Event Information


Friday, November 25, beginning at 6:00 PM
Race day registration and packet pick-up will be held from 12:00 noon thru 5:30 PM.


Race day registration, packet pick-up, and the start/finish of the race will be held at the First Presbyterian Church of Howell, located at 323 W. Grand River in downtown Howell.


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


The ChronoTrack timing system will be used with the RFID bib tag. Results will be available immediately following the event.


Don your most festive, holiday costume and be entered into our new Fantasy 5K Costume Contes! We will start the judging at 5:00 PM and announce the winners at 5:30 PM. Costume awards we be given to the first, second and third place adult (18 and up), and first, second and third place youth (17 and under).


Finisher Medals for all 500 finishers. Campfire Cups for the age group awards with Running Lab gift certificates for the top 3 men and 3 women finishers.

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 & up.

Award pick-up will be behind the Church as soon as results are available.