2nd Annual LHC North Canal Classic 5k Run/Walk - Sunday, May 17, 2015

With the help of our generous sponsors, the Lawrence History Center is hosting its 2nd Annual 5k Run/Walk in the North Canal District of Lawrence to raise awareness of the History of the community, and to promote fitness and economic and cultural development in the City of Lawrence.

Join us on Sunday May 17, 2015 at 9:00am for a scenic run through the city's revitalization of the local parks and historic mill buildings. (Logo design by Robert Lussier)

Date: Sunday, May 17, 2015
Time: 9:00 am start time
Route: Click for map
Start/Finish line: Corner of Union and Canal Streets, Lawrence
Registration and Parking: Everett Mills, 15 Union Street, Lawrence
Events Offered: 5K Run/Walk, Kids Canal Dash (ages 12 and younger)

Prize Categories:
1st Place Overall (Male): $50.00
1st Place Overall (Female): $50.00
1st Place Under 18 (Male): $25.00
1st Place Under 18 (Female): $25.00

Kid's Canal Dash:

FREE One-Day Passes to Canobie Lake Park ($38 value each)!
Other prizes will be raffled off at the end of the race, such as:
  • FREE one month membership to Canal Street Boxing ($40 value)!
  • FREE one month of kettlebell classes at Fitness Appeal Gym ($100 value)!
  • and more!

Registration Fees:

  • 5k Run/Walk Entries: $25.00
  • Kid's Canal Dash Entries: $5.00 (ages 12 and younger)
  • Groups of 10 or More Entries: $15.00

  • Race Day/Walk-up Fees: $30.00 for 5k Individual Entries/$20 a person for 5k Group Entries. CASH/CHECK ONLY ON RACE DAY

Note: If registering a group of 10 or more entries, please use the Paper Application option.

Please sign-up here to help out and get a free T-Shirt: Sign Up Genius

Race timing and registration by Yankee Timing.

Questions? Please email director@lawrencehistory.org


Tue–Fri: 9am-4pm
Sat: By appt
Sun-Mon: Closed

Address & Phone

6 Essex Street
Lawrence, MA 01840

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Founded in 1978 as the Immigrant City Archives, the mission of the Lawrence History Center is to collect, preserve, share, and animate the history and heritage of Lawrence and its people.