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On the Road to Grandma’s: Grandma’s Marathon 2018 Events

THURSDAY, JUNE 14

ESSENTIA HEALTH FITNESS EXPO. FREE (DECC Arena) 4-8 p.m. Open to the public – $5/day parking at the DECC

RACE PACKET PICK-UP (DECC Paulucci Hall) 4-8 p.m.

FRIDAY, JUNE 15

ESSENTIA HEALTH FITNESS EXPO (DECC Arena) 10 a.m.-9 p.m.

RACE PACKET PICK-UP (DECC Paulucci Hall) 10 a.m.-11 p.m.

MICHELINA’S ALL-YOU-CAN-EAT SPAGHETTI DINNER (DECC Pioneer Hall) 11 a.m.-9 p.m.

BUS TOURS OF THE RACECOURSE. $5 (Departing from the DECC) 1 and 3 p.m. Tickets available at the info booth in Pioneer Hall

WHIPPER SNAPPER RACES FOR KIDS. FREE (Bayfront Festival Park). Open to ages 14-and-under. Registration noon. Mascot Races, Kids Races to follow 2 p.m.

GUEST SPEAKER PRESENTATIONS (DECC Edmund Fitzgerald Hall)

25TH ANNUAL WILLIAM A. IRVIN 5K (at the William A. Irvin ore boat) 6 p.m.

LIVE ENTERTAINMENT. $20 (Big Top Tent in Canal Park) All ages show gates open at 7 p.m.

SATURDAY, JUNE 16

28TH ANNUAL GARRY BJORKLUND HALF MARATHON 6:15 a.m.

42nd ANNUAL GRANDMA’S MARATHON 7:45 a.m.

LIVE ENTERTAINMENT. FREE (Big Top Tent in Canal Park) All ages show.

AWARDS CEREMONY (Lake Superior Ballroom DECC) 4 p.m.

LIVE ENTERTAINMENT. $10 (Big Top Tent in Canal Park) Ages 21+. Gates open at 7 p.m.