Run For The Light

5K, 10K, Half Marathon

Event Date

Sat, Oct 8, 2016


Paradise, MI


Activity Today Later

Running-5K - Individual Age group/open

$30 $30 Closed

Running-10K - Individual Age group/open

$40 $40 Closed

Running-Half marathon - Individual Age group/open

$50 $50 Closed

About This Activity

All proceeds will benefit ongoing restoration of the Whitefish Point Lighthouse.

Voted "Best road race of 2014" by The Upper Peninsula Road Runners Club!

All participants will receive a Whitefish Point: Run for the Light Dri-FIT T-Shirt with Race Packet and receive special admission Group Visit rate of $9 (regularly $13) to the Shipwreck Museum. Awards to top two finishers in each Age Group, Male and Female, in each Race Event (Half Marathon, 10K Run and 5K Run/Walk). Awards to overall Top Finishers, Male and Female in each Race Event. Certificate of Finishing. Course: Chip Timing, Flat Paved Roadway. Participants are encouraged to wear Halloween costumes!

5K: $30 then $35 after Sept 23 through Oct 7, 7:00 p.m.

10K: $40 then $45 after Sept 23 through Oct 7, 7:00 p.m.

 Half Marathon: $50 then $55 after Sept 23 through Oct 7, 7:00 p.m.

Race Packets may be picked up Friday October 7, from 12 noon to 7:00p.m. and Saturday, October 8, from 7 a.m. to 8 a.m at the Shipwreck Museum Gift Store


Event details and schedule

Fog Horn Start at 8:30 AM for all races

Dry Fit shirts

Medals for the first and second place finishers in each age group


Fast flat scenic course

Aid Stations at 5k 10k and Half Marathon turn arounds.

Fall colors

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