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Howell Recreation and presenting sponsor ChemTrend proudly present the 45th Annual Howell Melon Run (we welcome runners, walkers, and those racing in wheelchairs and other assistive devices) on August 12, 2022 , events begin at 6PM in beautiful downtown Howell.
This year's race will feature classic events for the whole family such as the Melon Roll, The One in a Melon Mile, The Mascot Dash and the fan favorite Howell Melon Run 5k
Early packet pick-up will be on August 9th - August 11th from 8am-8pm at the Oceola Community Center at 1661 N. Latson Rd, Howell. We ask that you try to pick up your items in advance if possible but packets will be available on-site for race day starting at 5pm. We will send out a reminder email with details when it gets closer.
100% of the net proceeds go to providing community programs for the Howell area.
Registrations on or before 7/24/22 are guaranteed a 50/50 short sleeve shirt. Registrations after that date will not receive a shirt. Participants will also receive a coupon for a free scoop of the delicious Howell Melon Ice Cream from the Howell Rotary.
Your accurate chip time and current overall and age group place will be texted to your phone and live on this site.
One in Melon Mile - Overall
5k - Overall Awards Male and Female and Masters Male and Female.
Awards for top 3 finishers in each age group for Male and Female.
14 & Under
The race will be chipped timed by the Michigan Running Foundation.
All 5k runners have a chance for a FREE RACE! Each registered runner will received a special code via email. Send that code to as many friends as possible to get them to register. Participants will receive $1 back for every new registration through this special code up to $25. Offer is only available with online registrations.
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Additional race information can be found at http://howellmelonfestival.com.
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