Join the community tradition of the 36th Annual Howell Melon Run on August 16. This is one of the most scenic and beautiful run/walks through residential streets, historic Lakeview Cemetery, and Howell City Park. The race starts and finishes in Downtown Howell. On-site registrations, post-race awards, and refreshments (like Howell Melon ice cream) will all take place on State Street. Bring the whole family to enjoy all the special events including the Melon Roll, ¼ mile Tot Trot, Melon Dash, One Mile Fun Run/Walk, 5K, and 10K. Parking is available at the Barnard Community Center and on residential streets surrounding Downtown. Early entry fee deadline is 11:59pm on August 14. Mailed applications must be postmarked by August 12. Please indicate t-shirt size during registration. A security area will be provided for all runners during the race. This course is certified by USA Track & Field. For more information, or to register, please contact the Howell Area Parks & Recreation Authority at 517/546-0693 ext. 0 or visit www.howellrecreation.org.
Melon Roll: ages 2-5; $2 per child; begins at 6:00pm
Tot Trot: ages 8 & under; FREE; begins at 6:15pm
Melon Dash: all ages; $2 per person; begins at 6:30pm
1 Mile Run/Walk: all ages; $15 early/$20 late; begins at 6:45pm
5K/10K Run: all ages; $25 early/$30 late; begins at 7:00pm