Register for the Lavender Festival 5k

On Saturday, July 13, the Lavender Festival will be hosting it’s first ever 5k event. This 5k will be held at and within the Eastern Michigan Fairgrounds in Imlay City, Michigan during the weekend of the Lavender Festival. The course is very flat with the majority of the running surface being asphalt. 

Course: The entire 5K will be held within the Eastern Michigan Fairgrounds. This means there will be little concern for traffic and / or public interferences. The course is flat and will be run on mostly asphalt roads with some gravel and dirt included in certain parts of the loops. 

Packet Pickup: Begins at 7:30 am and the race begins at 9 am.

Runners also get a free technical shirt (while supplies last)

 And every runner gets one free entry into the Lavender Festival (just show your bib). 

Early Registration: $20

After June 1, 2019: $25

Race Day Registration: $30

Arrival and packet pickup time 7:30 am

Race Start Time: 9 am

Awards: Medals will go the top three place finishers in the each age group. There will also be awards for the overall Male and Female finishers along with the overall Master’s male and female finishers.  

Any questions please feel free to email David Green at!


Price for 5k Run/Walk will increase in 1 week.
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In consideration of the foregoing, I, for myself, my heirs, executors, administrators, personal representatives, successors and assigns, waive and release any and all rights, claims and courses of action I have or may have against EnMotive, Eastside Racing, Eastern Michigan Fairgrounds, The Lavender Festival, Running Away, LLC and its affiliates, their agents, employees, officers, directors, successors and assigns and any and all sponsors, their representatives and successors, that may arise as a result of my participation in the Lavender Festival 5k and any pre- and post- event activities. I attest and verify that I am physically fit and have sufficiently trained for the completion of this event and my physical condition has been verified by a licensed medical doctor. Further, I hereby grant full permission to any and all of the foregoing to use any photographs, motion pictures, recordings, or any other record of this event for any legitimate purpose including commercial advertising, without monetary payment to me.

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