Walk Details

Worcester Walk to Defeat ALS-Dogs are NOT allowed in Polar Park!!!

For the health and well-being of our community we recommend attendees be vaccinated, but it is not required.  No areas in Polar Park requires attendees to be vaccinated. 

Location: Polar Park, 100 Madison Street, Worcester

Click here to see all the parking options in the area.  

9:00AM-10:30AM-Registration which will take place on The DCU Plaza, which is at the main entrance of Polar Park on Madison Street.

Walk participants that raise $50 or more can enjoy coffee and breakfast on the concourse before the walk begins. 

10:30AM-Opening Ceremony

10:45AM-The 1 mile walk around Polar Park Field begins. Smiley, The Worcester Red Sox Mascot, will be there cheering participants on during the walk

12:45PM-Closing Ceremony

The Team that raises the most money will get to enjoy a luxury box during the event! This leisurely suite has room for 15 team members, boasting both an interior and exterior space.  You can store your belongings in there as you walk and enjoy breakfast in the comfort of the luxury box.

Raffle Items:(More to come)

Autographed Milan Lucic Boston Bruins Game Jersey

$50 Gift Card to Wachusett Brewing Co.-Donated by Wachusett Brewing Co. 

$250 Gift Card to Wegmans-Donated by Wegmans

$100 Roche Bros Gift Card-Donated by Roche Bros

$25 Gift Cards to Cental Pizza-Donated by Central Pizza

2 Happy Hour Package Tickets-Donated by Boston Crawling

Autographed Mike Timlin Photo

4 Passes to The Fall Festival at West End Creamery-Donated by West End Creamery

Day/Night out in Boston- $25 Gift Card to Democracy Brewing-Donated by Democracy Brewing and two tickets to the Institute of Contemporary Art-Donated by Institute of Contemporary Art

4 Passes to The Worcester Art Museum-Donated by The Worcester Art Museum

1 Family Scavenger Hunt 10 Pack-Donated by Let's Roam
1 Adventures For Scratch: Date Edition Book-Donated by Let's Roam
1 Date Night Scavenger Hunt 2 Pack-Donted by Let's Roam

Message from your Coordinator

Hello everyone! My name is Laura Donahue, and I will be your point of contact for the 2022 Worcester Walk to Defeat ALS.

We are very excited to be hosting the Walk at Polar Park again this year, home of The Worcester Red Sox!  We are planning an in-person walk this year and we are taking all precautions according to state laws to ensure the safety of participants.

We are so thrilled that you are going to be joining us this year! It should be a great event!

Please don't hesistate to contact me if you have ANY questions, I am happy to help!

The Walk will be held at Polar Park on Sunday, September 18, 2022! 


2022 Walk to Defeat ALS T-Shirt


Only participants who've raised $90 will get a t-shirt. This benefit is awarded to individuals, not teams or donors, so make sure the donations to your personal fundraising record add up!

In addition to working toward one for yourself, you should spread the word to encourage your friends, family, and coworkers to earn their very own shirt.



                  Corporate Sponsors

Mass LiveWorkers Credit Union Worcester   Casella


                            DCU Worcester       Country Bank Worcester Walk 

                       Quality Beverage Worcester               Worcester Cornerstone

                              Reliant                 Logo SBLI

                                                        Nuance Worcester                            UMass

                                         Connection                       Ballard


Thank You to Our National Sponsors

Our Local Presenting Sponsor

Our Local Sponsors