2021 Friendsgiving 5K & 1 Mile - Tyler Kreilter Memorial Run
Thursday, November 25, 2021 - 9:00 AM

A race to honor one runner, and encourage Many Others.

This race is offered in-person and virtually!

Join us Thanksgiving morning for the 6th annual Friendsgiving 5k and One-Mile - Tyler Kreilter Memorial Run. Great for competitive runners and beginners, and everyone in between. You can run, walk, dance, or crawl your way to the finish line.

All participants will receive:
  • Custom Finisher Medals
  • Race Swag - Custom Water Bottle! (Guaranteed for pre-registration, day of registration is limited)
  • Photo Uploads
  • E-Certificates
All proceeds from this event go to the Tyler Kreilter Memorial Fund. The Fund provides scholarships and other support for Blue Water area runners.

Read about Tyler Kreilter and the Run that Celebrates His Life

Packet Pick-Up and Race Day Registration
Packet pick-up (for those that pre-register) and DAY-OF registration will be from 6:30am-8:00am at the Mariner Pavillion in Marine City, located at 102 Pearl Street, Marine City, Michigan 48039.

Race Start Times
1-Mile Walk/Run - 8:30am
5K Walk/Run - 9:00am

Virtual races MUST  be entered by 11:59pm on race day.

Registration Fees
In-Person: $20 through August 30, 2021; $25 through September 29, 2021; $30 until race day.

Virtual: $25 through September 29, 2021; $30 until race day.

Mariner Pavillion (beside Marine City Beach) - 102 Pearl Street, Marine City, Michigan 48039 (where Water Street and Pearl Street meet). 

Street parking available on nearby side streets. Ample parking available. 

Course and Amenities 
There will be no water stations on the course. Participants are responsible for their own hydration. Light refreshments provided after the race. Porta-Johns will be available.

Friendsgiving 5K Race Course

This is truly a race for everyone! This is a great tradition and wonderful way to start your Thanksgiving! You won't regret being a part of this!