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Believe in Tomorrow's Port To Fort 6K

  • Coke Field 1101 East Fort Avenue Baltimore, MD, 21230 United States (map)

Online registration has ended, however you can still register on Sunday, the day of the race, beginning at 7:00 am at Coke Field.

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Run one of the only races that is granted access to historic Fort McHenry, which offers spectacular views of Baltimore’s harbor. Join us in fundraising and become a member of the Believe Battalion in support of critically ill children and their families.

Entry Fees

$35 - Individual Runner

$15 - Children under 12 years old

$40 - Virtual Runner

*There are no refunds of entry given or transfers of entry permitted for this event.

Race Information

Packet Pick-Up

Packet Pickup is your opportunity to receive your race shirt, bib number/timing chip prior to race day.
We strongly encourage attending packet pickup, however, you are able to pick up your race packet
on Race Day.

You may pick up another runner’s packet or packets for a team. Please bring a list of everyone’s names to facilitate this process.

Location: Charm City Run At McHenry Row

Charm City Run: 
BALTIMORE Locust Point
1713 Whetstone Way
Baltimore, MD 21230

Time: 12-4pm

Date: May 4, 2019

Click Here to register for the 2019 Port to Fort 6K!


There are multiple opportunities to win awards at this year’s Port to Fort 6K Race to fuel your competitive spirit!

Race Medals
Medals will be presented to top three male/female masters overall and the top three male/female finishers in each age group.
10 and under, 11-15, 16-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60 and over

Race Course

• The race will begin at the intersection of Woodall Street and Fort Avenue.

• Head West on Fort Avenue toward Light Street.

• Left on Belt Street, left on Randall Street. Left on Webster Street.

• Right on Fort Avenue toward Fort McHenry

• Enter Fort McHenry and complete Fort loop, returning to Fort Avenue and heading west.

• Left on Woodall Street to the finish line.


It takes an army of over 100 volunteers to make the Port to Fort 6K Race possible. We are deeply grateful for all those who volunteer their time and talents to make our events possible! See below for some examples of volunteer areas:

  • Setup and clean up

  • Water Stops

  • Cheer team – cheer on the runners along the race course

  • Registration Tables

  • Finish Line

  • Food Stations

Contact Kelly Nguyen at or call 410.614.2560 for more information on how you can volunteer.


Please no roller blades, skates, bikes, dogs, pets or headphones allowed on the race course. Your race number must be worn on your front and must be visible. DO NOT exchange or give your race number to another participant.



Believe In Tomorrow National Children’s Foundation

Your presence, participation and support help us continue to provide accommodations, comfort and exceptional service to families with critically-ill children. Widely-recognized as a world leader in pediatric hospital and respite housing, Believe In Tomorrow developed the first pediatric respite facilities in the United States more than 25 years ago. Two of the foundation's respite properties -- Believe In Tomorrow House on the Bay in Ocean City, MD and Believe In Tomorrow House at Pinnacle Falls in the scenic mountains of Asheville, N.C. -- prioritize military families with critically-ill children.
Believe In Tomorrow National Children's Foundation is the exclusive provider of hospital housing for the Johns Hopkins Children’s Center.


Please review the Charm City Run Weather and Event Cancellation policy here prior to registering for this event. If you have any questions about the policy please email us at prior to registering.


Don’t miss this opportunity to promote your brand and expand your market through a Port to Fort 6K Sponsorship for our 2019 race! Interested sponsors can review the sponsorship levels below for details about which level may be most appropriate. To sign on as a 2019 sponsor, please click the sign up button below. Contact us at or call (410) 744-1032 to see how your company can build better business opportunities in the local community!

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