Parades / Walks / Races

The City of Frederick has spent several months reviewing our Parade/Walk/Race process and made some enhancements that are effective immediately. Please see the attached press release (PDF) for more information on these changes. We appreciate everyone's patience while we worked through this process and hope these enhancements will make the process more effective for everyone.

If you would like to apply to hold a run, walk, or parade please complete and submit the application. Please see the listing of a the event fees associated with having a Parade, walk, or race. If you have any questions please email Sarah Stamper, office manager of the Parks and Recreation Department.

FeeCityNon-City
Application Processing Fee for Parades$200$200
Application Processing Fee for Races$100$100
Application Processing Fee for Walkathons$50$50

We encourage the use of City of Frederick approved routes, but non approved special routes can be reviewed on a case by case basis. View the maps showing the City of Frederick approved routes.

Path NameDistance
Map
Revised Baker Park5k
Download (PDF)
Baker Park Walking PathN/ADownload (PDF)
Monocacy Park5k
Download (PDF)
Whittier5k
Download (PDF)
Riverside5k
Download (PDF)