Lansing, MI

Event Information

UPDATE 5/13: The race is now 91% sold out! Sign up now before it’s too late!

Rock 3.1 miles through the beautiful orchard before welcoming spring with friends, hard cider, and fun! Scroll down for all the details then hit ‘Register Now’ to secure your spot for the Michigan 5K!

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Lansing, MI

Uncle John's Cider Mill

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Uncle John's Cider Mill

8614 U.S. 127 St. Johns, MI 48879

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About the Location

Located 20 minutes north of Lansing, Uncle John's Cider Mill brings back childhood memories for most people in the area. Fast forward to 2019 where the cidery is hosting the 5th annual 5K! After dashing through the beautiful orchard, you'll be ready to enjoy one of their many hard ciders at the finish line! Stick around for food, music, cider, sun, and fun!

May 18, 2019 Packet Pickup Begins at 8:00 AM Waves Begin at 10:00 AM for (5K)

What You Get

Sure, the real reward is an awesome event where you get to run a race with your friends, but we want you to have some sweet gear to remember your experience by.

Unique 2019 Race Day Shirt

Unique 2019 Race Day Shirt

Custom 2019 Finisher's Medal

Custom 2019 Finisher's Medal

Commemorative Event Glass

Commemorative Event Glass

Hard Cider Run Event Perks
But Wait, There's More, You Also Receive:
  • Entry to the 5K run or walk
  • Ultra Soft T-shirt, perfect for the spring days ahead
  • 2019 finisher's medal
  • Commemorative bib
  • Chip timing with text/email notifications
  • Glass of hard cider (regular cider also available)
  • Keepsake glass
  • Free professional race photos
  • Free parking at the orchard
5K Hard Cider Race

Event Options

While the standard 5K is always the most popular event, we have a fun option to add on when registering! Check out The Hungry Apple Challenge and add it on when you register online!

The Hungry Apple
Hungry Apple Badge
The Hungry Apple Challenge

Select The Hungry Apple Challenge and you will enjoy a scrumptious donut at each mile marker. Eat all three, cross the finish line, and you’ll receive a second, exclusive The Hungry Apple Challenge medal!

Virtual Run/Walk
Virtual Run Badge
Virtual Run/Walk

Can’t make it to The Hard Cider Run this year? No worries! Check out the always-popular Virtual option. Run or walk 3.1 miles in your own neighborhood any day this spring. We will ship you your ultra soft t-shirt, bib and medals ahead of time. All you have to do is decide where you want to rock your 3.1 miles (and where post-race happy hour will be!) Check out the details and sign up here.

More Information

Here's some extra information that participants might find useful or interesting regarding this Hard Cider Run event.

  • Parking
    Parking

    Parking is free! Please consider carpooling to help save some space. Also, understand that parking is held on grassy fields. If it rains during the week leading up to the race, it could become very muddy!

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    Participant Guide

    Be sure you are fully prepared for race day by reading the official Participant Guide.

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Get Some Gear

Order one of these during registration and you'll be set for those long sessions in the gym (and also those fun happy hours!)

See You Again Next Year!

We're looking forward to seeing you then!