Participants will meet in the Farmers Market Pavilion and the course will take runners and walkers north on Utica Road to the City’s Nature Center where participants will cross over the river and return south to Dodge Park via the parks’ scenic bike path.
$25 through Sept. 1
$30 through Oct. 8
$35 Day of Race
Awards will be given for Overall Men and Women, as well as age group awards (Top 3 in every age group). Medals, post-race snacks and an adult beverage (for those over 21) are also included.
Shirts are guaranteed to those registered by Sept. 26; availability may be limited to anyone registering after Sept. 26.
Early packet pick-up will be available at the Sterling Heights Community Center, 40250 Dodge Park Road, on Friday, Oct. 8 between 11 a.m. and 3 p.m.
The 2021 Oktoberfast 5k is also accepting donations to support the Daryl Brown Memorial Scholarship Fund. Daryl Brown was a retired Sterling Heights Police Officer, a coach at St. Anne's and Regina, as well as a longtime runner. Additional donations are available at registration.