Sanctuary of the great lakes

Thunder Bay River Costume Run 2017

October 28, 2017 @ 8:00 am – 1:00 pm
Alpena County Fairgrounds
625 S 11th Ave, Alpena, MI 49707

The run will follow along the bike path surrounds the Thunder Bay River. There is a 1-mile Run/Walk, a 5-k Run/Walk, and a 10-k(ish) Run (It is 10-k(ish) because it is just a little under 6.2 miles). There will also be a DUO option, where you can do the 1-mile event and then either do the 5-k or 10-k(ish) event.

Registration will begin at 8 a.m. with the 1-mile Run/Walk starting at 9:30 a.m. with the 5k and 10k(ish) events to start at 10 a.m. This will all take place rain or shine. Awards will be given to the top Female and Male finishers for each event. There will also be a prize for best costume.

For registration or questions call 989-884-3335 or go to

Come run or walk along the shores of the Thunder Bay River in a 10k(ish), 5k, or 1-mile event. Or you could even combine events and do the 1-mile and then do the 5k or 10k(ish). All for one low price.

All proceeds from this event will go to help Feeding Kids Ministry here in Alpena.
Costumes are not required to participate, but are STRONGLY encouraged. However, masks will not be allowed while participating.

This entry was posted on June 27th, 2018 .

Alpena Convention & Visitors Bureau
420 N. 2nd Ave. • Alpena, MI 49707
(989) 340-2288
© 2014 Alpena Area Convention & Visitors Bureau, All Rights Reserved. Produced by Gaslight Media

Beach Hazard Statement

10:21 PM EDT on September 23, 2018
8:00 AM EDT on September 24, 2018
High 66°/Low 61°