Daffodil Run

5k Run/Walk & 10k Run To Benefit Big Brothers Big Sisters of Hampshire County

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The Daffodil Run is a festive springtime community event in support of the work of Big Brothers Big Sisters of Hampshire County, providing youth facing challenges with life changing one-to-one mentoring relationships.

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April 30th 2017 marks the 7th annual Daffodil Run! This family friendly community event has drawn nearly 1,000 people to Kendrick Park in downtown Amherst to participate in the 5k run or walk. We are excited to announce a newly added 10k run option for this year! 

Check out the course maps here:

5k walk/run

10k run

Race participants run or walk past many of the 50,000 daffodils planted in celebration of the Town of Amherst’s 250th anniversary.  Festivities include a pre-race warm up, music, bounce house, games, barbecue and more! Register before April 1st to get early bird rates and an event performance t-shirt.


Join us to help make a difference in the lives of Hampshire County children facing challenges. Celebrate spring with us at the Daffodil Run! Registration is open on RaceWire.com:

Register Now!.


We are grateful to our generous sponsors!

Flower Sponsors




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Blossom Sponsors


matt peterson productions

Hart Patterson

cooley dickinson


TJs Taylor Rental


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Bud Sponsors


Integrity Development & Construction

Freedom Credit Union

Robert L. Stern Financial Services

Fitness Together

Applied Mortgage

Archipelago Investments

Hampshire Athletic Club/Northampton Athletic Club

Amherst Copy & Designworks

Leaf Sponsors


Alternative Recycling Systems

Jones Properties lp

Casimir Kocot Salon

Flayvors of Cook Farm

Vici Hair Studio & Beauty Bar

Amherst Business Improvement District

Webber & Grinnell

Northampton Area Pediatrics

 Rotary Club of Amherst

Hoop Joy

Pioneer Valley Transit

West Branch Capital LLC Singer, Potito Associates

Summerlin Floors

30 Boltwood

Alma Care Services

The Mill District

Steve Lewis Subaru Inc.

Boyden & Perron, Inc. Outdoor Power Equipment

Judie’s Restaurant

Amherst Pediatrics

Johnny’s Tavern

Pasta E Basta

The Davis Method

Whirlwind Fine Garden Design

Bulb Sponsors

Fresh Side

Hastie Fence Co.

Hair By Harlow Day Spa

Amherst Dental Group

Wright Builders

Cowls Building Supply

Amherst Enterprise Park


Amherst Farmers Supply

Surner Heating Co., Inc. 

North Amherst Motors and Collision Repair

Elite Tae Kwon Do

Stamell Stringed Instruments


Amherst Optical Shoppe

Amherst Pharmacy

College Street Motors

Jones Group Realtors


Ziomek & Ziomek, Attorneys at Law

Balloon Ben

Pelham Auto Service

The Toy Box