Friday & Saturday, June 3 & 4

Friday: 6:00 – 10:00pm (Gates open at 5:30pm), Saturday: 7:00am – 6:00pm 

At Harvard Stadium, Allston, MA 

Friday Events

The Best Buddies Challenge Event weekend kicks off on Friday, June 3rd with the Tom Brady Football Challenge! Get the chance to see Tom Brady, Julian Edelman, Danny Amendola, and other celebrity special guests go head-to-head in a game of football.

Free treats, such as soft drinks and water from Pepsi, popcorn from Santander, ice cream from Cold Stone, and wine beverages from Barefoot Wines (21+) will also be included in the fun!

The halftime show will feature a cooking demonstration and a special announcement from Guy Fieri, courtesy of Foxwoods Resort and Casino. But don’t worry, Guy Fieri and over 25 renowned New England Chefs will also be cooking and serving their amazing culinary creations at the inaugural Guy Cooking with Best Buddies, Celebrity Chef Food and Wine Festival, presented by Pepsi-Cola.

Saturday – Ride, Run, or Walk

Choose to ride 100, 50, or 20 miles with 1,500 other cyclists of all abilities including celebrities and pro-athletes such as Tom Brady, Julian Edelman, Guy Fieri, George Hincapie, and Christian Vande Velde, among others. Each route takes riders to the beach in Hyannis Port.

For those who don’t ride, opt to run or walk the 5k led by Olympic legend Carl Lewis. The run/walk takes place at Craigville Beach in Hyannis Port.

All routes lead to the finish line at Craigville Beach in Hyannis Port. Celebrate and recover after your ride, run, or walk with a massage, hot shower, gourmet food, and an open bar!

Top the night off with some great music from this year’s musical guest, The Beach Boys!

Funds raised through the Best Buddies Challenge benefit Best Buddies International – the world’s largest non-profit organization dedicated to ending the social, physical, and economic isolation of the 200 million people with intellectual and developmental disabilities.

Start your summer off with the Best Buddies Challenge Event! It is sure to be an incredible experience for all!