Calvin Christian 5K Blast - 10:00 am start time: Flat and fast, out and back course on the streets behind Calvin Christian High School. Endorsed by Governor's Council on Physical Fitness, allowing race entrants to enter the 2016 Mackinac Bridge Run Lottery. Mile markers at 1 mile, 2 mile, and 3 mile points. Accurate 5K course with indoor finish. Well marked with lead police vehicle and course volunteers at all intersections. All racers receive Winter Shake Up Bucks (sponsored by Mayor Steve Maas) - dollar values redeemable for food, beverage, or carriage rides at the Winter Shake Up.
Calvin Christian 1K Winter Flurry Kid's Run - 10:45 am start time: For all future high school runners. Same indoor finish as adult 5K. Pre-registers guaranteed race shirt and finisher medal.
For additional race information and registration forms, visit www.winterblastrun.com.
Chili Cook Off - Think you have the best chili in Grandville? Why not put it to the test. Join us for our 1st annual Winter Shake Up Chili Cook Off. 1st place receives $150, a trophy, and bragging rights for the entire year!
KDL Story time and winter craft. 12:00, 1:00, and 2:00. Need to warm up? Pop into KDL at one of the listed times for some winter stories and a snowflake craft. Recommended for ages 3-6, but all are welcome. FREE
Chili Pepper Eating Contest - 2:00 pm Franklin St. Corridor: Come watch crazy, or better yet, choose to participate in crazy with a chance to win the $100.00 prize! This contest will only last a few minutes, so plan ahead if you want to see it. Participation is free, but registration is required. Limited to 10 entrants.