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CARLA ORCHESTRATES THE DECORATING OF OUR TREATS…NOT ONLY THE SCRUMPTIOUS TASTE BUT THE DELICIOUS APPEARANCE TOO!

EMILY IS OUR GO TO WHO! DOES ASSIST IN ALL THINGS, FROM DECORATIONS TO TREATS TO COSTUME JUDGING!

LESLIE ORGANIZES THE JUDGING AND REGISTRATION. HER BIGGEST ROLE THOUGH IS MRS. MAYOR!

JILL MANAGES ALL THINGS VOLUNTEER! SHE ALSO HELPS IN DECORATING AND TREAT MAKING!

SILVIA IS THE VOICE OF WHOVILLE! SHE WILL EMCEE THE EVENT THIS YEAR AND SUPPORTS DECORATING AND JUDGING!

DOUG (A.K.A. THE MAYOR OF WHOVILLE) IS ALONG FOR THE RIDE!

MEET THE WHOVILLE PLAYERS

Register or volunteer  for this year's Whoville 5k now!!

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We have enough volunteers for Whoville at this point. Check with us as we get closer for any changes.

 

If you are running you can own one too!

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WIN THIS HANDMADE QUILT DESIGNED BY MRS MAYOR!!

 

EVERYONE ENTERED HAS A CHANCE TO TAKE THIS HOME!

 

EXTRA RAFFLE TICKETS CAN BE PURCHASED AT EVENT TOO!

WE ARE RAISING MONEY TO SUPPORT WOUNDED WARRIOR PROJECT..ALL EXTRA DONATIONS FOR RAFFLE TICKETS GO TO THEIR CAUSE

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GRAND RAPIDS, MI

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Come dressed in your best holiday, Whoville outfit!!

THE WHOVILLE 5K

DEC 21 @ 10AM

Be part of the fourth annual event that has become West Michigan's favorite Christmas Holiday event!! The Whoville 5k includes a 5k run/walk, kid's fun run and a sweet finish in Whoville, featuring hot chocolate and chocolate goodies for runners.

 

Don't miss your chance to race the Grinch to Mt. Crumpit and back to Whoville! Beware because the Grinch will try to steer you off course! But never fear the  Things and Cat in the Hat will assist you along your journey!!

 

Riverside Park, 2001 Monroe Avenue NW, Grand Rapids, MI 49501 -- Whoville located at south end of park

 

Parking opportunities on Monroe Ave and along neighborhood streets to the east of the park. There will be a Grand Rapids Police Officer assisting pedestrian crossing at the corner of Monroe and Knapp Streets.  The parking lot south Riverside Park is for volunteers only.

 

 

 

 

Schedule of Events

Packet Pick Up/Late Registration--Gazelle Sports, 3930 28th St. Grand Rapids

  • Saturday, December 13, 2014 from 4pm to 8pm
  • Sunday, December 14, 2014 from 1pm to 4pm

Race Day:

  • Packet Pick Up (No late Reg) 8:30am to 10am
  • 10am -- Kid's Run -- New Time This Year
  • 10:05am -- 5K Run/Walk

Costume Judging -- Give Your Raffle Ticket to the Judge at the Whoville Village

  • 8:30am to 10am

Spectators can purchase coffer or hot chocolate at the Whoville Cafe for $1 a cup --  all of these proceeds go to Wounded Warrior Foundation

 

 

 

MEET THE FOUNDERS

Designed by THE MAYOR OF WHOVILLE

www.whoville5k.com