Event Information


Friday, November 23, 2018 
Check-In: 12:00-5:00 PM 
Start Time: Race begins at 6 p.m. at First Presbyterian Church between Chestnut & Center Streets on Grand River.


Race starts and finishes at the First Presbyterian Church of Howell located at 323 W. Grand River, Downtown Howell. Registration, post-race awards, refreshments inside the church.

Race Map Click here

5K (3.1 miles) course is on Grand River Avenue in historic downtown Howell preceding the Fantasy of Lights parade.


Chip timing and results will be handled by Gault Race Management. The ChronoTrack timing system will be used with disposable D-tags. There is no need to return the chip after the race. Please note: Champion Chips are not compatible.


  • First Place Open - male and female
  • First Place Master - male and female
  • Grand Masters - male and female
  • First-Third Place - male and female in age groups:
    • 10 & under, 11-12, 13-14, 15-16, 17-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75-79, 80 and up


Bring your family and stay to see Livingston County’s fabulous Fantasy of Lights parade featuring Santa and dozens of lighted floats and bands. The parade starts at 7 p.m. and marks the beginning of the holiday season in historic downtown Howell.