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Nov
28
Thu
Strategic Staffing Solutions Turkey Trot
Nov 28 @ 7:30 am

Strategic Staffing Solutions Turkey Trot

TYPE OF RACE

  • ROAD RACE
  • Start Time : 7:30 A.M.

WHERE

  • Detroit
  • 1 Washington Blvd.
  • 48226
Advertise with us and get LOGO HERE!

EVENT DISTANCES

  • 1 Mile : FUN RUN
  • 5K : RUN
  • 10K : RUN

EVENT FEE(S)

  • Please see race website or registration form.

CONTACT

2019 Ann Arbor Turkey Trot 5K & 1K @ Downtown Ann Arbor
Nov 28 @ 8:15 am – 11:00 am
2019 Ann Arbor Turkey Trot 5K & 1K @ Downtown Ann Arbor

A gobblin’ good time in downtown Ann Arbor! Run, walk, or crawl with the whole family to get into the holiday spirit before your Thanksgiving feast. Strollers are welcome, but for the comfort and safety of other participants, we suggest that you leave dogs at home.

Hot chocolate and cookies in the finish line, plus pictures with Turkey Tom and Santa! A portion of each entry fee will go to the ChadTough Foundation to fund research and raise awareness for Pediatric Brain Tumors with an emphasis on Diffuse Intrinsic Pontine Glioma (DIPG).

Festive long sleeved cotton t-shirt to participants, custom medals to all 5K finishers, and festive medals to all Tot Trot 1K finishers ages 10 & under! Please note, shirts and shirt sizes for both distances can only be guaranteed through November 11, 2019. Sign up early!

1K Tot Trot – 8:15 a.m.
5K – 8:30 a.m.

The Holiday Trio Series is BACK in 2019!!
Run the Run Scream Run 5K or 10K, the Ann Arbor Thanksgiving Day Turkey Trot 5K, and the Holiday Hustle 5K to complete the Holiday Trio Series! Finishers of the Run Scream Run 5K or 10K, Turkey Trot 5K and Holiday Hustle 5K will receive all three race medals, each featuring and friendly and festive holiday character, PLUS the NEW Holiday Trio Series Finisher soup mug! Must be registered for all 3 events by November 14, 2019 to be included in the trio!

*Please note that race day registration for both distances are not guaranteed to be available. Sign up before NOON eastern November 26, 2019!
RACE INFO & REGISTER: theturkeytrot.com

Nov
30
Sat
Taylor Winterfest 5k
Nov 30 @ 10:00 am
Taylor Winterfest 5k @ Taylor | Michigan | United States

Taylor Winterfest 5k

TYPE OF RACE

  • ROAD RACE
  • Start Time : 10 a.m.

WHERE

  • Taylor
  • 12803 Pardee
  • 48180

EVENT DISTANCES

  • 5K : RUN/WALK

EVENT FEE(S)

CONTACT

Dec
8
Sun
The Whoville 5K Northville @ Northville High School
Dec 8 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
The Whoville 5K Northville @ Northville High School | Northville | Michigan | United States

Be part of the second annual event that has become Northville’s favorite Christmas Holiday event!!

The Whoville 5k is the silliest, zaniest, Grinchiest fun run in Michigan! Join us for a festive afternoon running through Whoville- complete with all the mischievous characters you grew up loving. There will be Things, there will be a Cat (probably wearing a Hat,) and there will be the meanest, greenest one of them all! Come dressed to join the fun, and enjoy cookies, hot cocoa, costume prizes and photos with Santa!

Limited to 500 Runners…

Come dressed in your best holiday, Whoville outfit!!

Dec
14
Sat
2019 Holiday Hustle 1M & 5K @ Monument Park
Dec 14 @ 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm
2019 Holiday Hustle 1M & 5K @ Monument Park | Dexter | Michigan | United States

Naughty or nice, walker or runner, come breathe in the December night air, burn a few holiday calories and give back to others. A fun, festive, family-friendly dash around Dexter, MI that will take you past the neighborhood light displays and get you into the holiday spirit!

Register early, as the first 500 get a piece of festive flare (to be picked up with race packet). This charity event donates $5 of each entry fee to local Dexter charities.

Custom beanies to all entrants and custom holiday bulb medals to all 5K finishers! Festive medals to all 1 Mile finishers! Please note: beanies can only be guaranteed for registrations completed through November 26, 2019.
BACK for 2019: Optional shirt available for purchase at the time of registration! (Must be added on by November 26.)

4:00 p.m. – 1 Mile
4:30 p.m. – 5K

The Holiday Trio Series is BACK in 2019!!
Run the Run Scream Run 5K or 10K, the Ann Arbor Thanksgiving Day Turkey Trot 5K, and the Holiday Hustle 5K to complete the Holiday Trio Series! Finishers of the Run Scream Run 5K or 10K, Turkey Trot 5K and Holiday Hustle 5K will receive all three race medals, each featuring a friendly and festive holiday character, PLUS the NEW Holiday Trio Series Finisher soup mug! Must be registered for all 3 events by November 14, 2019 to be included in the trio!

RACE INFO & REGISTER: www.runholiday5k.com

Mar
29
Sun
10th annual Rock CF Rivers Half Marathon
Mar 29 @ 8:00 am

March 29, 2020- Sunday

10th annual Rock CF Rivers Half Marathon, 10 Miler, 2 Person Relay & 5K Run/Walk

TYPE OF RACE

  • ROAD RACE
  • Start Time : 8:00am

WHERE

  • Detroit
  • 2990 W. Grand Blvd
  • 48202
Advertise with us and get LOGO HERE!

EVENT DISTANCES

  • 13.1 Mile : RUN
  • 10 Mile : RUN
  • 5K : RUN/WALK
  • other : RELAY

EVENT FEE(S)

  • Half Marathon- $60, $65, $70 10 Miler- $50, $55, $60 2 Person Relay- $120, $130, $140 5K- $40, $35, $40

CONTACT

Apr
26
Sun
Blue Ribbon Run
Apr 26 @ 9:00 am
Blue Ribbon Run @ Woodhaven | Michigan | United States

TYPE OF RACE

  • ROAD RACE
  • Start Time : 9:00

WHERE

  • Woodhaven
  • 23101 Hall Rd.
  • 48183

EVENT DISTANCES

  • 1 Mile : RUN
  • 5K : RUN/WALK

EVENT FEE(S)

  • 5K : $25.00 until March 1st, $28.00 until April 25th. Race Day: $30.00 One MIle: $15.00 until March 1st, $18.00 until April 25th; $20.00 Race Day

RACE INFORMATION

Join the Exchange Club of Trenton in observing the month of April as Child Abuse Prevention Month. Proceeds of this event will go to the Exchange Club of Trenton’s projects to help increase awareness of child abuse and neglect in our communities, how abuse can be prevented and the Club’s programs of service.

NEW FOR 2020! THE 5K COURSE WILL INCLUDE THE SLED HILL!

No Dogs or Strollers on the Hill

FINISHERS MEDAL TO FIRST 200 FINISHERS!

Start Times:

No Hil 1 Mile Run/Walk – 9:00 AM.,

5K Run/Walk with the HILL: 10 a.m.

No car traffic on the course

Packet pickup: 8:00 – 9:30 a.m. Woodhaven Community Center 23101 Hall Rd, Woodhaven, MI 48183

5K AWARDS: Awards to the first male and female, overall and masters Special award for the youngest bibbed finisher Age groups (Awards to top 2 in each age group): 9 and Under, 10-14, 15-19, 20 – 29, 30 -39, 40 – 49, 50 – 59, 60 – 69, 70 – 79, 80 and up

T shirt, Post Race Snacks, Awards Ceremony. T-Shirts to those who register by Wednesday, April 17th

Do you have a community event coming up?  If you want your event added to our calendar, submit your request here*.

* Events must be pre-approved and meet criteria to post.  Events pertaining to businesses and for-profit business events are allowed for sponsors only.

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