It’s time to put on your favorite, festive running gear and work off that turkey dinner at the Fantasy 5K on Friday, Nov. 24 in downtown Howell. The race begins at 6 p.m. Run the certified course down Grand River Ave. while thousands cheer you on. Stay for the Fantasy of Lights Parade that starts at 7 p.m.
Pre-registration is $30 through 5 p.m. on Monday, Nov. 20. After that, registration is $35 per runner.
Register online at howellfantasy5k.com or in person at the Howell Area Chamber of Commerce office.
On race day, Friday, Nov. 24, register at the First Presbyterian Church, race headquarters, starting at noon.
Proceeds from the Fantasy 5K benefits local charities. Last year, more than $8,000 was donated to local non-profit organizations.
This year all registered 5K participants will receive a Fantasy 5K long-sleeve T-shirt, and the lighted gift will be a blinking Rudolph nose, while supplies last.
Thank you to the Fantasy 5K sponsors:
Platinum Sponsor – Champion Automotive Group
Enhanced Gold Sponsor – St. John Providence
Gold Sponsors – DTE Energy and Hartland Insurance
Silver Sponsors – Pepsi and Chemung Hills
Bronze Sponsors – Beauchamp Water Treatment & Supply, Two Men and a Truck, Pro Motion Physical Therapy, Thai Summit, Howell Powersports, The Wellbridge Group, Chem-Trend and Vista Springs Living – Howell, Wireless Zone, Meijer, Jonna’s Market
To register for Fantasy 5K, please visit: www.howellfantasy5k.com, or call the Howell Chamber: (517) 546-3920