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The Weekend Activity Guide includes all of the details for race weekend.

Official Weekend Guide


SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

THURSDAY, JUNE 20:

* ESSENTIA HEALTH FITNESS EXPO. FREE (DECC – Arena) 4-8 p.m. Open to the public – $5/day parking at the DECC
* RACE PACKET PICK-UP (DECC – Paulucci Hall) 4-8 p.m.

FRIDAY, JUNE 21:

* JEFF GALLOWAY’S RUNNING SCHOOL. $99. (DECC – French River Room) 9 a.m.-12p.m.
* ESSENTIA HEALTH FITNESS EXPO. FREE (DECC – Arena) 10 a.m.-9 p.m.
* RACE PACKET PICK-UP (DECC – Paulucci Hall) 10 a.m.-11 p.m.
* VIRTUAL RACECOURSE TOURS. FREE (DECC – Edmund Fitzgerald Hall) 11 a.m. & 2 p.m. Narrated by Doug Kurtis:
* MICHELINA’S ALL-YOU-CAN-EAT SPAGHETTI DINNER (DECC – Pioneer Hall) 11a.m.-9 p.m.
* WHIPPER SNAPPER RACES FOR KIDS. FREE (Bayfront Festival Park). Open to ages 14 and under. Registration 12 p.m. Mascot Races, Kids Races to follow 2 p.m.
*LIGHTSPEED LIFT: FREE Demo by Malcom Macaulay (DECC – Edmund Fitzgerald Hall) 3 p.m.
* PRE-RACE TALK SHOW. FREE (DECC – Edmund Fitzgerald Hall). 4 p.m. Hosted by running legends Dick Beardsley and Carrie Tollefson, with special guests: Jeff Galloway.
* 26th ANNUAL WILLIAM A. IRVIN 5K (at the William A. Irvin ore boat slip) 6 p.m.
* LIVE ENTERTAINMENT. $25 (Big Top Tent in Canal Park) All ages show. Gates open at 7 p.m.

SATURDAY, JUNE 22:

* 29th ANNUAL GARRY BJORKLUND HALF MARATHON 6:15 a.m.
* 43rd ANNUAL GRANDMA’S MARATHON 7:45 a.m.
* LIVE ENTERTAINMENT. FREE (Big Top Tent in Canal Park) All ages show 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
* AWARDS CEREMONY (Lake Superior Ballroom – DECC) 4 p.m.
* LIVE ENTERTAINMENT. $10 (Big Top Tent in Canal Park) Ages 21+. Gates open at 7 p.m.