Super Bowl 5K Thru Downtown Lansing
LANSING, Mich. (WILX) – The City of Lansing Public Service Department reports that starting at approximately 7:20 Sunday morning downtown streets will be closed for the Super Bowl 5K.
Closures are expected to last until approximately 11:30 a.m. on Sunday.
The following streets will be closed at approximately 7:20 a.m.
Closing of Capitol Avenue between Allegan Street and Ottawa Street
The following streets will also be impacted at approximately 8:45 a.m.
Allegan Street will be closed between Capitol Avenue and Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard
Ottawa Street will be reduced to one traffic lane between Walnut Street and Capitol Avenue
Michigan Avenue will be closed at Capitol Avenue
Townsend Street will be closed to through traffic between Washtenaw Street and Allegan Street
At approximately 9:15 am:
Walnut Street will be closed between Washtenaw Street and Ottawa Street
Pine Street will be closed between Washtenaw Street and Ottawa Street
Butler Boulevard will be closed to through traffic between Kalamazoo Street and Allegan Street
Kick off your Super Bowl Sunday with a 5k run/walk thru beautiful Downtown Lansing in front of our State Capitol! Run a fast accurate race, stay healthy and fit and then go and enjoy your Super Bowl Party!
Location: The start and finish of the race is in front of the Michigan State Capitol Building.
Start Time: 10 AM
Entry Fee: $25 until February 9th. $30 from February 10th to to February 11th
Pint Glass: All entries will receive a 16oz Pint Glass
Be sure to preregister. There is no race day registration.
Packet pick up: At Playmakers, Saturday 2/11 from 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm. The Playmakers store is located at 2299 West Grand River Ave. Okemos, MI 48864. You are able to pick up packets for family and friends on their behalf. Race day packet pickup will begin at 8:30 am in front of the State Capitol Building.
Results: Your accurate chip time and current overall and age group place will be texted to your phone and live on this site.
Age Group Awards: Medal to 1st place in age groups: 12 & under, 13-14, 15-16, 17-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75-79, 80+
Overall Awards: Medal and $25 Playmakers gift certificate to Male and Female Overall and Master (Over 40) winner.
Awards will be available race day at the awards table starting at 10:30 am. The awards table will be outside located near the refreshments.
Course:This is a 2 loop course. The start and finish is on Capitol Ave in front of the State Capitol. This will be an accurate and fast 3.1 mile course on the streets of Downtown Lansing. Course map and description.
SNOW! If there is snow the morning of the race the course will be plowed and salted!
Parking: Parking is free on all downtown streets on the weekends. Park along Michigan Ave and Washington St., or the side streets along Washington. The 2 lots in front of the Lugnut Baseball Stadium on Michigan Ave.and the lot at the Lansing Center on the corner of Michigan Ave. and Cedar St. are free on the weekends, you may come and go as you please with no need for a permit.
Proceeds from the race go to support High School and Middle School Cross Country and Track programs, and Youth Running Clubs through the Michigan Running Foundation grant program.