Boston Athletic Association 1 Ash St, Hopkinton, MA01748 The Boston Athletic Association is a non-profit organization that manages athletic events and promotes a healthy…More lifestyle through sports, with a focus on running. Founded in 1887, the B.A.A has organized the Boston Marathon held yearly, with the starting point in the center of Hopkinton. The B.A.A provides other programs including a running club, youth programs, training programs, half-marathons, and many more.
Elmwood School 14 Elm St, Hopkinton, MA01748 Set back off of windy, private Elm Street and one of the town's three elementary schools, this facility is home to the…More community's second- and third-graders. Trees crowd the rangy brick building that sits at the end of a driveway lined with a small athletic field and playground. This is the school where world-class marathoners from Kenya visit students in the days running up to the Boston Marathon, a tradition that dates to 1993.
Hopkinton Town Common 1 Main St, Hopkinton, MA01748 Hopkinton Town Common hosts a variety of community events throughout the year including summer concerts, art festivals,…More holiday celebrations and is also next to the starting line for the Boston Marathon. It features a water fountain, benches, brick walkways, planters and old fashioned street lights.