Canal Diggers 5K

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Historic 5K Course

The Canal Diggers 5K Road Race is one of Central Massachusetts' top races, benefiting the Worcester Hibernian Cultural Foundation 501(c)(3), affectionately known as the "Irish Club."

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Easy Registration

The Canal Diggers 5K Road Race offers easy registration through Race Wire which allows you to track your finish times from year to year!

Kids Course

A 1K "out and back" race to down Green Street, escorted by the Worcester Police department, allows kids to get in on the fun!


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Family Friendly Entertainment

Our claim to fame is our much loved after party. You can expect live music, pizza, beer, water, free face painting, and other treats!