Coast Guard Festival Run



Enthusiastic volunteers needed to help make our race event a success! Responsibilities include setting up signage on the race route, setting up refreshment tables, helping with registration, passing out t-shirts and water, and cheering on the course! If you would like to volunteer, please send an email to:

Coast Guard Festival Run

Presented by North Ottawa Community Health System 

For 40 years, the Tri-Cities Family YMCA has hosted two exceptional run events in the beautiful community of Grand Haven. Our runs feature challenging courses, varied terrain and beautiful views of Lake Michigan. All of the proceeds from the race events benefit youth and family programs at the Tri-Cities Family YMCA.

Coast Guard Festival Run

Join the fun in the Coast Guard Festival Run presented by North Ottawa Community Health System.  There’s something for everyone from the avid racer to the occasional walker, with our 5K Run/Walk, 10K Run/Walk, the 1 Mile Family Fun Run/Walk and the Tot Trot obstacle course for ages 3-6.  All ages are welcome to participate, so bring family and friends!

Thank you sponsors!

We couldn’t pull off this amazing run without the generous support of our sponsors. Please join us in thanking and frequenting the businesses below who support health and wellness programs in our community.

Saturday, July 27, 2019CG reg button 2015

  • 7:30am – 5K Run/Walk
  • 8:30am – 10K Run
  • 8:45am – 1 Mile Family Fun Run/Walk
  • 9:15am – Tot Trot Obstacle Course
  • 10:00am – Awards Ceremony


  • $30 thru July 25 / $35 after July 25 – Individual 5K or 10K
  • *$75 – Family of up to 4 – 5K or 10K
  • $7 – 1 Mile Fun Run / no t-shirt
  • $15 – 1 Mile Fun Run with t-shirt
  • FREE – Tot Trot (ages 3-6)

***Please note family registration pricing ends at midnight on Wednesday, July 25th***

Packet Pick Up and Late Registration

  • Friday, July 26 from 4:30-7:00 p.m.
  • Saturday, July 27 beginning at 6:30 a.m.

All packets must be picked up by 9 a.m.

Race Course Maps

Course Map