- Sponsored by Chem-Trend -


The community tradition continues with the 41st Annual Howell Melon Run on August 17th. 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 (like melon ice cream) 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.  

Make sure you register before August 3rd or you will NOT BE GUARANTEED a race 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) - Click here to register
6:15pm - The Tot Trot (ages 3-8)  - 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 - 41st Annual Melon Run 5K/10K - Click here to register

Early Packet Pick-up location: Thursday, August 16th from 4:00pm-8:00pm at The HIVE, 214 North Walnut Street, Howell Michigan, 48843