2015 brings an Mayoral election year to Whoville.  After many years of trying to spoil Christmas for the Whos through intimidation, the Grinch has decided to enter the political arena!!  The Grinch is challenging longtime leader of the Whos, Mr. Mayor, in the year's Mayoral election!  Results will be announced on race day!!

  • WHAT THE HECK IS GOING ON?

    The Whoville 5K...or there abouts (2015 edition)

     

    Be part of the fifth annual event that has become West Michigan's favorite Christmas Holiday event!! The Whoville 5k includes a 5k run, 5k walk, kid's fun run and a sweet finish in Whoville, featuring hot chocolate and chocolate fountain goodies for runners.

     

    Limited to 1400 runners....

     

    Don't miss your chance to race the Grinch to Mt. Crumpit and back to Whoville! Beware because the Grinch will try to steer you off course! But never fear, Thing 1, Thing 2 and Cat in the Hat will assist you along your journey!!

     

    Come dressed in your best holiday, Whoville outfit!!

     

    A handmade quilt will be raffled off along with prizes for runners in costume!!

     

  • I NEED MORE DETAILS!!

    Friday, Dec 11

    • On-Line Registration closes at 11pm.  Additional registrations will still be taken at packet pick up Dec 12-13.

    Saturday, Dec 12

    • 4pm to 7pm -- Packet Pick Up/ate Registration  at Gazelle Sports, 3930 28th St SE Grand Rapids, MI 49512

    Sunday, Dec 13

    • 1pm to 4pm -- Packet Pick Up/ Late Registration Sports Gazelle Sports, 3930 28th St SE Grand Rapids, MI 49512

    Race Day, Sunday, Dec 20

    • 8:30am to 10:00am Packet Pick Up only--No Race Day Registration at Riverside Park, 2001 Monroe Avenue Northeast, Grand Rapids, MI 49505.
    • 9:50am -- Introduction of the characters
    • 9:55am Mayoral Election results
    • 10 am - the kid's fun run begins
    • 5K run begins immediately after kid's run
    • 5k walkers line up behind runners
    • Approx 10:00am -- Costume contest stops
    • Approx 11:00am Costume contest and raffle prizes awarded (most be present to win EXCEPT for Grinch quilt)

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

  • MRS MAYOR'S QUILT GIVEAWAY

  • COSTUME CONTEST!!...WHAT??

    We will have many prizes to give away for those fabulous costumes on race day!! We will be judging on 6 main categories but will be giving prizes away for all types of Whoville Fashion!!

     

    •     Cindy Lou Who
    •     Grinch
    •     Dr. Seuss character
    •     Ugly sweater
    •     Christmas theme
    •     Kids (12 and under)

     

     

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