The Memorial Day Mile

Mon May 29, 2023 Columbia City, IN 46725 US Directions


The Memorial Day Mile

10:15AM EDT - 10:45AM EDT

Race Website

Additional race information can be found at


227 West Van Buren Street
Columbia City, IN US 46725


Come join us this Memorial Day for a new tradition, a downhill competitive mile that starts downtown Columbia City and finishes at the Whitley County YMCA. The course follows Van Buren Street in a point to point race. The race will kick off the Annual Memorial Day Parade which starts at 10:15AM.

Packet Pick Up will be available starting at 8:30 AM on race day at Running Around Screen Printing located at 227 West Van Buren Street Columbia City, IN 46725.

The Start of the race will be just West of Running Around Screen Printing on Van Buren Street and will run east on Van Buren before finishing by the Whitley Country YMCA. Post race refreshments and awards will be given at the finish line.

Parking will be available throughout Columbia City as well as at the finish at the YMCA, we ask that participants refrain from parking along Van Buren Street (Start line/Parade Route).

Awards will be presented to the Overall Male and Female and the Overall Masters Male and Female
Age Group Awards will be given to the top person in each age group:
10 & Under, 11-12, 13-14, 15-16, 17-18, 19-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65+

100% of the profits from the race are added into the Veterans Marathon end of the year donation which will go to the local Churubusco American Legion Post 157 and Whitley County Paramedics.

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