Pontiac’s 1st 5K & 1 Mile RUN & WALK to Benefit Seniors

Saturday, September 29th
Gates Open at 8 AM | Event Begins at 8:30 AM
Start / Finish: Oakland County Sheriff’s Pontiac Substation at 100 E. Pike 
$5 Suggested Donation At Check-In

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  • Proceeds raised will go toward fitness programming in downtown for seniors
  • 2 Route Options: 5K (3.1 mile loop) OR 1 mile loop (Preview of routes available at bottom of page)
  • ALL fitness levels and ages welcome! Walk, Jog, Run, Intervals, or even Skipping! A great walk and run route for the whole family.
  • Non-timed fun run and walk event – No bibs, medals, or official finish times.  If there’s enough interest, we’ll explore an annual, timed run and walk event! 
  • Roads  along route will not be closed.  Participants should remain on sidewalks and adhere to normal traffic laws.
  • All participants must register at check-in table and sign a waiver at the start of the event.
  • Dress comfortably for the weather with appropriate walking or running footwear.
  • Costumes, from crazy socks to a full super hero, encouraged!  After all, it’s Hauntiac season! Any participants who attend in costume will receive a $1 coupon good at Exferimentation Brewery from Sept. 29 to Nov. 3.
  • Parking is available at Municipal parking lots.  


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5K (3.1 Mile) Loop

  • Start: Sheriff’s Office – Hill St – Auburn – MLK Blvd – Michigan Ave – N. Frances Ave – Fiddis Ave – N. Sanford – Michigan Ave –  N. Jessie St. – Bellevue St. – N. Paddock St. – Mechanic St. – Union St. – E. Pike St. – Hill St. – Finish: Sheriff’s Office

1 Mile Loop

  • Start: Sheriff’s Office – Hill St – Auburn – Mariva – Pike St – Hill St – Finish: Sheriff’s Office