InformationJoin the Downtown Runners & Walkers at the Belle Isle Casino on beautiful Belle Isle Park in Detroit, as we celebrate the 48th Annual Belle Isle New Year's Eve Family Fun Run/Walk.
- Children's Fun Run & Open Fun Run (3:30 pm)
The Fun Run is a short, one mile route, which starts in front of the Belle Isle Casino, goes around the Scott Fountain, and returns to the Casino. It is open to all ages; however, to keep the Fun Run "fun" for the children, we request that faster runners consider entering the 5km Run instead.
- 5km Run & 5km Racewalk / Fitness Walk (4:00 pm)
The 5km Run and 5km Walk are open to all ages and abilities.
The course is certified by USA Track & Field.
B-Tag Timing for the 5km course is provided by Everal Race Management
All children 12 & under receive trophies at the finish line of their race.
The Top 3 Men and Women finishers in the 5km Run will receive gift certificates for Hanson's Running Shop.
All finishers in the 5km and 1 Mile (Open) will receive Finisher Medals.
Long-sleeve moisture-wick "Tech" shirt guaranteed for all pre-registered participants.
Post-race food and beverages.
- Belle Isle Recreation Passport: The Michigan Department of Natural Resources (DNR) has asked that we request all event attendees and vendors to have a recreation passport for this event. Please see the DNR websites (www.michigan.gov/dnr and www.michigan.gov/recreationpassport) for more information.