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Shelburne, Bridge of Flower 3k & 8k Classic Road Race

August 12, 2023 @ 8:00 am - 12:00 pm EDT

We are happy to announce that registration for the 43rd annual Bridge of Flowers Classic is now open! This years race will benefit Dial/Self Youth & Community Services and our principal sponsor is Greenfield Savings Bank . Online Registration Deadline: Wednesday, Aug 9, 2023.


Race Map


3K race begins at 8:00am with the 8K Classic at 9:00 am.

Since 1979, the Bridge of Flowers road race has been drawing hundreds of people each year to the scenic town of Shelburne Falls, MA. After a two year Covid hiatus the race returned last year and we are happy to host this wonderful event again in 2023. This year race is presented by Greenfield Savings Bank and supporting Dial/Self Youth and Community Services in Greenfield, MA.


  • On course music including DJ Bobby C and local musicians
  • Medals: All 8k Finishers this year will receive a medal


  • Mostly on scenic, rolling, well marked, paved roads.  8k Course map link here (3k follows the same first 1.8 miles of the 8k race)
  • Starts and finishes at in downtown Shelburne Falls, MA, 01370.


  • 3K awards will take place at 10:00am with the 8K following at 11:00am.
  • Awards and post race party will held at The Blue Rock Restaurant  which is a 1/4 mile from the finish and has an amazing view of downtown and the famous glacial potholes.