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Project Bread's Walk for Hunger is Massachusetts' largest day of community action against hunger!

The Walk for Hunger

Sunday, May 3, 2020

Where: Boston Common 

Starting Line Information

Boston Common, Beacon & Charles St. 

6:30 am: Check-in/Registration Tents for 5K Run & Walks open on Boston Common

7:30 am: 5K Run starts 

8:20 am:  Special guests at walk starting line

8:30 am: Walks start - both 3-mile and 20-mile routes

10:00 am - 5:00 pm: Kids Zone, Hunger Solutions Village, and more (free & open to the public on Boston Common)

Boston Common

Kids Zone

    Hunger Solutions Village - learn about your impact! 

    20-Mile Walk Route Entertainment - TBD

    Interested in donating your talents to the 2020 Walk for Hunger to motivate walkers along the route? Contact kristina at 

    Event Day Travel Information 

    Closest T stops: 

    • Red & Green lines: Park St. 
    • Orange line: Downtown Crossing

    Parking near Boston Common

    Please call or contact these garages directly to learn about rates and availability. 

    The Boston Common Garage (will be open)
    Zero Charles Street, Boston
    Hyatt Hotel
    1 Avenue de Lafayette, Boston

    Garage at 100 Clarendon
    100 Clarendon Street
    Back Bay Garage
    500 Boylston St.

    Center Plaza Garage
    75 Somerset Street
    Boston, MA 02108
    One Beacon Street
    1 Beacon Street
    Boston, MA 02108

    Road Closures - Sunday May 5, 2019 

    A complete list of road closures is availble here, please plan your travel accordingly in the morning and early afternoon if traveling in and around Boston, Cambridge, Brookline, Newton, or Watertown. 

    Rain or Shine Event 

    Project Bread's Walk for Hunger is a rain or shine event! Please check the weather forcast in the morning and prepare accordingly for a safe and positive experience. 

    For questions or assistance, please contact Project Bread at call 617-723-5000 or email

    Be inspired! 

    Congressman Jim McGovern Guest Speaker Mayor Marty Walsh

    Learn and explore innovative hunger solutions & have fun!

    Fresh Truck Project Bread's Chefs in Schools Gaining Ground

    Summer Eats pop-up site Main stage live music Photobooth