- Sponsored by Chem-Trend -


Join the community tradition of the 40th Annual Howell Melon Run on August 18th.  This is one of the most scenic and beautiful run/walks through residential streets, historic Lakeview Cemetery, and Howell City Park.  The race starts and finishes in downtown Howell.  On-site registrations, post-race awards, and refreshments will all take place on State Street.  Bring the whole family to enjoy all the special events including the Melon Roll, 1/4 Mile Tot Trot, Mascot Dash, One Mile Fun Run/Walk, 5K, and 10K.  A security area will be provided for all runners during the race.  The course is certified by USA Track & Field. Runners who register after August 10th are not guaranteed a T-Shirt.

Click here to view the 1 Mile Course Map
Click here to view the 5K/10K Course Map

EVENTS Start at 6 PM

6pm - The Melon Roll (ages 2-5) (THIS EVENT IS FULL)
6:15pm - The Tot Trot (ages 3-8) (THERE IS NO ON-SITE REGISTRATION FOR THIS EVENT) - Click here to register.
6:30pm - The Mascot Dash - Click here for more information
6:45pm - 1 Mile Fun Run - Click here to register
7:00pm - 40th Annual Melon Run 5K/10K - Click here to register

Early packet pickup is Thursday, August 17th from 4pm-8pm at The Hive Youth Services Center, 214 N. Walnut St.
On-Site packet pickup starts at 5:00pm Friday, August 18th on State Street.