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February 3, 2017 is National Wear Red Day.
Let's unite to fight heart disease and stroke.
Wear red and give to support research and education.
Fundraising Goal: $800,000

Boston, MA



Event Information

Event Info:

The Boston Heart Walk is the American Heart Association’s premier event in the Greater Boston Area, bringing together about 10,000 people from the community each year. The event raises money to fund cardiovascular research and education, advocate for health, and save lives.  By focusing on creating a culture of health, the AHA is striving to reach our 2020 impact goal of improving the cardiovascular health of all Americans by 20% and reducing deaths from cardiovascular disease and stroke by 20%, by the year 2020. Will you join us?

Heart Guy - JumpingHoldingHands

Multiple walk routes of varying distances are available (1 mile, 3 mile, and 6 mile). You  may choose your route on the morning of the walk. All routes are stroller- and handicap-accessible.  The whole family is invited, including children and friendly pets.

Heart Guy - Dog Walk

Event Location:

DCR Hatch Shell on the Charles River Esplanade, Boston

47 David G Mugar Way, Boston, MA 02108

Event Schedule:

Festivities Start: 9:00AM ; Walk Start: 10:30AM

1,3, and 6 Mile options; Rain or Shine!

Heart Guy - Hero2


No Fees. No fundraising minimum, but fundraising is strongly encouraged! On average, walkers set a $300 goal.

Walkers are eligible for a Heart Walk t-shirt once they have raised a minimum of $100.