“OUR DEBT TO THE HEROIC MEN AND VALIANT WOMEN IN THE SERVICE
OF OUR COUNTRY CAN NEVER BE REPAID. THEY HAVE EARNED OUR
UNDYING GRATITUDE. AMERICA WILL NEVER FORGET THEIR SACRIFICES.” – President Harry S Truman
Join the Honoring Heroes Memorial 5K•10K at the Bangor Waterfront on Sunday, June 16, 2019 to remember the lives of Maine’s Fallen Heroes and their Gold Star Families. Come together in Honoring and Remembering all of Maine’s service members, from all wars and conflicts, who sacrificed their lives for Our Freedom; and Uniting together in support of their families. This event is a fundraiser for the Maine Gold Star Family Memorial to be located in Augusta, Maine’s Capitol Park.
The Honoring Heroes Memorial 5K•10K offers a Kids 1 Mile Fun Run, 5K Run or Walk, 10K Run, Adaptive Athlete, and Virtual options. Veterans and Active Duty personnel are encouraged to attend, either to walk, run, or line the finish with American Flags.
Gold Star Families are encouraged to register in one of three ways. Registration for any of the events is absolutely free!
Children under 18 can participate in the Kids 1 Mile Fun Run. Please select the Gold Star Child option at registration.
All ages are welcome to Walk or Run in the 5K or Run in the 10K. Please choose either of those Gold Star options at registration.
If you do not wish to Walk or Run, then you are Welcome to Honor your Loved One by Standing their Memorial Marker on the Course. Please choose this Gold Star option at registration.
It is our pleasure to assist in Remembering, Honoring, and Inspiring.