2017 Boston Walk for Epilepsy

Saturday, May 20, 2017



REGISTRATION is now closed. We look forward to seeing you tomorrow where you may register at the Pope John Paul II Park for a fee of $20.00. Registration opens @ 9:00 am.


*EFNE walk T-shirt, BBQ lunch and all activities are included 


Pope John Paul II Park, 150 Hallet Street, Dorchester, MA

How do I get there? Take 93 North to Exit 11 or South to Exit 11a (Granite Avenue). Follow to your first right onto Hilltop Street. At the bottom of Hilltop the Pope John Paul II park entrance is located on your right at Hallet St.  Look for parking signs and volunteers with parking instructions. Plug 150 Hallet Street, Dorchester, MA into your GPS. We encourage you to be green and carpool!
For MBTA info: 
Take Red Line - Ashmont To Fields Corner - Outbound view route
202 Keystone Apts Via Adams St. exiting at Hilltop and Hallet St. view route

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Registration: 9:00 AM

Walk start: 10:30 AM

Rain or shine!

How long is the walk route?

The Boston Walk is an easy 1-mile loop through Pope John Paul II Park with an option to walk one mile, two, or even 3 miles! Please make sure to dress for the weather, as there can be wind. Every step you take makes a difference!

What to expect?

EFNE’s Boston walk brings together our epilepsy community to share in a day filled with purpose, while fostering connections.  Children’s activities bring lots of smiles to our youngest walkers and include face painting, a photo booth and a DJ. BBQ lunch for all participants is included. 

Volunteer Opportunities

Are you interested in volunteering? As a volunteer, you may help with check-in, water stations, information, and much more. To learn about volunteer opportunities email jwhitney@epilepsynewengland.org