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Around the Fort for Baltimore's Youth!

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July 03, 2016

This is a flat and fast 1-mile Run/Walk around the historic Fort McHenry. The route features scenic views of the Baltimore Harbor. This event is the annual fundraiser for The Urban Children Foundation. The Urban Children Foundation strives to provide Baltimore City non-profit and community-based organizations supplementary funding and material resources such as transportation, equipment, uniforms and participation fees for extracurricular activities including sports, music and other visual and performing arts. Every child should have the opportunity to access, participate and experience these activities. T-shirts and goodie bags will go to first 500 registrants. Entry fee is nonrefundable. Awards: Top three males and females overall; Top male and female following age groups: 10 and under; 11-15; 16-19; 20-29; 30-39; 40-49; 50-59; 60-69; & 70+. Top three Clydesdales (200lbs+) and Top three Athenas (170lbs+). Top three finishers in the walk. Pre-race packet pickup will be Saturday, July 2 at Charm City Run from 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. in Baltimore at McHenry Row, 1713 Whetstone Way. Race day packet pickup and race day registration will be available at Charm City Run from 6:30 a.m. to 7:30 a.m. Limited parking is available outside the Fort. Participants are encouraged to carpool or use public transportation.

Event Details

Event Category
  • Nature & Outdoor
  • Sites & Attractions
  • Sports
General Information
  • Admission: $20 until 7/2/2016 and $25 on race day


Fort McHenry National Monument and Historic Shrine
PO Box 64
Baltimore, MD 21203
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