ShamROCK Your Run: St. Patrick's Day 5Ks in New England!

Hey there, fellow runners and walkers! Are you ready to lace up your shoes, don your greenest attire, and join in the fun of St. Patrick's Day 5Ks? Whether you're Irish by blood or just Irish at heart, these festive events are a fantastic way to celebrate the spirit of the Emerald Isle while getting your sweat on. And guess what? We've got the inside scoop on some of the most shamROCKin' 5Ks happening in New England this St. Patrick's season!

1. ShamRock & Roll 5K | New Haven, CT
99.1 PLR CrossPoint Federal Credit Union ShamRock & Roll 5K
Date: March 3 Sponsored by: 99.1 PLR CrossPoint Federal Credit Union Get ready to rock 'n' roll through the streets of New Haven in this high-energy 5K! With live music, spirited participants, and plenty of green, it's bound to be a blast. Don't miss out on the chance to strut your stuff and cross the finish line with style.

2. Irish Road Rover 5K | Portland, Maine & Portsmouth, NH
Irish Road Rover 5K
Date: March 16 (Portland) & March 10 (Portsmouth) The Irish Road Rover 5K is not your average race – it's a journey through the scenic streets of Portland and Portsmouth, infused with the luck of the Irish! Grab your furry friends and hit the pavement for a paw-some experience that's sure to leave you feeling lucky.

3. St. Patrick's Day 5K | Marshfield, MA
Marshfield St. Patrick's 5K
Date: March 16 Marshfield knows how to throw a St. Patrick's Day celebration, and their 5K is no exception! Lace up your sneakers and join the sea of green as you race through this charming coastal town. Stick around after the run for post-race festivities and maybe even a pint of Guinness to reward yourself!

4. Shiver Me Shamrocks 5K | Rutland, VT
Shiver Me Shamrocks 5k
Date: March 16 Prepare to shiver, shake, and shimmy your way through Rutland's Shiver Me Shamrocks 5K! This spirited event combines the thrill of running with the chill of early spring, making for an unforgettable St. Patrick's Day experience. Embrace the cold, embrace the green, and embrace the camaraderie of your fellow runners!

So, what are you waiting for? Grab your friends, lace up your sneakers, and get ready to shamROCK your run at one of these fantastic St. Patrick's Day 5Ks in New England. Whether you're in it for the fitness, the fun, or the sheer love of all things Irish, these events are sure to make your St. Paddy's Day one to remember!

Cheers to green miles and good times!

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