Tinsel Toes 5K

Sat December 9, 2023 Battle Creek, MI 49014 US
Where the ugly sweater and running shoes unite.


Tinsel Toes 5k

5:30PM EST - 7:00PM EST


Full Blast
35 West Hamblin Avenue
Battle Creek, MI US 49014


The Tinsel Toes 5k, brought to you by Cereal City Athletics, is a family fun run that weaves through the beautiful Festival of Lights in Downtown Battle Creek. Our focus is on highlighting our beautiful downtown and bringing friends and family together for fitness and festive fun. All proceeds from the event benefit Girls on the Run of Calhoun County. There will be day of registration available at packet pick-up 4-5:15 pm at Full Blast. Participants who register the day of the event will not be guaranteed shirts (they will be available on a first come, first serve basis).

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Tinsel Toes 5k will be starting and finishing at Full Blast, located at 35 West Hamblin Ave, Battle Creek, Michigan 49017. 


Prizes will be awarded to

  • the most festive individual AND the most festive family
  • the most lit up and
  • the ugliest Christmas sweater

Make sure to show your festive spirit or you may be chosen for the annual bah-hum-bug award!

Awards will be announced at 6:15. You MUST visit the judging table in order to be eligible for awards. Judges will be Girls on the Run board members and coaches.

Please keep all costumes and ugly sweaters family appropriate. 


  • 4:00 PM EST - Packet Pick-up/Day of Registration
  • 4:00 PM EST - Photo booth and pre-race festivities
  • 5:30 PM EST - Start
  • 6:15 PM EST - Awards

Family Registration

Family registration is applicable to families living in the same household. The family registration is valid for families of 3 or 4. If you are registering a group larger than 4 people, please contact Nikki at info@cerealcityathletics.com for discount information. 

Proceeds from the Event Benefit Girls on the Run of Calhoun County

To learn more about the program and its impact in Calhoun County, visit the GOTR Calhoun County website


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