The Whoville 5k -- December 2

Northville, MI -- Powered by Gazelle Sports
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Wait!! What?? You’ve Never Heard of the Whoville 5K?

The Whoville 5K  is the funniest, coolest, never before seeniest, out of this world and happiest 5K in the Metro Detroit area!   This is a fun run 5K or close to that (not sure the exact distance…the Things keep moving the course on race day).  Everyone gets a  Whoville shirt and finisher medal, and at the finish hot chocolate and Christmas treats for all runners and walkers!   The event is held at Northville High School on December 2 at 1pm.

Details of Event


Volunteers are the backbone of any event..please consider taking time to help. There are lots of opportunities to help and run too!


Should I Dress Up?? Heck Yes!!

Why?? Fabulous prizes are going to be given to some of the best outfits on race day. Our judges will be meandering amongst you Whos, picking their favorites costumes and posting them at our prize tent. So when you return from your run, check at the prize tent to see if you have impressed our judges…kids and dogs are judged too!

Whoville Check In/Late Registration Details

Whoville Race Day Details — Saturday Dec 1

  • Dec 1 — Late Registration/ Runner Check In at from Noon to 4PM at Gazelle Sports,   39737 Traditions Dr, Northville, MI 48168

Whoville Race Day Details — Sunday Dec 2

  • Runner Check -In/ Late registration from 11:30AM to 1pm at Northville High School, 45700 Six Mile Rd, Northville, MI 48168
  • 11:30AM — Runner Check-In
  • 12:50PM — Introduction of the Whoville Players
  • 1PM — Costume Judging Ends
  • 1PM — Kid’s Fun Run ( about 200 yards long)
  • Immediately after Kids Run the  5K Run Starts
  • 1 Minute After Run — 5K Walkers

Whoville quilt

Everyone registered for the Whoville 5K gets an entry for the quilt. You can buy additional entries during registration getting 6 chances for $5 bucks OR by donating to Gazelle Sports Foundation receiving 6 entries for $5 bucks!! You do not need to be present to win the quilt. Mr. and Mrs Mayor will deliver the quilt if you’re close to Whoville or by mail if you’re not!

fun for the whole family

We have a Kids Fun Run before the 5K run for ages 3yrs to 11 yrs old. Kids will get  a shirt and bib and be part of the Whoville Snowball fight. If you child is registered for the 5K they can join in the fun of the Kids run too.


Doug Bostian Race Director