Schedule

Never miss a step.

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

2018 Weekend Activity Guide PDF Version

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

THURSDAY, JUNE 14:

* 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 15:

* 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.
* MICHELINA’S ALL-YOU-CAN-EAT SPAGHETTI DINNER (DECC – Pioneer Hall) 11a.m.-9 p.m.
* BUS TOURS OF THE RACECOURSE. $5 (Departing from the DECC) 1 p.m. & 3 p.m. Tickets available at the info booth in Pioneer Hall
* 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.
* PRE-RACE TALK SHOW. FREE (DECC – Edmund Fitzgerald Hall). Hosted by running legends Dick Beardsley and Carrie Tollefson, with guest Kara Goucher and other celebrity guests!
* 25TH ANNUAL WILLIAM A. IRVIN 5K (at the William A. Irvin ore boat) 6 p.m.
* LIVE ENTERTAINMENT. $20 (Big Top Tent in Canal Park) All ages show. Gates open at 7 p.m.

SATURDAY, JUNE 16:

* 28TH ANNUAL GARRY BJORKLUND HALF MARATHON 6:15 a.m.
* 42nd 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.