Location: South Haven, MI US 49090 Directions
Type: Run or Run/Walk, Walk Only
Al-Van’s Harborfest Furry 5K


SUNDAY JUNE 18, 2017

It's Father's Day!! Come out and run with your dad!!

Event Time Price Details
5K Run/Walk
8:00AM EDT - 12:00PM EDT
Paws on Parade 1 Mile Walk
8:00AM EDT - 12:00PM EDT
“Home" Run VIRTUAL 5K
8:00AM EDT - 12:00PM EDT
Kids Corner Park
South Haven, MI 49090

About This Event:  

Al-Van's Harborfest Furry 5K is June 18, 2017.  It's also Father's Day - come out and run with your dad!

Additional attraction - Spend time at the South Haven Harborfest    Info at:

The Al-Van’s Harborfest Furry 5K is a fundraiser for the Al-Van Humane Society, a no-kill animal shelter, located in South Haven.  Participants can run/walk with their pet, as long as they are leashed, up to date on vaccines and sign pet waiver.

Register Early!!  The Al-Van Humane Society Furry 5K will be closed after 400 registered participants


2017 - The “Home" Run VIRTUAL 5K

  • The “Home" Run VIRTUAL 5K is a non-timed event. Participants can participate anywhere, and any course.  Participants will get a bib# , tee shirt, and have it mailed to you. 
  • How to prepare for the virtual 5K on June 18th:

       1)  Choose a route.
       2)  Choose a time.
       3)  Recruit friends to run with you!


Event Fees:

  • Early registration, until June 11th, midnight: $25.00 (includes race t-shirt)
  • Late registration, June 12th - June 16th, midnight: $30.00 (t-shirt not guaranteed)
  • Early Packet Pickup, June 17th, $30.00 (t-shirt not guaranteed)
  • Day of race registration, June 18th: $35.00 (t-shirts may be purchased, if any remain)
  • Optional "Paws on Parade 1 Mile Walk" along the lakeshore with your pet: $20.00 (includes pet bandana).
  • T-Shirts are only guaranteed through June 11th.  After June 11th, T-Shirts will be only available in limited quantities and sizes (first come, first serve basis)


Event Times:

  • Saturday Packet Pickup -3 - 5 pm, Al-Van Rescued Treasures Resale Shop: 07591 Blue Star Highway, South Haven. (Across from Bronson South Haven Hospital).
  • Race Day Packet Pickup - 6:30 - 7:30 am, Kids Corner Park, Monroe Blvd., South Haven.
  • 5K Start Time: Sunday @ 8:00 a.m. 
  • Paws on Parade 1 Mile Walk @ 8:00 a.m. (Will stage behind the 5K participants) 


Age groups:

12 and Under, 13-16, 17-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70 and Over.



Overall Male, Overall Female, Overall Master Male and Female, and 3 deep in each age group.


Timing and Scoring: 

Timing and scoring will be done by Mac's Sports Timing.  Race results will be posted at the event and posted online shortly after the event.

Race Contact Info

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Course Map and Route


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Kids Corner Park
South Haven, MI 49090


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