as well as Somerville Track PAC.

***The first 2400 registrants are guaranteed to receive our iconic "Gobble Gobble Gobble" long-sleeve t-shirt. 

> Get more info about the Gobble Gobble Gobble Thanksgiving Race

Looking for More Runs?

Already familiar with these? You can always head to to get a full list of upcoming Boston road runs, trail runs, and OCRs.

Published on Oct 19, 2017