2019 Event

Eventbrite - Run For the Fallen 2019

Date:  Saturday, September 21, 2019
Time:  Run/Walk 6:00am-2:30pm;   Ceremony  2:30pm

The 10th Annual Run For The Fallen CT will be held at the Connecticut Trees of Honor Memorial (CTHM) located at Veterans Memorial Park in Middletown, CT. We invite runners, walkers, volunteers and visitors to attend this very special event and ceremony supporting our fallen heroes and their families. Registration is available under “The Event” menu for participants and Gold Star families. We also welcome military/veteran service organizations who are interested in sharing information about their organizations. Please contact us for further information about setting up a booth.

New This Year: 5KM run


Address: Walnut Grove Rd., Middletown, CT 06457

Parking will be on-site at Veterans Memorial Park. The park entrance for the event is the intersection of Old Mill Rd. and Walnut Grove Rd. (the west side of the park). Once you get there, you will be directed to parking. Overflow and bus parking will be the Palmer Field gravel lot behind the park (off of Washington St.) next to Palmer Field. There is a walking path and footbridge from the lot to the park. Directional signs will be posted.

Schedule of Events

5:15 AM: Registration Opens

6:00 – 2:30 PM: 65K Run and Walk*

11:30 – 2:00 PM: Lunch @ Pavilion Opens

12:00 – 12:15 PM: Missing Man Table Honors/Ceremony

12:00 – 2:00 PM: Exhibits, Children’s Activities & Scavenger Hunt;  Raffles

1:30 – 2:00 PM: Children’s Run (100 yard dash)

2:00 – 2:15 PM: Raffle Drawings

2:15 – 2:30 PM: Runners- Final Lap around Memorial

2:30 PM – 3:30 PM Remembrance Ceremony, RFTFCT & Honor and Remember CT

* Runners depart every hour, on the hour (Schedule is subject to change)