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The Great Pumpkin Run: Grand Rapids

2 races scheduled · 2000 participants · Sat 12th Oct 2019 · Grand Rapids
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About this event

The Great Pumpkin Run is back in Grand Rapids! Continue your favorite Fall tradition at Riverside Park, just north of downtown. Rock 3.1 miles through the scenic park and around the river. Take in the gorgeous foliage before cooling down with apple cider at the finish line!

Raceday details
How to enter

Tickets available until Sat Oct 12 2019

What's included:

  • Lightweight 1/4 zip tech hoodie, perfect for fall running
  • 2019 Finisher's Medal
  • Commemorative bib
  • Chip timing with text/email notifications
  • Cup of apple cider at the finish line
  • Small pumpkin to take home
  • Free professional race photos
5K
9:00am Sat 12th Oct 2019

Run 5km

Virtual 5k
Sat 12th Oct 2019

Run 5km

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Patrick MacDonald
Patrick MacDonald
03/10/2019
Hello! I’m very interested in signing up, but I noticed most of the sweatshirt sizes are sold out. Do you plan to order more? None of the available sizes fit me… read more
Route description
Route description

The course will be relatively flat, comprised of city streets, bike paths, and paved trails in and around Riverside Park.

Logistics and schedule

PACKET PICK-UP
There are several convenient options for picking up your race packets. We like to make it easy for our runners to focus on the race, and not have to worry about the logistics of packet pick-up.

Early Packet Pick-up

  • Details will be announced later this summer!

Race Day

  • Beginning at 7:00 AM race morning, you can head to the park to retrieve your packet!

Mail My Packet

  • For a nominal fee, we can mail your packet straight to your door! This option is available until September 28th.

Race day registration (if the event isn't sold out) is $50. Sign up today to guarantee a spot and receive the best price!

Volunteers

We’d love to have you help out on race morning. As our way of saying ‘thank you’ for volunteering, you’ll receive the awesome long-sleeved volunteer shirt, light snacks, and a free race registration. Click here for details, available times, and to sign up to volunteer!

Want to learn more? Click the link below:
https://runsignup.com/Race/Volunteer/MI/GrandRapids/TheGreatPumpkinRunGrandRapids?\_ga=2.161290485.931387617.1561480625-681921203.1560863568

How to get there

Riverside Park, 2001 Monroe Ave NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49505, USA

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Event Location
Riverside Park
2001 Monroe Ave NE
Grand Rapids, MI 49505

Parking
Parking is held on the streets surrounding the park. The official Participant Guide will be sent out prior to the event day, which will contain details on parking. Wherever you’re traveling from, we highly encourage carpooling to help reduce traffic on race day. Further, taking a cab or rideshare (i.e. Uber) would be another easy option. Please arrive early in order to avoid congestion!

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Patrick MacDonald
Patrick MacDonald
03/10/2019
Hello! I’m very interested in signing up, but I noticed most of the sweatshirt sizes are sold out. Do you plan to order more? None of the available sizes fit me
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