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Saturday, July 2, 2016 : Stars Stripes & Splatter – A 5K color run that’s fit for the whole family! This is the third year for this color-run event with six color stations featuring patriotic colors made from non-toxic, food-grade corn starch.
The 3.1 mile (5 kilometers) race course will start at the Jazz Live Field on the grounds of Grand Traverse Resort and Spa and loop back to the start area with portions of the race running along Lautner Rd. This is an untimed run.
Start Time: 10 a.m.
Race sponsors include Pepsi and Grand Traverse Resort and Spa.
The race will be followed by an after-party with refreshments, an inflatable obstacle course, color toss and a spray down area. Soft drinks will be available after the race. Beer from Short’s Brewing Company also will be available for sale following the race. Must be 21. Must provide photo ID.
Prizes will be awarded for the Best Dressed Runner, the Fastest Male Runner, and the Fastest Female Runner.
Registration Fee: $30 through May 2016; $35 June 1 – July 1, 2016; $40 July 2, 2016 day of the race if space remains. Registration fee includes race registration, cotton T-shirt, sunglasses, and patriotic swag.