Harrington’s Pub Fundraiser Road Race Around Lake Quannapowitt

The Second Annual Harrington’s Pub 5k Road Race around Wakefield’s beautiful Lake Quannapowitt takes place Saturday, October 6, 2012. Starting time is 10:30am, preceded by a Kid’s Fun Run (1 mile) at 9:30am. The fall weekend race starts at Church and Main Streets, Wakefield, Massachusetts. The race follows a flat and scenic route around the lake, an easy 3.3-mile run.  [Update: see parking suggestions below.] Check-In and Day of Race Registration is at the Starting Line (Church & Main) – at the south end of the lake near the center of town.

Harrington's Pub Road Race 2011 benefiting Wakefield Track & X-Country

Harrington’s Pub Road Race 2011 benefiting Wakefield Track & X-Country

Following a great success in 2011, Harrington’s is once again sponsoring the race. The goal is to benefit Wakefield High School’s Cross Country and Track & Field Boosters.

To Register

Register online at RaceWireRegister for the race online at RaceWire.com or in person at Harrington’s Pub in Wakefield Center, at 17 Water Street. Or, download an application here and mail it to Harrington’s Road Race, 17 Water St., Wakefield, MA 01880.

The entry fee is $20, or $25 with shirt; the Fun Run fee is $10, or $15 with shirt. T-shirts will be available for pick-up at the starting line on the day of the race.(Make checks payable to Harrington’s Road Race.) Entry Deadline: 9:30am, Day of Race.


Medals will be awarded to top finishers in each category. Numbers will be distributed at the start, on the day of the race.


Rest rooms are available at the start and finish. Runners are responsible for their own personal equipment and clothing.

Parking Suggestions

  • On street parking for the race is available along Main Street & at the lake
  • Parking at town hall (seconds from race)
  • Parking at middle school on Main street (seconds from pub)
  • pub one minute from race start by walking parking directly across from pub
  • parking at lake seconds from race start

Post Race

Post-race activities at Harrington’s (17 Water Street, Wakefield) include

  • Awards
  • Food
  • Drink
  • Music
  • Irish Dance and More!

For additional info, send an email to info@harringtontonspub.com or call the restaurant at 781.245.1525 (main number) or 781.258.4392.


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