Mon May 29, 2023 Novi, MI 48375 US Directions


5k Run/Walk

7:30AM EDT

Mile Fun Run

8:30AM EDT


45325 W 10 Mile Rd.
Novi, MI US 48375


Join us for the unofficial start of the summer at the Novi Memorial Day Run. The day’s festivities will include a 5K starting at 7:30 am, and a mile fun run starting at 8:30 am. A portion of the proceeds benefits the Novi Parks Foundation and Jessica’s Splashpad. In 2022 more than 500 runners participated and we are excited for this years event!

Pricing 5k Run/walk $29 until May 19th, then $34. 1 mile fun run is $19. See information below on how you can save $5 on your entry fee and/or Run for FREE!

T-shirts are guaranteed with registration by May 1st. T-shirts are sold out! 

Finishers Medals to all participants at the conclusion of the race!

Early packet pick-up will be on Sunday, May 28 from 9-11 am at Township Hall in Fuerst Park.

Race day packet pickup will begin at 6:30 am

Race day schedule 5k run/walk 7:30 am, 1 mile 8:30 am. Following the run head on over to the Novi Civic Center area for the Memorial Day Parade.   

Awards will be given to the Overall Male and Female winners as well as first place in each age group (male & female) 18 and under, 19-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, and 70+

Please see the Course Map and FAQ tabs along the top of the page for more information.

The race will be professionally timed by the Michigan Running Foundation. Results will be live at the race and available on this website after the race.

Bring a friend - Save $5!

Get the word out to your friends about this great race! When you refer a friend you'll get a $5 refund!  Valid for both the 5k and 1 mile. Refer as many friends as you can and you'll be running for FREE! Referrals are valid when the person registers for the race using the unique referral code you send them. You will receive a unique referral code once you register for the race.  Details provided at checkout, and in your confirmation email.

T-shirt and Finishers Medal

Participants will receive a t-shirt if registered by May 1st. Due to the increased registration after the order was made, T-SHIRTS ARE SOLD OUT!

All participants will receive a finishers medal at the conclusion of the race.  Please note:  Due to increased registration numbers, the medal count is low.  If you finish the race and there are no medals left, please see the awards table and we will order you one to be delivered to your home via mail.   

Run For FREE!

Donate $100 and you'll receive a FREE entry! Discounted entry fee available for other donation amounts.

Steps how to receive a free/discounted entry:

1. Choose Sign Up and follow the steps to register for the race

2. You will be routed to the Donation page during registration, choose your donation level.

3. Your Free/discounted entry will be reflected in the cart during checkout

* Please note if you go to the donation page first and enter the donation the discount will not be applied for a free entry. You must register by choosing Sign Up first

Proceeds from the event support the Novi Parks Foundation and Jessica's Splashpad. Thank you for your support.

Race Contact Info

If you have any questions about this race, click the button below.


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