Mum-A-Thon Road Race

Directed by the Veterans Strong Community Center

Mum-A-Thon Road Race and Monster Mile Walk
8K Road Race and Monster Mile Walk

Sunday October 17th 2021, 8:00 am

Web Site: Mum-A-Thon Run and Walk (

Race Proceeds to Benefit Veterans Strong Community Center, Inc.

The Mum-A-Thon road race, entering its 52nd year

Directed by the Veterans Strong Community Center

Musical Entertainment Announced!

Enjoy Our Food Truck Center for Some Great Tastes and the Bristol Blues Adult Beverage Garden! Friday, Saturday and Sunday!

Friday:- Opening ceremonies – 5:30

  • 5:30 PM: Hometown Heroes – Korean War Veterans
  • 6:00-8:30 PM: Art Gala, featuring Sharp Five Jazz – Under the Marquee Tent
  • 6:30-8:00 PM: Miss Chrysanthemum Pageant – on Main Stage
  • 8:15 PM: Mum Festival Official Opening Ceremonies and Ribbon Cutting by the new
    Miss Chrysanthemum

Saturday: Mum Festival Family Fun Day – 12:00 PM

  • 12:00-1:00 PM: Eight to the Bar – Big Band/Swing
  • 2:00-3:00 PM: 42 Salute – Folk/Light and Classic Rock/Country
  • 4:00-5:00 PM: Number 9 Band – Beatles Tribute
  • 6:00-7:30 PM: Headliner: Soul Sound Review – Soul/Motown/R&B

Sunday: Mum Festival Honoring Heroes Day

  • 1:30 PM: Mum Parade – The Mum Parade will go right by the Festival on Hope Street
    Have the best seat in the house!
  • 1:30-2:30 PM: Jim Pelletier – Light and Classic Rock
  • 3:00-4:30 PM: Lori and the Legends – Funk/Soul/Top 40/Rock